Civil Sector & (I)NGOs: The Learning Organization

Train the Trainers / Teach the Teachers

NGO staff members with seniority or expertise in a special field often find themselves in the role of trainers. Whether it is teaching users the handling of a machine, explaining a process to a community or raising the competences of a team, these people have to plan the didactical delivery of content and practice so that others can learn and apply it autonomously. This seminar gives instructions on how to conduct effective training programs.

Contents include:

  • Methods, techniques and aids for teaching adults
  • Long- and short-term programs
  • Effective transfer of skills and competences
  • Pedagogy: managing learners and adapting to their abilities
  • Learning cycles, repetitions, tests and evaluation of learning
  • Writing manuals.