Using an Approval module, you can prevent learners from continuing a course until a nominated user or role within your enterprise has approved their progress.
Note: A user is a specific person while a role pertains to any user with the specified role assigned to them.
Follow these steps:
- Complete the usual steps to create a course.
- Click Add Module in the section of the course where learners need to be approved before proceeding, then click Approval.
- Give the module a title and description.
- In the Approvers section, click User or Role and select the specific user or role within your enterprise who must approve the learner's progress for them to continue. To set a role as an approver you need to firstly create and assign roles in your enterprise.
- Click Save.
The Approval module is added to the course.
For information about adding a module to a course, see 'Adding modules to courses'.