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16-11-2018

Bahrain Training Institute implements Moodle LMS

<p>Bahrain Training Institute (BTI) recently launched its Learning Management System (LMS) using Moodle, world’s most popular open source online learning solution. The aim of using a learning management system such as Moodle is to provide trainees at Bahrain Training Institute (BTI) with the best online learning and training platform. <br /> <br /> Moodle was recently installed on BTI own local servers, allowing trainers to modify and adapt the training environment according to the needs of trainees. To date 922 trainees and trainers are actively interacting with their unitsvia the web or Moodle’s own mobile app. <br /> <br /> Director General Dr. Samah Al-Ajjawi said that “implementing its Moodle solution is part of BTI’s plan to incorporate a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE); a move that necessitatesrevamping classroom training strategies by applying the latest techniques of blended learning” <br /> <br /> “Moodle is the best choice of LMS solutions for BTI because of the technical expertise of the IT Academy staff in managing this complex application and BTI’s state of the art IT infrastructure” she added. <br /> <br /> Head of IT Academy explained that Moodle has amazing features that made it the best open source choice for BTI, among these “the solution is modern, easy to use interface that is designed to be responsive and accessible, it is easy to navigate on both desktop and mobile devices; it is a personalizeddashboard that display current, past and future courses, along with tasks due, it contains collaborative tools and activities, all-in-one calendar, convenient file management, simple and intuitive text editor, notifications, track progress facility and administrative features”. <br /> <br /> “Currently all training resources such as Assessment Mapping Sheets, Course Learning material, Unit Descriptors, Learning activities and a range of trainer developed activities, are available to trainees both through standard browsers or Moodle’s own Mobile App. Also available are a numberof free courses that can be accessed using a special guest account” he added <br /> <br /> BTI Moodle’s website can be accessed through the link available on BTI main website (www.moedu.gov.bh/bti/). <br /></p>