FAQs

What is MSTO Web-based edutainment?

Web-based edutainment is an economical alternative for, or complement to, traditional CD-ROM, video or classroom-based training. Any computer or smart phone with access to the Internet can access MSTO online courses delivered via a Web browser. Edutainment expresses the marriage of education and entertainment in a work or presentation such as a television program or a Web site. Some of the most educationally effective programs such as Sesame Street, The Electric Company, and Mr. Rogers could be classed as edutainment; as well as outstanding Web sites like Learn2.com and HowStuffWorks.com.

Does MSTO specialize in any types of safety training that my business could use?

MSTO offers 10 hour OSHA safety training for supervisors, top management, or employees that include seven mandatory hours of specific courses as well as three hours of courses that are chosen from six optional courses. MSTO also offers comprehensive supervisor safety training for General Industry, Construction and Petroleum industry. These courses will take as long to complete as the 10 hour OSHA safety training course and cover an assortment of other topics. Customized certificates are offered to the successful participants.

Why should I consider Web-based edutainment?

Users from one to thousands of employees have easy access to anywhere/anytime training, regardless of location and time. Web-based edutainment is just as effective as classroom training, and takes half the time to complete at a fraction of the price.

How are online courses updated to reflect the latest regulations?

Changes that need to be made to Web-based course material are quickly and easily done on the server and distributed instantly to users worldwide.

What are the advantages of Web-based edutainment?

One of the major advantages of Web-based edutainment is the savings over traditional classroom training and associated costs such as travel and time off from work.. Other Web-based edutainment advantages include:
 Examples and illustrations
 Accurate, up-to-date, and timely content
 Multimedia features such as narration and animations
 Interactivity
 Assessment with immediate feedback
 Automated recordkeeping.

How do you know the person who has logged in is not an impostor?

Every student is issued a unique username and password. This prevents an impostor from taking a course without the authorized user’s knowledge. Ultimately, however, it is the responsibility of the employer to verify that the person who completed a given course was the authorized user.
MSTO online training services require the user to accept a User Agreement, which has Terms and Conditions for using MSTO on-line training.

Are the MSTO courses available in languages other than English?

Yes, they are also available in Spanish.

Do students get a certificate of completion when they complete courses?

Yes, after completing the course and scoring 80% or better on course test, students will be issued an electronic certificate of successful completion recognized by OSHA.

Can I customize MSTO courses?

Yes, but cannot be done automatically, we will work with you to customize course content to meet your specific needs. Call or email us for a free initial consultation.

Can I create my own MSTO course(s)?

Yes, we will work with you to design and build customize course content to meet your specific needs. Call or email us for a free initial consultation.

What are the hardware and software requirements for MSTO training?

All you need is a computer with an Internet connection and a Web browser. All MSTO courses and ebooks are also available on smartphones – android and i-phones.