The world’s first certification programme for e-learning professionals has
been launched by the Institute of IT Training (IITT) and the Training
Aimed at anyone involved in e-learning – consultants, developers, tutors and
managers – the Certified e-Learning Professional Programme comprises 300 hours
of online study designed for collaborative learning with online tutorial
The courses have been developed by the Training Foundation, which also
manages the programme’s website at www.elearningprofessional.com. They are
underpinned by the IITT’s competency framework, which was developed on the
basis of more than two years’ experience of setting e-learning standards.
The programme’s advisory board comes from a number of organisations and
sectors, including University for Industry, the Open University, the e-Learning
Network, Knowledgepool and Lancaster University.