Train the Trainer - Short Course 3 DAYS - Sydney - Intensive Full Training

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WEA Sydney

70-72 Bathurst St

Sydney, nsw 2000


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How good are your communication skills when presenting? Do you understand the communication process? Do you know how to adapt your teaching style to your audience?

Teaching adults is very different from teaching kids, and the way you learned at school will not be effective when working with adults. Effective train the trainer skills will not only create a more positive learning environment, it will also increase productivity, students’ engagement, and theoretical knowledge and skills retention. Excellent learning methods are the key to successful training sessions.

After completing our train the trainer workshop, participants will better understand adult learning principles as well as how to apply them. Participants will be able to design interactive and playful learning sessions to encourage students’ engagement.

Learning outcomes

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Immediately conduct training sessions.
  • Understand their audience’s needs and expectations to adjust the presentation to the learners.
  • Prepare their content in a well-structured format that includes various techniques to keep the audience engaged and interested.
  • Design fun and interactive icebreakers, games, exercises, role-plays and activities for adult learners.
  • Deliver confidently engaging and dynamic training sessions.
  • Develop more effective body-language and communication skills.
  • Deal with all personality types, including challenging participants.
  • Set aside the technical part of the speech to focus on delivering a message that’s memorable.

Course Content

A. Introduction

  • Introductions: the facilitator, the participants, the training
  • House keeping
  • Workshop objectives
  • Expectations
  • Group rules
  • Terminologies

B. Adult learning principles

  1. Highlight the specificities when teaching adults and when teaching kids.
  2. Find out what a facilitator is and isn’t.
  3. Know the differences between teaching and presenting
  4. Understand the fundamentals of adult learning.
  5. Study the adult learning principles and assumptions.
  6. Discover Hiemstra & Sisco’s work about adult learners and their educators.
  7. Develop a unique and powerful learning methodology (substantiated by approved data).
  8. Learn to implement the experiential learning cycle in your presentations.
  9. Get familiar with training tools such as the learning cone, the ADDIE model…

C. Powerful presentation

  1. Find out about a typical training day: process and organisation.
  2. Learn to structure and deliver an engaging program that people will remember.
  3. Discover the divergence – convergence learning model.
  4. Receive great PowerPoint tips and techniques.
  5. Put presentations together faster, easier and participant focused.
  6. Create powerful student booklets in 5 easy steps.
  7. Tailor your training checklist: be well prepared and ready to present.
  8. Effectively identify your learners’ needs and expectations.
  9. Master the Q&A time: get ready to answer ‘tricky questions’ professionally.
  10. Develop your assessment and evaluation process: review your options and select the best system for you.
  11. Start your pitch and presentation with immediate impact: tools, tips and advice.
  12. Create unique and powerful training exercises and games: 30+ examples to reuse.
  13. Learn more about the impact of storytelling and develop your storytelling skills.
  14. Structure your feedback form to receive constructive feedback.

D. Your presentation skills

  1. Assess your training skills: gain awareness of your presentation skills strengths, weaknesses and blind spots.
  2. Develop new facilitator’s qualities and competencies.
  3. Understand and strengthen your teaching style and your learning methodology.
  4. Learn public speaking’s best practices to present in a clear, concise and engaging way.
  5. Discover the Do’s and Don’ts for trainers: avoid the common mistakes of inexperienced presenters.
  6. Develop effective communication skills and body language awareness.
  7. Find out the impact of your presentation: work on your personal branding.
  8. Overcome your anxiety and present with confidence.
  9. Learn the art of questioning to maximise participant engagement.
  10. Discover how to maintain audience interest.
  11. Set aside the technical part of the speech to focus on delivering a message that’s memorable.
  12. Learn the essentials to be an excellent keynote speaker/to prepare excellent keynote presentations.
  13. Develop your emotional intelligence competencies.
  14. Understand how to adopt a coaching approach in your workshop.
  15. Deal with interruptions effectively.

E. Your audience

  1. Adapt your presentation style for varying degrees of formality and size of groups.
  2. Understand your audience and tailor your approach to them.
  3. Adapt yourself when teaching to a group or one person.
  4. Learn the difference between global and specific participants.
  5. Deal with all learners & personality types.
  6. Develop VAK learning styles awareness.
  7. Stay calm, deal with unexpected or challenging situations and participants.

Audience/ Tailored for

This workshop will benefit all trainers and facilitators from a variety of backgrounds and skill levels who wish to improve their teaching style by strengthening their skills.

Unique features

  • Human centred approach
  • Intensive, advanced program
  • Short courses
  • Certificate of completion / e-certificate
  • Excellent powerful and complete handouts
  • Video practice

  • Additional options
    • Audit & observation before and after the training
    • Follow-up coaching
    • Skype training for remote participants

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Ideally participants will be 18 and older.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

As the training will be hold in Sydney CBD, all public transports are available around.

What can I bring into the event?

The only thing you will need is a positive thinking attitude and your motivation for a great workshop.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact New Reflections directly per email: contact@newreflection.com.au or you can call us 02 9569 6906.

What's the refund policy?

If you can’t make it to the workshop, we will give you a voucher so that you can attend to the future one!

For further information, please contact us via email or phone

Email: contact@newreflection.com.au

Phone:+61 (0)2 9569 6906

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, we will have the list of the participants ready.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes sure, simply contact us.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, it is.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, it is.

What if I want to bring a co-worker, a business partner or a friend with me?

For bookings of 2 people and more, please call: +61 2 9569 6906 to get a discount.


Maud has over 10 years experience in Personal and Professional Development.

She develops a unique approach utilising 3 core areas:

  • Personal Branding
  • Body Language & Communication skills
  • Personal Development, NLP

This unique approach comes with a unique pedagogy: interactive, dynamic and playful! With the highest integrity, Maud provides authentic coaching from the heart, with passion and purpose. Empathic, intuitive, creative and generous are some of Maud’s qualities. She works with all kinds of clients: corporate, association, individual, jobseeker, graduate, people with special needs… Thanks to a rich and diverse background and experience in workshop facilitation; Maud understands exactly your challenges and develops solutions that meet your exact needs.

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Early Bird (Until Monday 11th November 2019)


Regular Pricing (From Tuesday 12th November 2019)


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