How to Add A SCORM Course into Litmos LMS

Litmos supports courses in SCORM 1.2, AICC, and TinCan formats. In this step-by-step guide, you will find out how to add a SCORM course to Litmos LMS.

Tip: If you need to create a SCORM course in record time and make it interactive and engaging, take a look at iSpring Suite, a powerful tool for building SCORM courses, assessments, and interactions right in PowerPoint. iSpring-made courses work perfectly with Litmos.

To add a SCORM course into Litmos, follow these step-by-step instructions.

Adding a SCORM Course into Litmos

  1. 1

    Log into Litmos LMS as an administrator or course author.

  2. 2

    Open the Courses tab in the top menu.

    Courses tab in Litmos

  3. 3

    On the right pane, Create a new Course or open an already existing course.

    Creating a new course in Litmos

  4. 4

    Enter a course title and click Save

    Adding content to a course in Litmos

  5. 5

    From the Content tab within the course, click Add content.

    Uploading a course module in Litmos

  6. 6

    Drag your SCORM course to the Upload window or click Choose a file,  navigate to the iSpring-created .zip package, and upload it.

    Add a SCORM module in LMS

  7. 7

    Add a title to your SCORM module. Then click Save.

    Add a SCORM module in LMS

  8. 8 Your SCORM file will then be uploaded and processed by the system. This process usually takes a couple of minutes but may take longer (up to 30 minutes) if you try to upload a larger .zip file.

    Course is processing by Litmos

When the uploading process is finished, you will see the SCORM course in your content list. 

How can I preview a course in Litmos?

After you’ve uploaded a course to the LMS, you can preview how it will look for your learners. To do this, follow this short guide.

  1. 1

    Open the course module.

  2. 2

    Click Preview presentation on the right pane.

    Previewing a course in Litmos

  3. 3

    The course will open in a new window. .

    Course preview in Litmos

To learn more about creating SCORM courses from scratch, here’s a step-by-step guide on how to create and play SCORM content.

If you need to create SCORM courses that work seamlessly in your LMS, you can take advantage of iSpring Suite, a user-friendly authoring toolkit for Litmos. With this tool, you can build courses, quizzes, and interactions, and publish them as SCORM courses in a couple of clicks.

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