SkillPort 7.3 New Features for Learners
Click any of the links below to read about the new features and enhancements for SkillPort 7.3 learners.
SkillPort 7.3 SR1 Patch 17
You now have the ability to print completion certificates for assets that you completed in learning management systems other than SkillPort.
If your organization has imported progress data from other learning management systems, this data displays on the Imported tab in MY PROGRESS. Now, you can click in the Actions column to print a completion certificate for this learning asset.
Refer to Print a Certificate of Completion for more information.
SkillPort 7.3 SR1 Patch 15
Note: This enhancement affects only users on SkillPort sites that have Skillsoft Course Manager (SCM) enabled.
Previously, SCM synchronized offline course play activity data, that was locally stored on your computer, when you logged in to SkillPort. This synchronization no longer occurs during SkillPort log in; as a result, the Java pop-up for SCM no longer displays when you log in.
Now, in order to synchronize this activity back to SkillPort, you must use one of the following methods:
SkillPort 7.3 SR1
When viewing assets in MY PLAN, the Available for Training date and time now displays for recurring compliance courses. This date and time indicates the open window for the course, which is calculated from the Open Window setting specified by your SkillPort Admin when making the assignment.
Prior to the specified Available for Training date and time, the course will be in review mode, and no progress will be tracked for the course. The following message displays if you attempt to launch a course prior to its Available for Training date and time.
SkillPort 7.3 now supports Single Sign-On (SSO) for mobile devices, including:
SkillPort Mobile is an application specifically designed for your mobile devices. It includes a subset of SkillPort functionality and is designed for working with mobile content.
Note: To ensure mobile content playback, turn off pop-up blockers in your browser.
Mobile content includes:
Non-mobile content includes all other types of learning assets. With the exception of ILT courses, all non-mobile content can be searched for, viewed, and managed in My Plan—but not launched for play—on SkillPort Mobile.
You can switch between displaying only mobile content or all content by clicking Actions > Show Mobile Only > or Show All.
If your organization has enabled it, MY PLAN has two new views, which allows you to view the assets in your MY PLAN folder differently. Regardless of whichever view displays, asset progress is recorded once for all instances of the asset.
SkillPort 7.3 includes the following ILT features for Learners:
Course Summary Page
This page displays all the information related to a particular course.
The user can view the list of courses available to him/her and view details of a selected course. Once the course has been selected, the user is allowed to consequently:
The user is able to enroll in or withdraw from an ILT session for a particular course. Additionally, the user can add ILT sessions to MY PLAN.
Dialogue Live Sessions
The user can also join a Dialogue Live session within a course.