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Train the Trainer Unit II: Presentation and Delivery of Training Programs

The quality of the presenter often determines the effectiveness of a program. Turn any program into a valuable experience by learning to present effectively, explore group-learning techniques and gain solutions for challenging situations.

Also available online: Train the Trainer Unit II: Presentation and Delivery of Training Programs (Online)

This course can be applied to the following certificates:
Master Trainer Certificate
Train the Trainer Certificate

Who Should Attend

  • Training and Development Managers
  • Managers and Supervisors
  • New or Experienced Trainers
  • HR Professionals
  • Consultants
  • Anyone Who Wants To Design a Customized Program from the Ground Up

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Expertly prepare the learning environment
  • Build an effective introduction
  • Practice delivery with pointed feedback
  • Understand web-based training and e-learning basics
  • Optimize lecture and group discussion
  • Apply experiential and accelerated learning
  • Handle challenging situations and learners

Course Outline/Topics

Day 1

8:30am – 12pm

  • Implement
    • Preparing before the session
    • Develop a solid introduction
    • Aligning the vision of the organization to the training session
    • Preparing the environment & others for the training session
    • Effective room layouts
    • Preparing yourself as the trainer

12 – 12:30pm

  • Lunch

12:30 – 4:30pm

  • Implement cont.

Day 2

8:30am – 12pm

  • Implement cont.
    • Optimizing training methods
    • Hone and practice your delivery skills
    • Web-based training and eLearning solutions
    • Experiential learning and accelerated learning techniques
    • Top 10 training delivery tips

12 – 12:30pm

  • Lunch

12:30 – 4:30pm

  • Implement cont.

Day 3

8:30am – 12pm

  • Implement cont. & Evaluate
    • Optimizing training methods cont.
    • Solutions for challenging training situations
    • Evaluating at levels 1 & 2

12 – 12:30pm

  • Lunch

12:30 – 4:30pm

  • Application Exercises
    • Utilizing icebreaker activities
    • Lecture, discussion and facilitation
    • Using stories and humor role play
    • Demonstrations
    • Use of PowerPoint and flipcharts
    • Effectively wrapping up training sessions
    • Transfer of training

Sessions include a morning and afternoon 15 minute break.


Lunch and snacks are provided each day. Discounted parking is also available for those who park in the adjacent Grand Avenue parking structure.

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Wed.-Fri., May 11-13


Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Rodney (Buck) Hillestad


$845 if you register by Fri., Apr. 29.
$895 if you register after Fri., Apr. 29.

CEUs: 2.1

Enrollment Limit: 25

Program Number: 7710-8815

Note: Approved for 21 (HR (General)) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute // Pre-approved by the Society for Human Resource Management for 21 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) towards the SHRM-SCP or SHRM-CP

Registration Deadline: Fri., May 6

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