Consists of independent, self-paced study;
Does not have a teacher/facilitator or other participants with whom you interact;
Takes anywhere from a few hours to a few days to complete, according to your availability;
Is available on the CALPRO Web site all year, i.e., there are no specific start and end dates.
The two TTO courses currently available are Family Literacy and Managing a SCANS-based Classroom.
To access either of these courses, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Download Authorware Web Player
The training modules were designed in Macromedia's Authorware, a computer-based training authoring tool. In order to play the modules, you will need to install Macromedia's Authorware Web Player. Follow the instructions below, to download the Authorware Web Player.
The following links will open the Macromedia download page in a new window. Once the download is complete, return to this page and go to Step 2.
- Intel Pentium processor or higher
- Microsoft Windows 98 SE, 2000, Me, XP, NT 4, or later
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 or later, or Netscape 4.0 or later
- 32 MB RAM
- Apple PowerMac G3 or higher
- Apple Mac OS X (10.1.5 or later recommended), or 8.6 or later with Carbon Library
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or later, Netscape 4.0 or later, or Apple Safari
- 32 MB RAM
Download the Authorware Web Player
You must first downlaod the Authorware Web Player in order to view/play the self-paced modules. Click on one of the links below to download the player appropriate for your computer. Alternatively, you may go to the Authorware Download Center to choose from a list of Web Player downloads for a number of different systems not available below.
- Download Web Player for Windows Internet Explorer
- Download Web Player Windows Netscape
- Downlaod Web Player for Mac OS 9
The download may take a while and is quite invisible, so make sure it is done downloading before closing the browser. An Authorware web piece will play after the Web Player has been successfully installed.
When you visit the Authorware Download Center, you will see an "Install Now" icon appear on the download page. The icon will look like the image below (not exactly the same, but similar):
Step 2: Self-Paced Training Modules
After you have downloaded the appropriate Authorware Web Player for your computer, please select one of the modules below to get started.
If you are having difficulty starting the module, check out our troubleshooting tips.