Product Webinars


Accord webinars help you get the most from your LMS with overviews of new technology and in depth training. Bring your questions too.



Checking Knowledge and Gathering Feedback

Wednesday, 28 Nov 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Creating Assessments in Accord
  • Organizing Question Groups
  • Randomizing Questions and setting Completion Requirements

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how to add quizzes and surveys using the Accord LMS. He will cover how to create, assign questions and review learner results.


Previous Webinars

Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Setting Learning Elements as Resources
  • Enrolling learners in Resources
  • Organizing the Resources for learner use

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how to add content to learners as an untracked resource, which is helpful for documentation, forms, etc.


Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Setting initial deadlines for required learning
  • Setting a renewal schedule for learning that must be repeated
  • Reporting on previous and current assignments

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how to set up learning roles so that learners are automatically reassigned to content that must be repeated on a set schedule. He will also demonstrate how to report and track the detail through Accord.


Wednesday, 15 Aug 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Creating LMS Admins Types with limited access to the content catalog and Learners
  • Allowing access to specific Reports for specific LMS Admins Types
  • Allowing access to specific Dashboards for specific LMS Admins Types

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how to create LMS Admins Types that can only access limited parts of the content catalog and specific Learners. This is useful when delegating the management responsibility for larger team structures. He will also show how to allow access to specific reports and dashboard charts for specific LMS Admin Types.


Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Checking Team and Individual Enrollments to Training
  • Manually marking learners complete
  • Dropping enrollments from roles or learners
  • Recalculating folder attempts

In this demo, Matt will show you how to use the advanced actions found on the enrollment tab so that you are prepared when the need arises.


Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Assigning Teams automatically
  • Tracking User Details
  • Collecting assignment uploads
  • Tracking individual Educational Activity category points

In this demo, Matt will show you how to use all of the new features provided in Accord LMS 5.9.


Wednesday, 16 May 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Report on Individual and Group training progress
  • Track Due Date compliance through Reports
  • Monitor Quiz and Survey results
  • Gain insight into Learner usage
  • Create custom Report Definitions that can be automatically delivered

In this demo, Matt will show you how to use Accord LMS reports to keep informed on training progress, effectiveness and overall compliance.


Wednesday, 18 April 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Create a custom PDF template for your Certificates
  • Use tokens to add Learner and Course data to your Certificates
  • Create a Certificate Learning Element and bind it to your Certificate

In this demo, Matt will show you how to build and use your own custom Certificates to recognize training completion by learners as well as provide learners with proof of completion for continuing education requirements.


Wednesday, 21 March 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • An overview of the new Community Engagement features
  • How to facilitate threaded conversations with Discussions
  • How to build a collection of Answers to common Questions
  • How to encourage suggestions and up votes through Ideas

In this demo, Matt will introduce you to Accord's new community engagement features and show how you can leverage your Learner's collective wisdom to build a community, offload your support team and understand what their needs are.


Wednesday, 21 February 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • How to ensure Learner Identity via live Webcam Proctoring
  • How to add Proctoring to selected Testing or Training Content
  • The Learner Experience of a Proctored Test
  • Reporting on Proctoring Status in the Accord LMS

In this demo, Matt will show you how to quickly setup real-time Learner attendance and ID verification for critical certification compliance. The verification is achieved by live remote proctoring, provided by Integrity Advocate staff, via the Learner's webcam.


Wednesday, 17 January 2018 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Creating Teams
  • Adding Learners to Teams
  • Navigating Teams as an Admin
  • Using Teams in your Reports

In this demo, Matt will show you how to use Teams in Accord to organize learners, put learners with in groups with their managers, and track learners by their Team membership.


Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Creating Sessions for Live Classes
  • Adding Instructors and Classrooms
  • Learner Registrations
  • Updating Rosters

In this demo, Matt will show you the mechanics of setting up and managing live class events through Accord LMS. Topics will include the organization, creation, editing and learner view of face to face instruction.


Wednesday, 15 November 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Improved Instructor Management for ILT
  • Instructor and Location search for users and admins
  • Catalog direct links
  • "Update Only" option for Bulk Learner Import

In this demo, Matt will show you many of the updated features in Accord LMS 5.5, including new roles specifically for Instructors, improved search for sessions by the Instructor or Location, new direct links for Courses and Learning Elements, and improvements to Bulk Learner Import.


Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • New Portal Admin Layout and Navigation
  • Search Updates
  • Other UI Enhancements

In this demo, Matt will show you how navigate and use some of the DNN 9 features that come with Accord LMS 5.4. This is important to any new or existing clients that utilize the web content management features such as adding new pages, adding HTML content or for E-Commerce administration.


Wednesday, 20 September 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Setting Transcripts for learners
  • Viewing learner details as the admin
  • Using a proxy user

In this demo, Matt will show you how to configure the learner module so that you can control Transcript details, manage options on the learner Plan and Catalog, and interesting ways to use Accord's Proxy User feature.


Wednesday, 16 August 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute LMS webinar that will explore:
  • Creating Survey Learning Elements
  • Collecting Quantitative Feedback
  • Collecting Qualitative Feedback
  • Importing Questions
  • Reporting Results

In this demo, Matt will show you how to use Accord's Survey feature to create questionnaires that can be used after training, to conduct needs analysis, or gather employee/customer feedback.


Wednesday, 21 June 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Rick Bruce, Director of Marketing, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • The Open Sesame ad-hoc Course marketplace
  • Searching for content in Open Sesame
  • Purchasing a single course
  • Using the Open Sesame course within your Accord LMS

In this demo, Rick will show you how exactly how to add Open Sesame Courses to your Accord LMS, discuss future free course promotions, and review the Accord Power Pack courses.


Wednesday, 17 May 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Rick Bruce, Director of Marketing, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • An Overview of the Accord reporting tools
  • Planning your reports
  • Automated report delivery
  • Using a single report to serve multiple supervisors

In this demo, Rick will show you how to approach Accord's reporting system to get the data that you need with minimal effort.


Wednesday, 15 March 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Introduction to Folder Scoring
  • Pass Through, Roll Up, Fixed and Weighted Scoring Options
  • Scoring Configuration for Folder Types: Learning Paths; Collections; Courses; Chapters
  • Demonstrating Scoring Setup for Different Scenarios

In this demo, Gabe will show you how to leverage Accord's powerful scoring options for your Learning Paths and Courses. Explore how to configure fixed and variable scoring options for each Folder Type.


Wednesday, 15 February 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30-minute session that will explore common configuration topics:
  • Introduction to Team Access Codes
  • Assigning Learning Roles, LMS Admin Types and Team Membership
  • Setting Utilization and Time Limits
  • Child Portal Membership

In this demo, Matt will show you how to leverage Accord's powerful Team Access Code feature to quickly automate Learner and LMS Admin assignments for both employees and external customers. Explore how to utilize Team Access Codes in employee management, HRIS feeds, extended enterprise and child portals.


Wednesday, 18 January 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30-minute session that will explore common questions:
  • EMail Templates
  • Learning Elements Types
  • Folder Types
  • Status Types

In this demo, Gabe will explore some of the different ways to customize the features and appearance of your LMS. Learn how to edit and use tokens in the different email templates for both Learners and LMS Administrators. Gabe will also show you how to control the presentation of your Learning Elements, Folders and Status types.


Wednesday, 21 December 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30-minute session that will explore common questions:
  • Role Management Rules
  • Creating a Rule
  • Using advanced logic in a Rule
  • Easier HRIS feeds with Role Management Rules

In this demo, Matt will introduce an exciting new feature in Accord LMS - Role Management Rules. You can create Rules to filter Learners by their profile properties and to automatically assign Learners with matching criteria to your Learning Roles. No longer will you have to manually assign a Role or try to have your HRIS figure out what Roles a Learner should have. This feature will change the way you use Accord and allow you to make more individualized training assignments without much time or effort!


Wednesday, 16 November 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30-minute session that will explore common questions:
  • Uploading Learners into the LMS
  • Adding/Dropping Learners from Teams
  • Creating a Certificate
  • Locating information on License use and limits

In this demo, Gabe will answer some common questions we get asked. Registrants will have an opportunity to email any questions they may have as well.


Wednesday, 21 September 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Configuring a Learner Module to present example or teaser content
  • Editing Folder Types or creating new ones

In this demo, Gabe will show you how to configure a Learner Module to show sample or teaser content. Utilization of the content in the Learner Module will not count against your license learner limit - no matter how many people view it. The content can be also be shown to unregistered users. He will also explore the powerful Folder Types feature and how it can be used to match your company terminology and desired Learning Path structure.


Wednesday, 20 July 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Setting up prerequisites for Learning Elements in a Course
  • Setting up automated follow on Course Enrollments based on completion of a preliminary Course

In this demo, Gabe will demonstrate how you can set up prerequisites in a Course and pace the progress of learners through a series of Courses in the order you choose. Also, once a learner completes a Course he will show you how to have the LMS automatically Enroll the learner into follow on Courses or additional materials.

Wednesday, 15 June 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Creating VILT Sessions for web conference training
  • Connecting your web conference meeting to the Accord Session
  • GoToWebinar and GoToMeeting integration examples
  • The Learner experience for VILT

In this demo, Matt will show you how to link online meetings or webinars to an VILT Session in the Accord LMS. He will also demonstrate the Learner's experience. Accord LMS allows your Learners to launch the meeting directly from the Accord LMS and gives you convenient attendance tracking after the Session is completed.


Wednesday, 18 May 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Key aspects of the native CMS
  • Adding pages, and adding modules to a page
  • Controlling the branding based on Teams or Roles
  • Controlling the messaging based on Teams or Roles
  • Discover many features, other than Learning, that the Accord LMS can provide

In this demo, Gabe will demonstrate how you can use the native DNN Content Management System to extend the functionality of your Accord LMS platform well beyond the LMS capabilities. Find out how to customize your site's layout, features, content and appearance and control the messaging to your audience based on Teams or Roles.


Tuesday, 19 April 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Import new learners into the Accord LMS
  • Update existing learners using an import file
  • Save import settings for quick future updates
  • Update Role assignments and Team Membership
  • De-authorize learner access to the LMS
  • Automating the process for HRIS via FTP file drop

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how you can use Bulk Learner Import to keep learner data current and perform mass updates to support role and course assignments, team membership, profile settings and other key learner details.  Automatic updates for HRIS integration will also be covered.


Tuesday, 15 March 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Create and manage Education Activities
  • Assign Education Activities based on the completion of learning content
  • Create and manage Badges, upload and manage Badge images
  • Award Badges based on the assigned Education Activities
  • Demonstrate how a Learner is awarded Badges when learning content is completed

In this demo, Gabe will demonstrate how Badges are awarded by the completion of learning content. He will also show you how to create badges and upload and manage badge images.


Tuesday, 16 February 2016 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Manage learning content date assignments with Learning Roles
  • Configure Learner access to training before and after key dates
  • Use Renewal options for recurring training 

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate how to use the advanced features of Learning Roles to set dates and behavior for assigned training. He will also show you how to manage recurring assignments for ongoing learning and certification requirements.

Tuesday, 15 December 2015 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Matt Myers, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • The new Calendar display for Learners
  • The new Learner Activity Summary report
  • Grouping and Summarizing options in reports

In this demo, Matt will demonstrate the new Learner Calendar and Report updates. Now Learners will be able to see upcoming Session and Enrollment Start/Due dates in a calendar view. LMS Admin have access to useful new Learner Activity Summary report there are some general report enhancements as well.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern

Join Gabe Baumann, Solutions Architect, in a focused 30 minute session that will explore:
  • Accord LMS's integration with OpenSesame training content
  • Purchasing OpenSesame content for use by your Learners
  • Making courses with a combination of OpenSesame content as well as your own

In this demo, Gabe will demonstrate the newest integration to the Accord LMS with OpenSesame. Now Accord LMS will have access to over 20,000 courses for purchase at amazing rates for our clients. Take a look at how easy this content can become part of your LMS.