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This software is OSI Certified Open Source Software. OSI Certified is a certification mark of the Open Source Initiative.
This software is OSI Certified Open Source Software. OSI Certified is a certification mark of the Open Source Initiative.

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Welcome to OLAT!

We at OLAT are passionate about Learning and Training! OLAT (Online Learning and Training) is an Open Source LMS (Learning Management System) tailored to the needs of Universities and Higher Education institutions. The development of OLAT is driven by the University of Zurich where it is extensively used. There are approximately 70'000 users and nearly 50 institutions in Switzerland using OLAT (with up to 5'000 courses and millions of resources), and the numbers keep on growing! OLAT is available in several languages and can provide diverse functionality for all your needs in web-based learning and training. With OLAT you can:

  • author, manage and publish courses
  • perform e-Assessments and Questionnaires
  • implement various forms of media for effective teaching
  • provide an interactive and intuitive platform for stimulating learning
  • create collaborative groups complete with tools such as forums, wikis and chat

We invite you to learn more about OLAT as a Product and by reading the stories at our Explore section. In addition, you'll find information and documentation about the OLAT LMS as a software and how to work with it. Should you decide to try out OLAT for yourself, you can try it online or download and install it for free!

Let's get started!



News

OLAT security level appraised as "good"

We would like to brief you about the results of an in-depth security assessment carried out by a renowned Swiss security company. The security level of the OLAT 7.8.2 version was ranked as "good". Whilst we are contented to...


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OLAT Release 7.8

We would like to announce the release of the OLAT 7.8 version. This release improves the "Campus course" features (SAP Campus Management System integration). Further, all known cross site scripting vulnerabilities have been...


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