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New VTA Support Features

Introduction I wanted to quickly get the news out about two new VTA Support features: We have completely updated the VTA Online Help system for VTA 8.0 Backoffice. Two new videos were added to RISC’s YouTube channel. VTA Online Help System This…

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VTA Utilities 8.0 Manual Cover

Utilities Student Guide Updated for VTA 8.0

The VTA Utilities Student Guide for the updates in VTA 8.0 is ready for you!

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Feedback Measure Sets in VTA 8.0

To continue my series on VTA Test Feedback features in version 8.0, I created a video that looks at another way to collect data from students about the Test Question… Feedback Measure Sets. This post will go over the details described in the video.

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Evaluator 8.0 Manual

Evaluator Student Guide Updated for VTA 8.0

The VTA Evaluator Student Guide has been updated to match the major updates in VTA 8.0.

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Confident Measure in VTA Tests

Confidence Measure Available in VTA 8.0

Introduction I recently posted a video that discusses the Confidence Measure available in VTA 8.0. This post will go over some of the details described. The Confidence Measure is a Test Feedback feature that is presented on each Test Question…

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Online Certificates in Learner

VTA Online Certificate – 2017 Update

Since VTA 8.0 got such a great makeover, we decided to spruce up the Online Certificate program, its instructions and templates.
There are other ways to associate or generate a completion certificate in VTA. For example:
•A modified Attendance Report can create a certificate for each student.
•You can scan hard-copies and associate them as Roster Documents so students, supervisors and instructors can access them in Learner.
Using the VTA Online Certificate program is still the easiest method to get a completion certificate into your students’ hands so we hope the 2017 updates help make that easier for you.

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Compliance Training – Team Management Process (Part 4)

To continue this series on the VTA TM feature used to help organizations assign compliance training, let’s look at the Periods tab of a TMG record.

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Compliance Training – Team Management Process (Part 3)

Overview In my last blog about Team Management (TM), I covered the General tab of a Team Management Group (TMG) record: Its fields. How to use the Language option. How Stages work. How Team Assignment Dates are applied. To continue…

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Compliance Training – Team Management Process (Part 2)

To continue this series on the VTA Team Management feature used to help organizations assign compliance training, let’s look at the General tab of a complete TMG record.

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Compliance Training – Team Management Process (Part 1)

Regardless of the complexity of your organization, you will need to consider an approach to VTA TM that works for everyone to manage their compliance training. Some aspects of the design must be determined to accommodate the entire organization, across the enterprise. These are settings, values or processes you set up to be used by everyone. Other decisions can be determined at the Site level.

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