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This forma.lms plugin allows to assign an “openbadge” to a user when he / she has completed / passed a course. There is a page (similar to certificates) that lists the badges acquired.
The badge can be exported from forma.lms and uploaded to an openbadge “wallet” such as Mozilla BackPack (https://backpack.openbadges.org).
The plugin is able to respond to certification verification requests sent by a wallet.
This forma.lms plugin allows to load an XAPI compliant LO into forma.lms or define an external XAPI LO, execute it from forma.lms and collect tracking data in a LRS (Learning Record Store) and in forma.lms (scorm compliant format). The tracking needs an external public or private LRS.
The plugin allows to:
The real time retrieving method can be used with a LRS that implements web hooks.
Version: 2.0 or higher
This forma.lms plugin allows you to set a reminder (or more) sent by email about user deadlines on the most interesting courses, even for all courses.
It is possible to set two warning levels (“Warning” and “Danger”) which are triggered if the expected event does not occur within the configured number of days.
Events that can be monitored related to the courses are:
Events that can be monitored related to users are:
The possible settings of the Reminder are:
Version: 2.0 or higher
The plugin for forma.lms “training portfolio” is a specific feature to manage the training Portfolio (Individual training) of users through an approval process.
Each user can view their own portfolio by going to the LMS individual training section.
In its advanced version the users can also think of an approval process for the data entered by users with the role of manager / supervisor.
Users delegated to approve these requests and to monitor the situation can carry out their functions by accessing the sections FI Management and Global FI.
The forma.lms plugin “report interactions” is a specific feature to obtain reports on the SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model) executed by the student. The user with appropriate permissions can view the SCORM execution data in a table, by selecting SCORM, users and data to be displayed.
This type of report is added to the specific forma.lms section. Once this type is selected, a guided procedure will allow you to configure the report according to your needs and run it, export it and view it as one of the reports already present in the system.
2.0 or higher
The plugin for foma.lms “SPID Authentication” is a specific feature to allow authentication via SPID to forma.lms users.
SPID, the italian Public Digital Identity System, is the solution that allows you to access all the online services of the Public Administration and of the participating private entities with a single Digital Identity (username and password) usable by computers, tablets and smartphones.
With this plugin, e-learning service providers that uses forma.lms can offer their users Level 1 authentication service via SPID.
The forma.lms Video Playlist plugin allows a teacher to directly define as a SCORM compliant Learning object a video uploaded directly in the system or available on an external streaming server.
streaming services available:
Other streaming services can be added by specific request.
When a student uses streaming video through a platform player, the video viewing time and the viewing point are traced; at the end of the display (100% visualization) the learning object is placed in “Completed” status.
When the video is suspended, the Video Playlist starts the display from the point at which the vision was suspended.
If the streaming service allows it, the fast forward display is inhibited.
Implements tracking in standard scorm of use; the fruition sessions and the fruition status can be visualized by a teacher / administrator in the various reports / statistics / grid objects users with the data of the other SCORM objects.
With forma.lms Video Playlist plug-in is also available the “Track Presence” add-on (sold separately), that allows to periodically check the presence of the student.
The check period is customizable by the course’s Admin.
Version: 2.3 or higher
Technology: PHP 5.6 or higher
The 2Factor Authentication plug-in enables two-factor “strong authentication”: this requires users to enter, in addition to the usual password, a time-based One Time Password (TOTP). This password is generated by a two-factor authentication application that users will have previously installed on their smartphone.
With the 2Factor Authentication plug-in, built according to the TOTP (Time-based One-time Password algorithm) technology standards, it is possible to activate two-factor authentication for students, teachers and administrators: for these users, authentication verifies that they own the smartphone that they have previously configured to access the site.
Using the 2Factor Authentication plug-in, for users whose authentication is configured with two factors. So, the authentication process on forma.lms becomes the following:
This plug-in give a significant improvement to the security of your forma.lms installation, and guarantee a high-level security protection for your teachers, students, and users in general.
Moreover, being compatible with the most popular TOTP two-factor software, it makes the plug-in usable with any mobile device.
2.3 or higher
PHP 7.0 or higher