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The Practical Trainer

$240.00

Part of knowing where you are going is defining what you are doing. Training can mean different things to different people: a trainee has needs, your supervisor has expectations, and as trainers, you have objectives. The assumption that anyone who can do a job can teach another person how to do it has led to countless errors in the instruction process. Many of us have been either a victim of or a witness to this misguided belief.

Trainees are most engaged by a trainer who:

  • Has some experience to share
  • Has something of value to offer
  • Can provide some real examples and give them some tips
  • Lets participants talk and share their experiences with others

Throughout this course, we take a closer look at how to approach teaching individuals with an affinity for any learning style. Whether a seasoned trainer or looking to get started this course is an excellent resource to complement your existing skillset or develop your own style for more effective training.

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Learning Objectives

After you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour
  • Model a positive attitude for others
  • Collaborate effectively with workplace partners and teammates
  • Give and receive positive and constructive feedback

Course Outline & Major Topics

  • Advantages of Workplace Training
    • Mistakes and Solutions
    • Stimulating a Readiness to Learn
    • How to Facilitate Learning
    • How to Inhibit Learning
  • Understanding Adult Learning
    • The Learning Process
    • Learning Styles
  • Facilitator Responsibilities
    • Presentation Skills
    • Dealing with Difficult Trainees
  • On-the-Job Training
    • Essentials of On-the-Job Training
    • One-on-One Peer Training
  • Hands-On Training
    • Coaching
    • Training Presentations
    • Training Preparation Worksheet
    • Designing Evaluations
    • Effective Evaluations
    • Evaluation Techniques

*Receive a nationally recognized certificate for participation in this course

Who Should Take This Course?

  • HR and Supervisors
  • Team Members & Leaders
  • Front Line Workers
  • New Hires

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