Essential Skills for Trainers

Essential Skills for Trainers

Updated Jun 08, 2020

Before you can start helping others learn, you must be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to convey information in a compelling manner. In this course, learn how to effectively train in today's business environment. The instructor shares strategies and techniques for delivering high-quality workplace training that leads to better learner outcomes. He covers developing, planning, and delivering successful training sessions, as well as how to bolster your communication skills and overcome barriers to learning. In addition to preparing you to deliver training sessions, the skills covered in this course can make you more adept at public speaking, coaching individuals, and leading a team.

Learning objectives

  • Elements of effective training
  • Core competencies of effective trainers
  • Overcoming barriers to learning
  • Motivating adult learners
  • Preparing the training session
  • Developing effective communication
  • Questioning for effective learning
  • Managing and engaging participants