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Gemma Mellings

5+ years experience in e-learning | Passionate about Moodle | Passionate about Totara Learn | Sales and Marketing Executive
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10 Reasons to love Moodle infographic

Our long-standing blog followers may remember that we produced a blog a few years ago on why we love Moodle. As our name suggests, we are renown for delivering expert Moodle services since we began in 2004. Despite since extending our service offering and also now deliver expert services to many[...]

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HowToMoodle's Essential eLearning Podcast on Soundcloud

We're delighted to announce the launch of our new podcast channel; 'The Essential eLearning Podcast'.

Each episode of The Essential eLearning Podcast will treat you to an in-depth conversation between Moodle and Totara Learn LMS experts. Drawing on our experiences, we'll give you practical tips[...]

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Information Security training provider gains competitive edge with multi-tenancy Totara Learn solution

Yellow Room Learning are a global provider of information security awareness training, who sought after an LMS that could support their expanding company and make them stand out in their competitive market.

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HowToMoodle increases security with Cyber Essentials Plus certification

We are delighted to announce our recent ‘Cyber Essentials Plus’ certification.

The ‘Cyber Essentials’ scheme, backed by the National Cyber Security Centre, addresses the most common Internet-based threats to cyber security, which include hacking, phishing and password guessing.

The ‘Cyber[...]

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Totara Learn Theme of the month - Yellow Room Learning

In our latest theme of the month I spoke to Ben Hancock, Managing Director at Yellow Room Learning regarding the Design It theme we created for the company as part of a wider project delivery.

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Theme of the month - MOL's Moodle Theme

We recently spoke to MOL’s Product Director, Paul Rogers, regarding the Moodle theme we created for their site.

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Totara Learn supports healthcare company in responding effectively to rapid growth opportunities

Mountain Healthcare is a UK business providing Referral Services and Police Custodial Healthcare.

We spoke to Debs Woodcraft, Governance & Education Coordinator at Mountain Healthcare to produce this case study, which explores the challenges the company faced in training large numbers of staff[...]

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Global business projects multi-million annual uplift in revenue with Totara Learn

“The main problem we were trying to solve with online learning was to increase the ability and knowledge of our sales people... The final aim is that our customers are better served and our sales people are more successful.”

Leica Geosystems, a part of Hexagon, is the industry leader in[...]

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Nobia UK reduces new starters time-to-competency by 67% with Totara Learn

"With over 3,000 staff a learning platform was needed to help transform their induction and staff development programmes..."

Nobia UK is the UK’s leading kitchen specialist with well-known brands such as Magnet, Gower and Rixonway. The company had ambitious objectives for their new learning[...]

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Council achieves over 1,600 employee certifications with Totara Learn

by Gemma Mellings | Jan 08, 2018 | case study, Totara, Compliance

"Like many other organisations, St Helens Council must ensure staff are compliant with Data Protection regulations."

A new case study produced by HowToMoodle walks through the requirement a local Council had in ensuring compliance within the organisation, the challenges they faced, and how[...]

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