Moodle is a free and open source feature-rich, flexible and secure learning management system that enables a versatile learning platform designed to provide a single robust and secure system to create personalised learning scenarios.


Moodle Features


  • Wide array of built-in activity modules including assignments, quizzes, forums, assessment tools, wikis, chats and glossaries
  • Resource modules allow you to add or build your own content using images, multimedia and external content
  • Customisable look and feel with a simple, low-tech, user-friendly interface

Catalyst's Moodle services

As of 2016, Catalyst is 4th biggest contributor to the Moodle project, and the largest in Australasia behind Moodle HQ.

When you want to set up Moodle as your online learning management system ­— whether for 200 users or 2 million — Catalyst has the expertise and the experience to help you succeed.




We’ve worked with a large variety of organisations using Moodle so we know the dos and don’ts of eLearning implementations. We can help you review where you are and decide where you need to go.


Installation and optimisation

We can install your Moodle site and ensure it is running at its very best. With experience in large, high-performance installations of Moodle, Catalyst can help you provide a stable and scalable learning management system for your organisation.


Business requirements analysis

We can help you capture what you need and want to achieve implementing Moodle. With experienced business analysts and Moodle users on staff, Catalyst can offer top-quality requirements analysis and documentation services.


Custom development

If you wish to include any new features we build for you in core Moodle, we can make that happen. The Catalyst team are trusted partners and developers within the Moodle community, and we have the expertise and experience to write customised code or help build a new feature.


Theming and design

Our creative team will work with you to develop an innovative look and feel for your site while retaining your organisation’s brand and identity. Do you also want to use Moodle on mobile devices? No problem. Our experienced team can assist you there as well.



Do you want to integrate your Moodle site with your student or human resources management system or create single sign-on with systems such as Drupal, Koha and Mahara? We can help.


Managed hosting

Catalyst offers fully managed hosting for organisations of all sizes, from schools to large polytechnics, universities, corporates and government departments. With around-the-clock monitoring, proactive security measures and scheduled backups, we offer a safe and stable hosting environment for your Moodle site.


Ongoing support

We can provide tailored second and third-level support packages for you to assist with technical and administration issues. Our online work request management system allows you to log issues with us at any time. We can also tailor a package to your budget and support requirements.


Training services

Catalyst has experienced trainers available to create custom training programmes for administrators and teaching staff to help you get the most out of your Moodle site.

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Award to recognise Catalyst's efforts over 2019 toward Moodle.


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