Category Archive for "How To"

Introducing VTA Themes for LMS Back-Office

September 14, 2017

Are you ready for a change in your LMS?  Change the color of VTA Back-office with themes. Sometimes, it is the little things that make a difference and that is why RISC will let you chose the theme of RISC’s…

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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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Satisfying Competencies with Performance Checklists

Competency assessments within VTA provide a great way to ensure employees are qualified for their jobs, establish an inventory of skills within your organization and foster a continuous performance improvement discussion between employees and supervisors.  While most competency assessments are…

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Data Cleanup in your LMS (Part 2)

Is it time to Spring clean your LMS? (Part 2 of 2) In our first post, we took a look at why LMS administrators might throw their hands up and want to scrap their LMS, when all it needs is…

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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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