COVID-19 | FREE RESOURCES,
WEBINARS AND INFORMATION
How awesome is the L&D community?
In these turbulent times, while some people are busy hoarding spaghetti and fighting over toilet paper, these superstars below are doing what they can to share information and resources to help support others. We'll be updating this page regularly so make sure to check back and if you have something to contribute, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROLLCALL OF AMAZING AITD MEMBERS WHO ARE SHARING THEIR KNOWLEDGE
One of our wonderful members, Gina Brooks hosts a Friday Connections event every Friday at 5:00pm. This is open to all the learning & development community. Sign up here.
Looking for an alternative to virtual classrooms and webinars? Our Dutch friends at aNewSpring have teamed up with The Learning and Performance Institute and will be hosting 'Making the Most of Online Social Learning', a free miniMOOC starting 8 September to 22 September. You'll learn how to design and implement social learning while experiencing it yourself. Sign up here.
To help the training community adapt, Training Industry have gathered together their best resources on remote work and virtual training. You can find them here.
Gina Brooks is also offering free 30 minute conversation slots to talk about anything you like, even if you're just popping in for chat. Sign up here.
UTS have shared a bunch of videos that took place at 'Workplace Laboratories'.
Amanda Lizier - 'Complex Organisations and Workplace Laboratories' - watch here .
Michelle Ockers - 'Learning Culture & Communities of Practice'. watch here .
Shawna Murray - 'Workplace Laboratories & Innovation'. watch here .
Catherine Raffaele - 'Co-Led Workplace Innovation'. watch here.
Ivan Cunningham at The Training Network Australia is offering 45-minute business, career or personal coaching sessions to anyone who needs an experienced ear to listen to them. Find out more and contact him here.
Check out Ryan Tracey's free Udemy course, 'The Wide World of MOOCs' which will give you everything you need to know about massive open online courses. Sign up here.
The Learning Uncut podcast team are producing a special ‘disruption’ series, interviewing L&D thought leaders across the world on how they are tackling the current situation. Check it out here.
PEOPLE AND ORGANISATIONS WHO AREN’T AITD MEMBERS BUT WE WISH THEY WERE BECAUSE THEY ARE PRETTY AWESOME TOO...
Our friends over at Essayontime have shared a list of helpful and relevant resources for the COVID quarantine & isolation period. You can find them here.
Fast Company have written an article 'What to Expect on Your First Day Back in a Touch-Free, Socially Distant Office'. A lot to learn, have a read here.
Education Media Group have kindly shared their list of upcoming webinars, and the decisons are endless with over 84 to chose from! Sign up here.
Saffron Interactive have a ton of useful and relevant articles for navigating our current situation. Check out these gems:
Turning Self Isolation into Self Development - click here.
Leadership in Volatile Circumstances - click here.
Progressive Web Apps for Better eLearning - click here.
It may not seem like it right now but this will END! To get prepared for this, Degreed have put together a super helpful 'Planning For What's Next After COVID-19' pathway which you can find here .
The lovely people at Degreed have developed a number of free learning pathways which are open to anyone:
Choosing Resilience - click here
Building Trust Across Teams - click here
Wellness for People Leaders - click here
Employee Wellness for HR and L&D - click here.
They have also put together a fabulous activity pack to keep the kids entertained which you can download here. (Also worth checking out even if you don't have kids and fancy a break from Netflix!)
LMS provider, Redseed, have teamed up with clinical psychologist, Graeme Clark, to create a free course, 'Managing Stress & Anxiety in Times of Crisis,' to help manage your mental wellbeing. Sign up here.
Vet PD Group have a fab list of resources - covering everything from picking an LMS to teaching your children at home - check it out here.
Trying to move your content online and wading through a million different platforms trying to figure out what’s best for you? Checkout Jane Hart’sTop 200 Tools for Learning to see how they stack up against each other here.
Synapse are offering a free guide, Unleash the Power of Microlearning: 4 Step Roadmap to Success, which can be downloaded here.
Our CEO, Lynette, can’t stop raving about the weekly Instructional Designers in Offices Drinking Coffee(IDIODC) videocast – catch up with their antics here.
Training Industry has a comprehensive list of training companies offering free products and services here. Fairly American-focused but still useful down under!
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