LabSim is TestOut’s learning platform. It delivers our certifications and courses, including our best-of-class IT simulations. It also provides tools for administrators to manage and assess individual learning. The LabSim courses keep users engaged and allow them to monitor their progress. LabSim is a flexible and cost-effective solution for IT education.
Learn Anytime, Anywhere
With LabSim, users are able to gain practical knowledge and practice real-world skills anytime and anywhere. All they need is internet access on a supported device. If they have any problem, our support staff is always ready to help.
Key LabSim Course Features
LabSim is equipped with powerful features that advances a users ability to learn and gain skills. It also gives management the ability to assess the needs of individual team members, which helps the entire team succeed.
Our simulation engine replicates a $200,000 computer network and security lab. Using integrated hardware and OS simulations, users face IT tasks that they will encounter on the job and are given immediate feedback to help them improve quickly.
Our team of instructors teach key information using multiple instructional methods to make sure users are engaged and fully understand materials. These methods include technology demonstrations, example illustrations, concept animations, and whiteboard discussions.
Interactive Video Controls
LabSim’s video player allows users to adjust playback speed, jump to a specific segment, or read the video script while a video is playing. This gives users the ability to customize their learning experience.
In LabSim, all key information is outlined and summarized in our text lessons. These lessons allow users to quickly learn or review practical knowledge that they need to know in their professional careers.
Section Quizzes and Exams
Section quizzes and exams are designed to reinforce key concepts taught in our video and text lessons. These questions can be also used to make sure that users have understood required materials.
Certification Practice Exams
Our practice exams fully prepare users for industry certification exams. Not only are they prepared for fact-based exams, they'll be ready for TestOut Pro certification exams, which are 100 percent skill based.*
LabSim allows users to review their performance on their simulation labs and section exams. Users can use these reports to identify their strengths and weaknesses and improve their overall learning.
LabSim Learning Management Features
LabSim provides features that empower administrators or management to help their team members learn. Such features include powerful reports that allow you to focus on the concepts your users are struggling with or custom quizzes and exams that meet the specific needs of your team.
LabSim allows users and administrators to review and monitor key learning performance. These tools can be used to identify each users mastery level and readiness to take a certification exam.
LabSim provides tools that help administrators or management to assess their team members learning. Administrators can create custom quizzes and exams using questions from our courses or their own questions.
Managing individuals and teams in LabSim is simple and easy. After setting up teams and individuals in LabSim, educators can begin managing individual user learning.
Administrators can download all team member's learning activities in a data file. This data can then be used to perform more advanced learning analysis using third-party tools, such as Excel, R, or SPSS.
LabSim integrates with major LMS (Canvas, Blackboard, etc.). This means that users can access LabSim from their LMS without logging in to LabSim, and scores from LabSim are automatically transferred to their LMS.
TestOut provides several teaching resources that facilitate adoption of our products. Administrator resources include course outlines, textbook mappings, lesson plans, live online training, and LabSim tutorials.
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Real Support from Real People
Have questions? Our support staff is made up of real people that are ready to help with questions and problems small and large. When you reach out to us, you will work with some of the nicest people in the world. We love helping individuals and organizations and pledge to go the extra mile to solve any issue.
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