Totara LMS is an open source distribution of Moodle developed for the corporate and government market. Totara is translated into 24 languages and has over 5 million subscribers. The current version of Totara LMS is 2.9 and is based on Moodle 2.9.
Totara LMS has been based on Moodle since the very beginning. It’s a fantastic platform that offers a lot in terms of course creation and management. In the past few years, we have added hundreds of thousands of lines of code comprising a series of modular, interwoven extensions layered on top of a standard Moodle.
Totara Learning Solutions, backed by Kineo, Kineo Pacific and Catalyst IT, is a global alliance dedicated to fundamentally changing the nature of the LMS software market. Totara is a packaged distribution of the open source platform, Moodle, and is available on a subscription basis which provides on-going support and enhancements.
Totara LMS is a customized version of the Open Source Software Moodle, designed specifically to meet the eLearning needs of the business world. It includes a range of extensions to the Moodle software to support are:
- Competency management
- Team management
- Individual development plans
- Classroom management