Ecordia Blog

Microsoft stop support & updates for older versions of Internet Explorer

As of 12th January 2016, Microsoft has ceased support and updates for older versions of Internet Explorer. We are seeing conflicting reports on this, however what is for certain is that if you have versions 8 or lower then you definitely need to  upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer (version 11 or Microsoft […]

Sunesis Learner Management

Ecordia & Sunesis Ecordia is excited to announce that we now link with the Sunesis Learner Management system from Perspective UK. This connectivity with the Sunesis system means that through Ecordia you can now have access to a complete Learner Management system which includes data management, qualification management, funding management, learner progress and reporting. Moreover, […]

Top 5 Ecordia Features to simplify Apprenticeship Assessment

Ecordia offers many innovative features to simplify the delivery of Apprenticeships.  Here are just a few of the features and benefits which enable our customers to deliver superb results! Top 5 Features to simplify Apprenticeship assessment 1. Course builder Due to Ecordia’s unique design it is possible to ‘build’ the entire apprenticeship course under one […]

How the FELTAG report will change FE

    How the FELTAG report will change Further Education The FELTAG report and subsequent progress reports have been available for a little while now, along with responses from Ofsted.  On the whole it appears the Government is behind the recommendations from the FELTAG report however it is difficult to say at this stage when […]

The next step of evolution for Ecordia.

    E-Learning is a huge growth area, with ‘distance learning’ being around for decades now and with the internet, there is a wealth of choices for completing a course online. All learning materials, tests and assessments can take place online with traditional E-learning courses. As we know, this is very different for vocational qualifications […]

Bradford College Pharmacy Technicians Prize Winners

Ecordia were proud to sponsor the Bradford College Pharmacy Technicians prize-giving event recently. From the Bradford College CEO: I am writing to offer my sincere thanks on behalf of all at Bradford College for your most generous support at our recent Pharmacy Technicians end of term event. You very kindly sponsored the two prizes of […]

South Essex College E-Fair

Ecordia were delighted to be present with our exhibition stand at the E-Fair 2015 last week at South Essex College. The College hosted the annual Eastern region e-Fair at their new campus in Grays.  The event is aimed at all teaching practitioners, ILT and learning resources staff from the FE and Skills sector within the Eastern region. […]

Plagiarism Checker – Customer Feedback

We’ve asked a few assessment centres for their feedback on Ecordia’s plagiarism checker.  What’s it really like to use and how does it perform ? “I have found the system useful when checking students’ work. I like the way the system highlights specifically where plagiarism has occurred in the assignment work. It also serves as a key […]

FE Week Annual Apprenticeship Conference 2015

    It was our first time at this event in London, hosted at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre opposite The Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey.  The AAC 2015 proved to be an excellent conference, hosted brilliantly by Kirsty Wark. There were such speakers as Nick Boles MP, Mark Dawe, Andrew Jones MP, Stewart […]

Plagiarism Checker – New to Ecordia

    Ecordia is pleased to announce a new optional plugin for Ecordia; plagiarism and similarity checks through PlagScan. PlagScan compares your document with billions of others and highlights relevant similarities between them. It enables our users to identify plagiarism by checking documents with Plagscan’s online plagiarism detection platform, in real time. “Copy & Pasting” […]