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Compliance Training Blog

Best practice, expert opinions, industry insights, news and key trends in regulatory compliance training, digital learning, EdTech and RegTech.

Simon Truckle

Simon Truckle
As Director of Learning Solutions at Skillcast, I am responsible for ensuring that our partners achieve the best return on their e-learning investment. I help our clients navigate every stage of the learning development process, from risk assessment through to audit, while personalising the approach to the needs of their organisation. Before Skillcast I was Head of eLearning at both Barclays Wealth and Gerard Asset Management, responsible for delivering hundreds of courses to thousands of employees.
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Bespoke E-learning Best Practices

Creating bespoke e-learning content takes time, thought and resources. Simple mistakes in the planning stages can cost you dearly. You just need to fo...

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How Corporate Learning is Adapting to the New Normal

We interviewed training specialists at key organisations to understand how the pandemic has affected corporate learning and how they were adapting to ...

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Gamified Assessment of Knowledge Retention

Barclays wanted to assess employee knowledge retention in the months after e-learning was completed. They needed a highly engaging solution and chose ...

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How Gamified Learning Replaced Face-to-Face Assessments

French multinational bank Société Générale was looking for an objective and engaging alternative to their face-to-face knowledge assessments. Their so...

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What is Instructor-led E-learning?

Instructor-led eLearning (ILE) integrates in-person training with intelligent learning elements to personalise employee training and gather valuable d...

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What is Intelligent Learning?

Ask any senior manager in your organisation how you can improve your corporate e-learning, and they’ll most likely say: "Just make it short and releva...

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Intelligent Learning Workshop

Our breakfast workshop at London's Shard showcased how Barclays and Société Générale have partnered with Skillcast to harness Intelligent Learning tec...

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Skillcast at Learning Technologies 2020

About Learning Technologies 2020 (#LT20UK) Learning Technologies is Europe's leading conference dedicated to organisational learning and the technolog...

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Why a Blended Approach Drives Engagement & Learning Outcomes

It is critical that you provide training that engages your learners, but should that be face-to-face, e-learning, mentoring or something else? We expl...

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Fun Gamified Learning with Serious Results

Our Christmas Challenge showed how serious topics can be made into engaging and effective gamified e-learning. Yet, even festive fun can yield serious...

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How to Achieve E-learning Accessibility

Accessibility in e-learning involves using technology and standards to create training content that is fully accessible to all learners, regardless of...

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Skillcast at World of Learning

Skillcast hosted a 30-minute gamification seminar at World of Learning (#WOL19) the UK’s most comprehensive event for all aspects of learning and deve...

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Accessibility & E-learning Insights From Barclays

Accessibility should be a year round consideration, not just on International Day of Persons with Disabilities. At Skillcast we are committed to creat...

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Making Digital Learning Accessible for all

Making your service accessible is a requirement in the UK under the Equality Act 2010, and yet until recently, this has not been a high priority for c...

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Rotork Success Story: Anti-bribery Training in 13 Languages

Market-leading UK manufacturer Rotork collaborated with Skillcast to create a tailored anti-bribery training translated into 13 different languages.

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Success Story: Bespoke Training for a Major UK Retail Bank

A major UK retail bank, chose Skillcast to help it deliver a 3-year internal qualification in premier banking similar to the European Financial Adviso...

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Success Story: Bespoke E-learning for Swiss Investment Bank

A leading Swiss Investment Bank was implementing a new approach to the measurement and attribution of profit from trading activities. They chose Skill...

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EDF Energy Success Story: Anti-Bribery Training

In response to new bribery legislation, EDF Energy needed to train 15,000 employees. They chose Skillcast as their partner to create a unique Anti-Bri...

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Aviva Success Story: Compliance E-learning

When the UK's largest general insurer, Aviva decided to create a single unified compliance essentials e-learning course, they chose to collaborate wit...

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Tesco Success Story: Anti-Bribery Training

Tesco, the world's third largest retailer, needed a best in class solution to train over 20,000 employees. They chose a bespoke solution based on Skil...

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