NU Online News Service, March 23, 2005, 1:59 p.m. EST

A Newport Beach, Calif., life insurer has been using software from another California company to revamp its training and continuing education programs.[@@]

The insurer, Pacific Life Insurance Company, has built an electronic academy, the “Pacific Life eAcademy,” with the TotalLMS and TotalCMS systems from SumTotal Systems Inc., Mountain View, Calif., SumTotal says.

The system now delivers and tracks training for 3,500 employees and 6 divisions.

The courses include completely automated courses and instructor-led courses, SumTotal says.