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Marie-Jo Leroux | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 1, 2013

Marie-Jo Leroux

experienced instructional designer
   Canada
  |   Montreal, Quebec

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

I have developed and delivered engaging training courses in a wide variety of fields, including:
- Software learning materials,
- Game design,
- Presentation skills,
- Cooling systems repair,
- Business communication,
- Teaching,
- Sewing,
- The French language,
etc.

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Skills (5)

Tested
Microsoft Word
English
Technical Writing
Computer Skills
Management Skills

Service Description

- Instructional designer experienced in creating audio-visual and written training materials, in a wide variety of areas (such as project management, MS Word and Excel, filmmaking, chemistry, printer repair, etc)
- Solid experience in gamification of learning
- Varied experience as in-class trainer
- Dynamic, creative, efficient and organized person
- Solid experience in project and personnel management (have directly managed teams ranging from 5 to 150 people)
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Self-starter and learner
- Bachelor of Psychology, DCS in Creative Arts

Services offered:
- Instructional design: presentation of contents customized for the target audience in order to facilitate learning
- In-class training
- Project management/coordination
- Creation and management of custom training programs
- Screenwriting for online learning environments (e-learning)
- Technical writing
- French-English translation

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Employment

Ubisoft
Video Game Producer
2008 - Present
CGI
Training specialist
2001 - 2004
- Analyzed training requirements for clients such as LA Department of Water & Power, Baltimore Gas & Electric, Hydro-Quebec, Electrabel (Belgium) and CANTV (Venezuela) among others - Developed...
The Princeton Review
Training specialist
1998 - 1999
- Taught a variety of courses aimed at preparing the learner to standardized college entrance examinations - Subjects included: English essay writing, speed reading, basic algebra, English...
Naoki Systems
Training specialist
1994 - 1997
- Established a technical training and writing department for the company - Developed custom courses for the company and its clientele, including topics such as Word, use of Internet and project...
Saint-Hubert Municipal Library
Training specialist
1992 - 1992
- Organized a filmmaking course aimed at 10- to 14-year-olds - Developed and taught the course - Was responsible for finding all equipment and sponsors - Recruited participants - Directed...

Education

McGill University
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
1992 - 1995

Keywords

training
instructional
tutorial
e-learning
writer
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