General Course Settings

General Course Settings


After a course has been created, users with the "Site Admin" or "Course Creator" roles can edit the course settings at any time. 

General course settings in an Learning Management System (LMS) for internal staff training are essential for configuring and customizing the overall structure, access, and behavior of courses. These settings ensure that courses align with the organization's training goals and provide a consistent experience for learners. 

By leveraging these general course settings in an LMS for internal staff training, organizations can create a tailored and efficient learning experience for employees while maintaining control over course access, content, and administration. These settings help ensure that training programs align with organizational goals, compliance requirements, and the specific needs of learners.


To access your course settings, (1) go to the relevant course from your home page.

On the left navigation menu, (2) click on "Course admin" and then (3) "Edit settings."

Within your course settings, you can edit your:
  1. Course full name
  2. Course short name
  3. Course category 
  4. Visibility settings 
  5. Course content downloadability 
  6. Course dates

  1. Course summary (description) 
  2. Course image

As well as other optional settings.

Once you have changed the course settings according to your preference, click "Save and display" to update.

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