Aurion Learning

  • Following the addition of new projects, digital learning specialists, Aurion Learning has announced the appointment of Ciarán Friel as Instructional Designer.

    Ciarán joins the Aurion learning services team from NHS, Liverpool Community Health Trust, where he held the position of eLearning Systems Developer. Ciarán has also held a number of positions within the educational and training sector over the past 12 years.

    In his role as Instructional Designer, Ciarán will be responsible for working closely with Aurion client Subject Matter Experts and the in-house e-learning development team in the design and production of online and work-based learning materials for a range of programmes.

    Aurion Learning’s Director, Ciaran O’Hare said, “Ciarán brings a wealth of technical and educational experience to our team and we are really pleased and excited to have him on board to strengthen and enhance our service offering to our growing client base.”


  • Online learning and development company Aurion Learning recently launched their second annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report, detailing their achievements and successes throughout 2014.

    The report, available to download here, outlines the initiatives Aurion has taken over the past year to positively impact their employees, local community and the environment.

    Initiatives undertaken include participation in digital literacy programmes for over-65s, reading with children in local primary schools and the introduction of a number of measures designed to encourage employee engagement and wellbeing.

    Aurion Learning’s endeavours to conduct business responsibly were recognised in May 2014 when they were selected as ‘Right Place to Work’ in the Irish News Workplace and Employment Awards.

    As well as benchmarking CSR successes in 2014 in comparison to previous years, the report sets out six new aims for 2015, ensuring the continuing development of initiatives and practices that enable Aurion Learning to conduct responsible business.

    Speaking of the report, Ciaran O’Hare, Director of Aurion Learning said:

    “Conducting business responsibly is one of our core values at Aurion and the publication of our achievements to date and our aims for the future allows us to communicate this to stakeholders both inside and outside of the company.”

  • I’m sure that by now many of you will already have come across the biggest buzzword to hit E-Learning town since the second coming of SCORM in 2004.

    Yes folks, a new standard has landed on our shores and it’s called Tin Can API (AKA Experience API).

    So what is Tin Can? What does it do? What does it look like? And what can it do for your organisation? Well let’s have a look.

    Read the full article from Aurion Learning.