Certificate In Onboarding: The Essential Rules for a Successful Onboarding Program Online Course

Implement A Well-Designed Onboarding Program

Certificate In Onboarding: The Essential Rules for a Successful Onboarding Program Online Course

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Implement A Well-Designed Onboarding Program

Did you know that most employees decide to leave a job within their first 18 months with an organization? You can greatly increase the likelihood that a new employee will stay with you by implementing a well-designed onboarding program that will guide the employee through their first months with the company.

This course will explore the benefits of onboarding, show you how to design an onboarding framework, give you ways to customize the program for different audiences (including managers and executives), and demonstrate how to measure results from the program.

After you complete this Onboarding: The Essential Rules for a Successful Onboarding Program course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding and describe how it is different from orientation.
  • Identify the business benefits of onboarding.
  • List the factors that contribute to a successful onboarding program.
  • Build a team to create an onboarding program.
  • Prepare a vision statement and goals for an onboarding program.
  • Design a framework for an onboarding program that includes program setup, various types of training, games, progress tracking, and follow-up.
  • Customize your onboarding framework.
  • Identify which metrics you should track to evaluate program results.
  • Create a branded, unique program that will strengthen your company’s image and market position.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment

 Session 2: Defining Onboarding

  • What is Onboarding?
  • Areas of Onboarding
  • Benefits for Your Business
  • Costs to Consider
  • A Recipe for Disaster

 Session 3: Creating the Onboarding Steering Team

  • Designing Your Team

 Session 4: Gathering Supporting Information

  • Finding the Processes and People
  • Identifying Stakeholders
  • Personal Identification
  • Putting It All Together
  • Vision Summary Sample
  • Activity
  • Activity

 Session 5: Setting Goals

  • The SPIRIT Model

 Session 6: Developing the Framework

  • A General Framework
  • Types of Activities
  • What is Pre-Work?
  • Pre-Work for the Manager
  • Pre-Work for the Employee
  • Transitioning from Pre-Work to Onboarding Activities
  • Creating an Onboarding Plan Template
  • Day One
  • Week One
  • Checking In
  • Completing an Informal Review
  • Month One
  • Example One
  • Example Two
  • Setting up the Review Meeting
  • Semi-Annual and Annual Reviews

 Session 7: Creating an Onboarding Plan

  • Background
  • Onboarding Plan Template

 Session 8: Customizing the Framework

  • Background
  • Individual Onboarding Plan
  • Activity

 Session 9: Measuring Results

  • Measuring Metrics

 Session 10: Branding the Program

  • Making the Onboarding Program All Your Own
  • Branding River Adventures
  • Activity

 Session 11: Onboarding Executives

  • Things to Consider

 Session 12: Understanding Employee Engagement

  • Present or Engaged?
  • Facts and Figures
  • The 10 Cs of Employee Engagement

 Session 13: Ten Ways to Make Your Program Unique

  • Ten Ways to Make Your Program Unique

 Session 14: Fun and Games

  • Lets Get Creative!
  • Our Favorite Onboarding Games

 Session 15: Case Study Analysis

  • Making Connections

 Session 16: Personal Action Plan

  • Personal Action Plan
  • Achieving My Goals

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Implement A Well-Designed Onboarding Program

Did you know that most employees decide to leave a job within their first 18 months with an organization? You can greatly increase the likelihood that a new employee will stay with you by implementing a well-designed onboarding program that will guide the employee through their first months with the company.

This course will explore the benefits of onboarding, show you how to design an onboarding framework, give you ways to customize the program for different audiences (including managers and executives), and demonstrate how to measure results from the program.

After you complete this Onboarding: The Essential Rules for a Successful Onboarding Program course, you will be able to:

  • Define onboarding and describe how it is different from orientation.
  • Identify the business benefits of onboarding.
  • List the factors that contribute to a successful onboarding program.
  • Build a team to create an onboarding program.
  • Prepare a vision statement and goals for an onboarding program.
  • Design a framework for an onboarding program that includes program setup, various types of training, games, progress tracking, and follow-up.
  • Customize your onboarding framework.
  • Identify which metrics you should track to evaluate program results.
  • Create a branded, unique program that will strengthen your company’s image and market position.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment

 Session 2: Defining Onboarding

  • What is Onboarding?
  • Areas of Onboarding
  • Benefits for Your Business
  • Costs to Consider
  • A Recipe for Disaster

 Session 3: Creating the Onboarding Steering Team

  • Designing Your Team

 Session 4: Gathering Supporting Information

  • Finding the Processes and People
  • Identifying Stakeholders
  • Personal Identification
  • Putting It All Together
  • Vision Summary Sample
  • Activity
  • Activity

 Session 5: Setting Goals

  • The SPIRIT Model

 Session 6: Developing the Framework

  • A General Framework
  • Types of Activities
  • What is Pre-Work?
  • Pre-Work for the Manager
  • Pre-Work for the Employee
  • Transitioning from Pre-Work to Onboarding Activities
  • Creating an Onboarding Plan Template
  • Day One
  • Week One
  • Checking In
  • Completing an Informal Review
  • Month One
  • Example One
  • Example Two
  • Setting up the Review Meeting
  • Semi-Annual and Annual Reviews

 Session 7: Creating an Onboarding Plan

  • Background
  • Onboarding Plan Template

 Session 8: Customizing the Framework

  • Background
  • Individual Onboarding Plan
  • Activity

 Session 9: Measuring Results

  • Measuring Metrics

 Session 10: Branding the Program

  • Making the Onboarding Program All Your Own
  • Branding River Adventures
  • Activity

 Session 11: Onboarding Executives

  • Things to Consider

 Session 12: Understanding Employee Engagement

  • Present or Engaged?
  • Facts and Figures
  • The 10 Cs of Employee Engagement

 Session 13: Ten Ways to Make Your Program Unique

  • Ten Ways to Make Your Program Unique

 Session 14: Fun and Games

  • Lets Get Creative!
  • Our Favorite Onboarding Games

 Session 15: Case Study Analysis

  • Making Connections

 Session 16: Personal Action Plan

  • Personal Action Plan
  • Achieving My Goals

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 002SOPOC
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6 - 8 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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