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Event title

Trainer training for beginners

Event details

13 March 2018 10:00
14 March 2018 16:30
Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. (view google map)
SCVO Member £190, Third sector non-member £250, Private/Public £300
Helen Swatton, Training@scvo.org.uk
0141 465 7531
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Course Aim 

The aim of this two-day course is to provide an introduction to training and learning. To learn how people learn, make the messages you want to get across stick through creating the right structure and environment for your participants.  The course is designed to help participants design and deliver learning to small groups.

Course Objectives

Identify how individuals learn:

  • Learning cycle
  • Learning Styles
  • Methods of identifying learning needs

Plan what you are going to teach:

  • Aims and objective writing
  • Using resources effectively
  • Available training methods

Prepare an effective learning environment

  • Preparation checklist
  • Planning
  • Group dynamics – dealing with difficult participants and difficult situations

Design a piece of learning to suit the learners

  • To suit different learning styles

Compare methods of evaluating learning

  • The evaluation quintet
  • Styles of evaluation
  • Review methods

Who is this course aimed at?  

This interactive course is suitable for anyone new to training, individuals who have had no previous formal training or if you are a trainer and wish to consolidate your training skills.  Over the two days participants will work on individual tasks and in small groups. The learning on this course will be enhanced if the participant has a specific piece of training they are going to deliver a few weeks after the course.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements

NB: Please read our Policies, procedures and terms & conditions document below before making your booking.

Policies, procedures and T&Cs

Guest Speakers

Teresa Dolan