Online Resources for TAE Community


In these unprecedented times of COVID-19, IAL continues to do our part to support active learning amongst the TAE community, ensuring the acquisition and transfer of knowledge does not come to a standstill. 

Here is a list of curated e-learning platforms and resources that you can reference as learning goes virtual and online.

Synchronous Online Resources

(1) Virtual Classroom

Platform Details


Create online courses with live video. Designed for trainers, teams and organisations


Collaborative Learning Platform for Education Institutes & Enterprises

Talent LMS

A cloud-based LMS that helps small and midsize businesses deliver training to employees or learners


A training platform to meet the needs of customer-facing teams. 30-day free trial available. 


Easy-to-use virtual classroom

Free trial available at:


Virtual classroom suitabe for K-12 and Higher Ed

Basic account available here:


Online classroom designed for training


Training delivery platform

Individual account available for free: (Valid till 31 July)


Free LMS service for distance learning

Visionary Schoolmen

Local solution partner providing live streaming services


Offering learning technology solutions and custom digital learning content. Solution is supported for the Productivity Solutions Grant funding. 

Bamboo System

A cloud SAAS online learning platform and service provider. Solution is supported for the Productivity Solutions Grant funding. 

(2) Web Conferencing / Webinar Platform

Platform Details


An open-source platform based on GNU/Linux. Beside various web conferencing services, it has integrations for major LMSs or CMSs

Adobe Connect

A webinar platform that supports up to 1000 seats as well as multiple presenter sharing screens. Currently offers free 90-day access


Online meeting, desktop sharing and video conferencing software package that enables the user to meet via the Internet


Web conferencing application. Free for up to 100 participants in each meeting with unlimited time and number of meetings

Microsoft Teams

Six-month free trial for the premium version of its Microsoft Teams business chat/collaboration application

Google Hangouts

Hangouts Meet video-conferencing features free till 1 July 2020


Skype has rolled out a free 'Meet Now' video conferencing service that does not require downloads or sign-ups

Zoom + Nearpod

Nearpod is a freemium platform that can be used by educators to create presentations containing quizzes, polls, videos, images, etc, for interactive learning. 


An earlier workshop conducted as part of the InnovBite series taught participants how to use Nearpod through synchronous audio and video software Zoom. Highlights of the session available here.


Asynchronous Online Resources 

(1) e-Learning Platforms

Platform Details


Free LMS service for distance learning


Video Learning and Engagement with analytics

Free account provided here:


Free account provided here:

iSpring Solutions

iSpring is offering a suite solution for 3 months at discounted prices

(2) Other Useful Online Tools

Platform Details

Apowersoft Online Screen Recorder

Screen-recorder for online lessons or tutorials

Pexels Royalty Free Images

Select from a vast repository of images which can be incorporated into your online lessons or slides

IBM Enterprise Design Thinking

Design thinking courses and toolkit activities 



Graphic design platform to create social media graphics, presentations, posters and other visual content

Infini Videos

Online interactive video editing tools

Infini Videos is part of MediaCorp's MediaPreneur Incubator Programme

Other Cost-effective and Easy-to-Use (CEE) Tools

iN.LAB curates educational technology (edtech) tools that are cost-effective, to help reduce costs in implementing blended learning, and easy to use in classroom, online and workplace learning. Check out some case studies of these edtech tools, also known as CEE, short for Cost-effective and Easy-to-use, tools.

Access to Learning Devices

Learners / Training Providers with workers who do not have digital access for learning can tap on IMDA’s existing scheme or contact the list of service providers who are willing to lease devices for a discounted rate. 

Audience Scheme Eligibility Criteria

For Individual Learner

1. Home Access 3.0 Scheme



- Lenovo tablet bundled with fibre broadband

- Fibre Broadband only


MyRepublic Ltd

- Fibre Broadband only


Eligible individuals can apply for IMDA’s Home Access Scheme at


2. Devices for Loan

Contact: Tech For Rent

William Kang at 8157 6190


Device: iPad / Android Tabs


- iPad mix of 9.7, Pro 10.5, Pro 12.9

- Android Tabs : Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8’


1. Home Access 3.0 Scheme

• Total Monthly Gross Household Income ≤ $1.9K or Per Capita Income ≤ $650

• At least 1 family member staying in the same residential address who is a SG citizen

• Stays in a HDB

• One application per family

• Residential home should not have existing fibre broadband


2. Devices for Loan

• 1 month minimum term

• Self-collection at Bugis/Bishan MRT station

For Training Provider


Service Provider:
ST Engineering (STE)

Contact: Alan Siek at 9777 2526 /

Devices for Loan – with minimum quantity of 20 devices or more


a. Samsung galaxy Tab A

- 16G hard disk, 1GB RAM, with Camera

500 ready stocks


b. DELL Laptop

500 ready stocks


Service Provider:

JK Technology Pte Ltd

Contact: Eugene Ang at 6841 6868/

Devices for Loan – with minimum quantity of 10 devices or more


a. Lenovo ThinkPad x250

- 500GB harddisk, 4GB RAM, With Camera

300 ready stocks


b. Lenovo IdeaPad S340

- 512GB harddisk, 4GB RAM, With Camera

200 ready stocks


Devices for Purchase

a. Lenovo IdeaPad S340

- 512GB harddisk, 4GB RAM, With Camera, Warranty 2 years

250 ready stocks


ST Engineering (STE)

a. Samsung galaxy Tab A

• Minimum quantity = 20

• ACRA report and the last 3 year financial statement for STE’s assessment

• cash-on-delivery


b. DELL Laptop

• Minimum quantity = 20

• Either 6 or 12mths rental

• cash-on-delivery


JK Technology Pte Ltd

a. Lenovo ThinkPad x250 (for loan) 

• Minimum quantity = 10

• cash-on-delivery


b. Lenovo IdeaPad S340 (for loan) 

• Minimum quantity = 10

• cash-on-delivery


c. Lenovo IdeaPad S340 (for purchase)

• cash-on-delivery

• Credit term (case-by-case basis)


Tips and Articles


(1) On-Demand Webinars


Planning Your Video Delivery Strategy - Best practices to ensure optimal video experience for online learning and facilitation


(2) Consulting Services


Aadvantage Consulting - Local partner providing LMS solutions (both synchronous & asynchronous modes)


(3) Articles 


(The Right) Learning Modalities To Deliver Digital Learning


Updated as of 21 April 2020