Knowledge Direct partners have something special to celebrate this month! Digitec has just released the latest version of its award-winning Knowledge Direct learning management system (LMS).

Check out what’s NEW in version 6.5.1!

Learner experience updates:

Knowledge Direct LMS Version 6.5.1Course Catalog
● Filtering by competency
Course Assignments
● Organized by most recently accessed
Experience Portfolio
● Learners can save log and save activities completed outside the LMS
● Optionally, these activities can be submitted for credit/acceptance by the LMS administrator
● Approved activities are displayed in the learners eTranscript
– If applicable, credit for the activity will also appear
Course Ratings
● Learners can apply star ratings and recommended courses
Live Event Surveys
● Learners can be immediately directed to a survey upon redeeming Live Event attendance codes
Course Surveys
● Learners are automatically directed to the Course Survey following completion of a Course Assessment


Administrator experience updates:

Knowledge Direct LMS Version 6.5.1System Speed
● Faster, smoother operating system
Login Screen
● Redesigned, intuitive user interface
● Ability to customize with organization’s branding, images, and title
Integration Bridges
● New built-in integration with AMS
● New built-in integration with Citrix’s GoTo suite
Course Creation
● Ability to copy courses
● Ability to define course expiration
1. By date
2. By number of days
● Ability to enable/disable Discussions at the course level
● Ability to construct courses consisting of only Discussions
● Ability to create public discussion areas
Live Events
● Ability to create standalone events, not tied to courses
Testing Engine
● Ability to create and assign questions by competencies
● Ability to create question banks
● Ability to import questions via plain-text method
● Ability to assign sets of reference images to questions
● Ability to assign correct/incorrect remediation to questions
● Easily organize and assign questions to individual course assessments
● Easily customize assessment parameters
1. Question-to-question assessments
– Include remediation
– Include single-page review
2. Single page assessments
3. Add custom welcome message to assessments
4. Optionally, specify time limit for assessment
Competency Engine
● Ability to assign competencies at the module level
Survey Engine
● Redesigned, intuitive user interface
● Ability to create surveys for Live Events and Modules in addition to Courses
● Ability to create multiple surveys (instructor, presenter, facility, etc.) for a single event, module or course
● Additional survey question types
1. 5 Star rating
2. Radio button
Certificate of Completion
● Ability to design custom course certificates
● Ability to vary certificate backgrounds
● Ability to create unlimited certificates
● Ability to add new fields
● Ability to define accrediting body
● Ability to assign credit hours
● Ability to offer variable certificate types for a single course
● Ability to define certificate expiration date
● New standard reports
1. Question Performance Report
2. Simple Question Report
3. Attendance Report
4. Course Survey Chart Report

If you are a current Knowledge Direct partner and would like a complimentary upgrade to version 6.5.1, please contact Digitec Interactive below.

If you would like to see a demo of the Knowledge Direct LMS, including the latest enhancements available in new version 6.5.1, please complete our contact form to schedule your demo and begin your 30-day free trial.

 Visit our LMS page to learn more about the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System.

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