Workshop Session | Wednesday, June 27 | 1:55 – 2:40 p.m.
Track: Data & Measurement

Pretesting is not a standard practice in most corporate training environments. Should it be? Our session will explore how pretesting results in increased learner proficiency, reduced training costs and increased return on investment. In our hands-on session, you will learn how, why and when to pretest your learners.

What will you learn?

  • Benefits of pretests to the learner and the learning organization
  • How to design a pre- and post-assessment strategy


Chris Durbetaki, Senior Learning Experience Designer, Anthem, Inc.
Chris Durbetaki is a senior learning experience designer with Anthem, Inc. with more than 15 years of learning and development experience. She obtained her ID certification through the Center for Effective Performance, Inc. (CEP) in May 2007 and the Expert Course Manager Certification in August 2011. She was the recipient of the Anthem Learning Innovation Showcase 2017 People’s Choice Award and Amazing Innovation Award.
Toni Ferbrache, Manager of Learning Experience Design, Anthem, Inc.
Toni Ferbrache is an instructional design and development manager for Anthem, Inc. She is a 20-year veteran in the learning and development field and holds a Master of Science in education and instructional design.