Train The Trainer

Human Resources


Whether you are preparing to be a professional trainer, or you are someone who does a bit of training as a part of their job, you always want to be prepared. Participants will understand that training is a process where skills, knowledge, and attitudes are applied in a unique way.

Our Train-The-Trainer workshop will provide participants the skills to help them deliver engaging and compelling workshops. Skills such as facilitating, needs analyses, and managing tough topics will give trainees what they require to become a trainer themselves.

Train-The-Trainer Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started
Housekeeping Items
The Parking Lot
Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Understanding Training and Facilitation
What is Training?
What is Facilitation?
Identifying Appropriate Situations for Each

Module Three: Gathering Materials
Identifying Participants" Needs
Reviewing the Materials
Identifying and Resolving Gaps

Module Four: Creating a Lesson Plan
Planning for the Basics
Adding Slack Time
Creating a Plan B
A Take-Home Template

Module Five: Choosing Activities
Types of Activities
Creating a Tickle Trunk
What To Do When Games Go Wrong

Module Six: Preparing for the Workshop
Creating a Materials List
Gathering Participant Information
Setting up the Physical Location

Module Seven: Getting off on the Right Foot
Greeting Participants
Being Prepared
Using Icebreakers

Module Eight: Delivery Tips and Tricks
Using Visual Aids
Creating Supporting Materials
Gauging When It"s Time For A Break

Module Nine: Keeping it Interactive
Encouraging Discussion
Using Group Work
The Power of Post-It Notes

Module Ten: Dealing with Difficult Participants
The Ground Rules
Challenges and Solutions
Handling Interruptions

Module Eleven: Tackling Tough Topics
Tough Stuff to Watch Out For
Adjusting Your Material for a Sensitive Issue
Dealing with Sensitive Issues in the Workshop

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
Words from the Wise
Lessons Learned
Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

  • Train-The-Trainer
  • 1. Train the Trainer - Modules 1 _ 2
  • Pre-Assignment
  • Module 2
  • 3. Gathering Materials
  • Module 3
  • 4. Creating a Lesson Plan
  • Module 4
  • 5. Choosing Activities
  • Module 5
  • 6. Preparing for the Workshop
  • Module 6
  • 7. Getting Off on the Right Foot
  • Module 7
  • 8. Delivery Tips and Tricks
  • Module 8
  • 9. Keeping it Interactive
  • Module 9
  • 10. Dealing With Difficult Particpants
  • Module 10
  • 11. Tackling Tough Topics
  • Module 11
  • Activities & Resources
  • 01-What is Training
  • 02-Identifying Appropriate Situations
  • 03-Identifying Participants_ Needs
  • 04-Planning for the Basics
  • 05-Types of Activities
  • 06-Sensitive Issues in the Workshop
  • Review Questions
  • Recommended Reading List
  • Closing
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever