instructional designer




Instructional designers develop instructional material for training courses using multimedia technology and authoring tools. They aim to create instructional experiences which make the acquisition of knowledge and skills more efficient, effective, and appealing.

Alternative label

  • training designer

  • designer of training courses

  • instructional course design practitioner

  • training course designer

  • instructional course designer

  • instructional design specialist

  • instructional designers

  • designer of corporate training

  • instructional developer

  • instructional engineer

  • instructional design professional

  • instructional systems designer

  • learning process designer

  • corporate training designer

  • designer of instructional courses

  • practitioner of instructional course design

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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