Special Spring Workshop
(Combined Regular Monthly, CM-SIG,
and eSIG Program)
Revitalize Your Training
A Day with Tom Kuhlmann,
eLearning and PowerPoint RockStar
Rapid E-Learning: From Blah to Hoorah!
Tom Kuhlmann will walk us through e-learning design techniques
in this special 3-hour workshop. It’s easy enough to build
e-learning courses with today’s tools, but ease of authoring isn’t
the only consideration when it comes to building your courses.
Rapid e-learning presents many opportunities and challenges.
Also, most of us work with limited budgets and resources.
Join Tom as he shares practical tips on getting the most out of the
resources you already have -- to build engaging and interactive
You’ll learn how to:
* Apply simple ways to get started and move your Information
and Learning Technology content online
* Match the look and feel of the course to your content
* Apply rapid instructional design models to quickly build
effective and interactive e-learning
This workshop is understandable by those new to e-learning,
useful for those wishing to enhance their e-learning design
methodology, and satisfying to those who have inquiring minds
about e-learning techniques!
Unleashing the Power of PowerPoint
An online search will find all sorts of whining and complaining that
PowerPoint is lame. In reality, it is one of the most versatile and
exciting applications out there. The problem is that many people
just don’t know how to access all of the PowerPoint pizzazz.
If you use (or need) PowerPoint in the meeting room, the training
room, or in e-learning, this workshop is for you. Tom
will demonstrate how to stand up and say no to the same old
boring presentations. In this three -hour workshop, Tom will reveal
inspirational ways to use PowerPoint and how to become a
PowerPoint super-star. He’ll also provide access to hundreds of
You’ll learn how to:
* Create engaging presentations
* Design and edit graphics with Photoshop-type functions
* Use audio and video files
* Maximize PowerPoint as an e-learning authoring tool
With the right skills, PowerPoint is one of the best multimedia
applications available. Join Tom Kuhlmann as he shares ways to
get more out of PowerPoint. He will build slides as we watch and
show examples their conversion.
Tom Kuhlmann has almost twenty years of
experience in the training industry, where he's
developed and managed e-learning courses for
organizations of all sizes. He’s passionate
about learning technology and he focuses on
helping people succeed and grow. Tom is a
frequent speaker at National ASTD and e-learning
industry events. He is known throughout the field
for his practical, no-nonsense approach to e-learning.
Currently Tom is the VP of Community for Articulate, where he
manages the E-Learning Heroes Community and writes the Rapid
E-Learning Blog which is published weekly to over 80,000 readers.
Do you want hands-on practice? You are welcome to
bring your own laptop or other device; however, a laptop is not
required to participate in either workshop. Your registration
includes the opportunity to download examples from Tom’s
presentations and additional resources to apply the learning long
after the Spring Workshop ends!
ASTD Competency Model:
The Areas of Expertise, as defined by the
ASTD Competency Model, include nine critical
factors needed to be a successful workplace
learning professional. This month’s event
supports the “Designing Learning” Area of Expertise.
Click the model for a legible full-size view.
Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2012
8:00am - 9:00am
Morning Workshop Check-in, Continental Breakfast, Networking
9:00am - 12:00pm
Rapid E-Learning Workshop: From Blah to Hoorah!
Includes continental breakfast & coffee break
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lunch (only for those attending both workshops), Networking,
Afternoon Workshop check-in
1:30pm - 4:30pm
Workshop: Unleashing the Power of PowerPoint
Includes beverage break
University Center at the University of North Florida
12000 Alumni Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
For Directions, click HERE.
Morning OR Afternoon Workshop - $89
BOTH Workshops - $169
Morning OR Afternoon Workshop - $69
BOTH Workshops - $119
Morning OR Afternoon Workshop - $55
BOTH Workshops - $90
Morning OR Afternoon Workshop - $39
BOTH Workshops - $59
For information on joining ASTD-NEFL, click HERE.
For information on Student Membership, click HERE.
Seating is limited, so be sure to register early for this great
learning opportunity. You can register for either workshop or for the
full day. All Registrations close at midnight on April 3, 2012.
Due to requirements of space and catering, we will not be
able to admit unregistered "walk-ins."
Online registration requires payment by MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American
Express, or PayPal. For an alternate payment method, please register by
emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (904) 356-9008.
Thank You to the Sponsors of this Event: