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

Instructor

Rodney (Buck) Hillestad

Rodney (Buck) Hillestad

Rodney (Buck) Hillestad is founder and president of Hillestad Learning Technologies, a training and development company specializing in training design and delivery, along with leadership/managerial, and team skills. Buck regularly delivers classes for the University of Wisconsin extensions and is ... read more

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.

Notes

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

Testimonials

"The information I gained will highly benefit me in my training environment. I feel more confident in my program now. I enjoy the teaching style and the relaxed but focused learning environment that Buck provides."  —  Participant, 2018

"Buck is an excellent instructor who modeled everything he taught us over the course of this class."  —  Participant, 2018

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

Date: Wed-Fri, May 8-10

Time: 8:30am-4:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Rodney (Buck) Hillestad

Fee:

$845 by Wed., Apr. 24.
$895 after Wed., Apr. 24.

CEUs: 2.1, PDCs: 21

Enrollment Limit: 25

Program Number: 5040-11611

Registration Deadline: Wed., May 8

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Date: Wed-Fri, Nov 13-15

Time: 8:30am-4:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Rodney (Buck) Hillestad

Fee:

$845 by Wed., Oct. 30.
$895 after Wed., Oct. 30.

CEUs: 2.1, PDCs: 21

Enrollment Limit: 25

Program Number: 5040-11886

Registration Deadline: Wed., Nov. 13

Register Now

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