Last updated : 07 Aug 2016

Becoming a Confident Trainer

Summary

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Programme

  • No group
  • Modules’ titles and Contents:

  • Module: Junping in as a first-time trainer
  • Module: Our brains at work: how do people learn?
  • Module: Assessing: how to tell if students are learning
  • Module: Developing flexibility in training

  • Name of the teache
  • Karen Turnbull ( degree in Adult & Vocational Education from the University of South Australia )

  • Peter Green ( degree in Vocational Education and Training (VET) from Charles Sturt University )

  • Would you suggest following the entire MOOC or just some modules? entire

Learning outcomes

  • Declared aims of the MOOC

Description:

“1. Jumping in as a first time trainer

- Qualities of a confident trainer

- Learning styles

- Building rapport

2. How do people learn?

- Why do Adults learn

- Creating a safe learning environment

3. How do you know if your students are learning?

- Why do we need to assess?

- Providing feedback to your learners

4. Developing flexibility in training

- Dealing with difficult learners

- Addressing diversity

- Tips to becoming a confident trainer”

  • List of Soft skills developed: Learning to learn; Communication
  • List of digital skills developed

Teaching-Learning methodology

xMOOC (videos, further readings, assessments, quizzes, transcripts, forum)

Assessment

Is there a final certification? Yes. A Statement of Participation (My Study Centre) Learning outcomes are evaluated by assessment (three attempts at every assessment, an overall grade average of at least 60% to pass the course) When: during the course at the end of a week

  • Soft skills Learning to learn, Communication
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Unknown
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration 4 weeks
  • Level of commitment required workload of 2 - 4 hours per week
  • Cost Free * See platform for details
  • Providing institution https://www.tafesa.edu.au/TAFE SA ( )
  • Mooc Platform Open2Study (https://www.open2study.com)
  • Target group Open for all persons, main focus on elementary students
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Availability of teachersHow to contact themForum / discussion groups
  • Keywords Australia, Learning to learn, Communication