Frequently Asked Questions

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General

What is a Learning Management System?

A learning management system (LMS) is a software solution used to store, deliver and track online learning. The best learning management systems are flexible, scalable and have 24/7 in-house customer support—empowering organizations of all types and sizes to deliver uninterrupted training to employees, partners, customers, and more.

What’s the difference between Global Childhood Academy and other Learning Management Systems?

1- Our platform offers state-of-the-art features for instructors, administrators and learners. We have new updates and features that are added every month, and we allow our partners to host self-paced, in-person, instructor-led and blended learning courses.

2- It is not only a platform, Global Childhood Academy markets your courses to a global audience.

3- Global Childhood Academy is a platform uniquely focused on providing training programs for adults who care for, work with, and protect children from the ages of birth to 18. There is no other platform like ours.

Does global childhood academy require certain standards for their courses? do you vet partners?

Absolutely, all partners that wish to launch their courses on our platform must meet the following requirements:

  1. Topics relevelt to our focus area – beneficial to adults working withor caring for children.
  2. Academic standards (Learning outcomes, research-based, etc.)
  3. Technical standards (layout, sections, video and sound quality, etc.)

We provide all our partners with documentation, standards, guidelines, and videos to help ensure that all programs on our platform are of high quality.

How much does it cost to place my courses on the Global Childhood Academy platform?

We offer different packages that are suitable for individuals, small, medium, and large organizations. You can choose the tier level package that is suitable for you. Besides the set up fee, there will be per learner charges and monthly administrative fees. There are no fees to upload courses. You can place as many courses as you like with Global Childhood Academy.

Which industries use Global Childhood Academy Platform?

  • Government agencies that serve children
  • Non-Profits that serve children Education organizations & programs
  • Healthcare industry that serve children
  • Financial Services that fund Children’s organizations
  • Small to Medium Enterprises that serve the childhood education industry
  • Any organization that serves children and cares about developing their own employees through online training.

How do I create an eLearning course on the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Once you have signed a contract with Global Childhood Academy, you will have access to several resources to help you create your courses: Course standards, lighting and recording guidelines, presentation standards, how-to videos, etc. When your content is ready we will help you upload your course content, test it and launch it to our global audience.

What kind of organizations use Global Childhood Academy ?

We service organizations whose primary mission and focus is to help the children of the through education and other community services. We typically work best with medium to large organizations that need or have a desire to train their customers, partners, or employees and have a desire to grow internationally. The GCA Platform specializes in helping fast-growing companies that are looking to scale their learning programs quickly – and in a single platform, plus want to be a part of a movement and community that serves the global child. Finally, we work best with enterprises that have outgrown their existing LMS and require an enhanced solution that matches the pace at which they’re growing.

Who are the learners that come to the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Any adult that serves, cares for, protects or educates children can find courses of interest to them on the Global Childhood Academy platform. This includes educators, health professionals, law enforcement officers, social workers, leaders, policy makers, media, advocates and parents. Crease a free account and check out the platform for yourself.

Who owns my content?

Easy, you do. When you publish a course on our platform, you retain all the rights to your content. You simply grant us a license to host the course and make it available to our users, and to market your course globally.

What Language Options are available?

The GCA user interface is currently available in the following languages: Arabic and English. But, our platform is available in 40+ languages, and we are continously working with new partners to bring multi-lingual courses to our platform.

Can we add a course on the Global Childhood Academy as a pilot?

Yes. During the onboarding phase, you will be able to test your course with a small audience that have admin level or instructor level access to your course. Please book a demo to discuss piloting courses.

Start Using the Global Childhood Academy Platform in less than 30 days

  • With Global Childhood Academy, your courses can be up and running in less than 30 days.
  • Quickly start selling your courses to a global audience of learners.
  • Launch your courses with the help of our VIP onboarding and partner support team.

For Training Institutes

What’s the difference between Global Childhood Academy and other Learning Management Systems?

  1. Our platform offers state-of-the-art features for instructors, administrators and learners. We have new updates and features that are added every month, and we allow our partners to host self-paced, in-person, instructor-led and blended learning courses.
  2. It is not only a platform, Global Childhood Academy markets your courses to a global audience.
  3. Global Childhood Academy is a platform uniquely focused on providing training programs for adults who care for, work with, and protect children from the ages of birth to 18. There is no other platform like ours.

I already have an LMS and I am selling courses online, why should I join Global Childhood Academy?

When you join the Global Childhood Academy, your courses get global exposure to a network of professionals that care about gaining skills in knowledge in areas related to children. You benefit from a state-of-the-art platform for a fraction of the costs, and get your courses published internationally in no time. You can also work on translating your course to multiple languages and work on cultural reviews and adaptations of your training content.

How do we link from our website to the e-learning website, a course, or to the registration page?

Once your course is uploaded to our platform, you will be provided a special link to bring interested users to the registration page of your course. Please note that the interested party will need to create a free account before being able to access all of this information.

How are courses presented to the Learners?

Once your learners log into their account, they can see all courses that are available to them for enrollment. Learners can browse for your course on your organizational landing page. They can search for your course in the search bar, they can browse by course type, or by interest area. Your course will be made available in several locations to help learners find them in the most convenient and fast way.

How do I get started with building my Global Childhood Academy Platform profile?

That is easy, during the onboarding, we will create a custom project management board for you that contains links and downloadable guides for you to get started. There will be tons of videos for you to watch to answer all questions and ensure smooth and fast launch of your courses.

My organization is a training institute that trains adults who directly or indirectly interact with children, can I create my own 'shop' inside Global Childhood Academy?

Yes. When you choose the boutique, institute, or enterprise tier level packages with us, we will set up a custom landing page for you inside our platform. Your landing page can include information about you or your organization, link to your website, or showcase material, videos, or contact inforamtion. In addition to the landing page, we can also create a custom domain and login for your organization – this service is available to our Enterprise tier level.

How do I create an eLearning course on the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Once you have signed a contract with Global Childhood Academy, you will have access to several resources to help you create your courses: Course standards, lighting and recording guidelines, presentation standards, how-to videos, etc. When your content is ready we will help you upload your course content, test it and launch it to our global audience.

How long does it take to get my courses uploaded and ready in the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Good question. The elegant design of the GCA platform means that you can be up and running fast using our out-of-the-box features, or collaborate with our expert Onboarding Team, to customize and integrate to meet your exact specifications. Implementation time varies.

What should I do if I have an existing website for my organization?

If you have an existing marketing website, we encourage you to keep it and make announcements about the launching of your courses on the Global Childhood Academy platform. You can create a link on your existing website that brings visitors to the Global Childhood Academy, and once they login they can see and browse your courses in the platform.
“We used to have our own LMS for our training courses, but we were not happy with it. Since we moved to the Global Childhood Academy Platform, we have increased our number of learners, gotten more learners from countries around the world, and we have reduced the amount of time we spend on administration and handling of our instructors as well as our learners”.
Training Institute Dubai, UAE

For Non Profit Organizations 

Our organization is a non-profit serving children, how can Global Childhood Academy help us achieve our mission?

There are many ways that Global Childhood Academy can support you. We can help you create and launch high quality online courses to share your expertise and raise awareness about your programs to a global audience. You may sell your courses and raise income from any and all courses you sell through our platform. If there are other ways that you think we can support you, please contact us.

Do you offer Non-Profit Discounts?

Please click the button below to schedule a demo. We have a range of tiers and packages that are perfect for all types of organizations.

How does Global Childhood Academy support me to create and launch my courses on the platform?

We provide weekly live training sessions for all instructors and partners. We also offer VIP onboarding. That means that we spend time with you individually understanding your needs and setting a plan of action to help you launch your courses on our platform, fast.

How much does the Global Childhood Academy Platform Cost?

The GCA learning management platform is designed to be very flexible…..

How much time will I have to dedicate to getting my courses launched on the Global Childhood Academy platform?

It depends on how far along are you with preparing your course content. If your course content is ready to upload onto the platform, then it will only take a day or two to upload it. Once it is uploaded onto the platform, you will have to test it from a user perspective before the final launch.

Can we upload FREE courses to the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Yes. Your organization can upload both paid and free courses to the Global Childhood Academy platform. Please book a demo so we can discuss packages and tier levels with you to see what kind of courses you can upload.

You get a modern Learning Management System (LMS)

We help you launch your courses online

Sell your courses to a global audience of learners

Offer a rich learning experience to your students 

Market and increase your brand awareness

For Individual Trainers, Entrepreneurs, Freelancers

I am an expert providing training courses to adults who work with children. How can Global Childhood Academy help me?

Perfect. Our platform is specifically targeted at adults who work with, care for, and protect children from birth to 18. Learn more about our tier level packages and book a demo today. We are excited to launch your courses on our platform.

How do I get started with building my Global Childhood Academy Platform profile?

That is easy, during the onboarding, we will create a custom project management board for you that containts links and downloadable guides for you to get started. There will be tons of videos for you to watch to answer all questions and ensure smooth and fast launch of your courses.

How do I create an eLearning course on the Global Childhood Academy Platform?

Once you have signed a contract with Global Childhood Academy, you will have access to several resources to help you create your courses: Course standards, lighting and recording guidelines, presentation standards, how-to videos, etc. When your content is ready we will help you upload your course content, test it and launch it to our global audience.

How much time will I have to dedicate to getting my courses launched on the Global Childhood Academy platform?

It depends on how far along are you with preparing your course content. If your course content is ready to upload onto the platform, then it will only take a day or two to upload it. Once it is uploaded onto the platform, you will have to test it from a user perspective before the final launch.

Who owns my content?

Easy, you do. When you publish a course on our platform, you retain all the rights to your content. You simply grant us a license to host the course and make it available to our users, and to market your course globally.