Teaching & Presentation Techniques


GTA OFFICE, 18 King St. E., 16th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5C 1C4 [Map]
Date and Time: February 02, 2018 9:00 am - February 23, 2018 4:30 pm
Tammy Sweeney, - Professional Speaker/Trainer - Performance Oriented

Do you need to enhance your teaching and facilitation skills? If so, this four-day certificate program is for you. (All Fridays in February 2018)

This instructional course will give you the resources needed to understand your audience, prepare your lessons and outcomes and be an overall better trainer or instructor. It is also used to develop instructors for the Insurance Institute CIP class programs.

Section 1:
Introduction to Adult Learners and Training / Planning                                      
Understanding how adults learn                                                                                
- Understanding different learning styles  
Setting up the learning environment                                                                         
Developing lesson plans / learning outcomes                                                            
Introduction to creative training techniques                                                                
Effective Openings
Icebreakers and Energizers
Balancing creative training techniques and the reality of corporate learning

Section 2:  Advanced Facilitation
- Accelerated learning techniques
- Group involvement guidelines
- Handling challenging participants
- Facilitating discussion
- Asking better questions
- Creative review techniques

Section 3: Implementation
Improving transfer of information to the job
Job Aids
Gaining and Retaining Understanding
Case Study
Visual Aids and Handouts
- Practice Teaching With Feedback

Section 4: Evaluation and Feedback
4 Levels of Evaluation
Preparing Evaluation tools for learners
Incorporating Feedback into the Instructional Process
Developing an Instructional Feedback Form
Testing and Observation
Structuring Projects and Case Studies
- Teaching Dry Material

Tammy Sweeney, BA, B.Ed., CHRP
Professional Speaker/Trainer
Performance Oriented

DATES:  All Fridays in February 2018  (2, 9, 16 & 23)

Prices above are for IIO Members.
- Non-members & renewing members please add the IIO membership fee.
- No refunds, credit notes issued only with 48 hour written notice.
- The price of our full-day seminars include breakfast snacks upon arrival, morning and afternoon refreshments, and lunch.

Group rates are available for 3 or more members attending the same session, please contact us: GTAseminars@insuranceinstitute.ca