• Event
  • Scientific training

Train the Trainer

This course will provide you with the knowledge and practical skills to develop and deliver effective training.

Start date:

27 February 2017

End date:

01 March 2017

Time:

09h30 - 17h00

Venue:

Earlham Institute

Registration deadline:

14 February 2017

About the event.

What’s the course about?

Effective training courses should be engaging, well-structured, and tuned to the needs of your trainees. There is a wealth of theory available to support the development and delivery of effective training; from learning styles and taxonomies of knowledge, to course structure and people skills. Understanding and utilising that theory and practicing those skills will help to ensure that you and your trainees both enjoy and draw the maximum benefit from your time together.

What will it cover?

Day 1 - Training theory

  • A definition of training
  • Building knowledge
  • Learning styles

Day 2 - Trainer skills

  • The traits of a trainer
  • Managing trainees
  • Giving feedback

Day 3 - Course design

  • From aims to assessment
  • Flipping and e-Learning
  • Getting feedback

Programme.

Day 1 - 27 February 2017

Time

Topic

09:30 - 10:00

Registration

10:00 - 10:30

Introduction to the course

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

How we structure knowledge

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

How we prefer to learn

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 16:30

What’s your personality type?

16:30 - 17:00

Recap and discussion

Day 2 - 28 February 2017

Time

Topic

09:30 - 10:30

The ideal trainer

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Practical people skills

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Speed coaching exercise

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 17:00

Presentation exercise

Day 3 - 01 March 2017

Time

Topic

09:30 - 10:30

Course structure

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Course content

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Flipped classrooms and eLearning

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 16:00

Getting good feedback

16:00 - 17:00

Summary and discussion

Fees and accommodation.

Bursaries.

There are bursaries available for DEANN members to cover registration and to put towards travel and/or accommodation as appropriate. Please contact Emily Angiolini for further details.