Overview: Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) is the product of the ADL Initiative, established in 1997 to standardize and modernize training and education management and delivery. The purpose of the ADL Initiative is to provide access to learning and performance aids that can be tailored to individual needs and delivered cost-effectively. The ADL Initiative maintains SCORM, a collection of standards and specifications for web-based e-learning, and the ADL Registry, a central search point for the discovery of digital objects related to DoD training, education, performance, and decision. The Department of Defense (DoD) Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness (OUSD P&R) oversees the ADL Initiative.
Current Status: Active
Last Updated: July 29, 2015