Step-by-step Storyline Guide: How to Limit Progress Within Narrated eLearning Course

Creating e-learning with accompanying voice-over is something we are seeing more and more frequently with our clients, especially when delivering compliance training. In this article, I will outline a simple step-by-step process for building a slide in Articulate Storyline that forces the learner to listen to the audio on the first visit but provides free navigation if they are revisiting the slide.

One of the most common requests from those clients for whom we’re building e-learning with voice-over, is that they want to force the learner to listen to the audio within a slide before being able to click the next button.

However, when the learner revisits the slide for a second time, they should not be forced to listen to the audio again. Thus allowing free navigation throughout the course once they have completed each slide.

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