Who is this course for:
• Further education tutors
• Vocational trainers, instructors, tutors
• Educational consultants
• Self-employed trainers
• Those practising or planning a career as a trainer in the educational, industrial, private, voluntary or community sectors
The aim of the course is to introduce participants to the basic knowledge and practical skills related to planning, designing, developing, delivering and evaluating training courses.
Course content incorporates study of various concepts of training and education, adult learning styles and preferences. Participants will develop the tools and techniques to carry out a training needs analysis, write course aims and learning outcomes, develop course content and select appropriate delivery methods and learning activities. Participants will learn how to hone their communication skills to deliver successful and engaging training courses, how to create a motivating learning environment and how to build quality assurance into the training process.