Shifting to virtual instructor-led training (VILT) is a big step for organizations that have been relying solely on traditional classroom training programs. Many of them have been forced to do that almost overnight because of the pandemic. That said, how easy (or difficult) is it to host VILT programs?
As with any other training, learner engagement is a challenge in VILT as well. In fact, in a virtual classroom it is even more difficult for the instructor to keep track of the participants’ interest levels. They also have to compete against other distractions that learners face – messages and emails that keep popping up on their phones, the urge to surf the net, etc.
But one of the biggest advantages of VILT is that it allows interactive discussions and activities, similar to a classroom. Check out this infographic for 5 tips to retain participants’ interest in a virtual classroom.
Follow these 5 tips to overcome VILT’s greatest challenge – learner engagement – and see your training results soar!
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