Advanced Train the Trainer

Course Aims:

This course is aimed at experienced training professionals who want to develop and enhance their delivery and facilitation skills in a supportive learning environment. The course focuses on the key phases and dimensions of training: contracting, design and development, delivery and evaluating.

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Use a structured framework of best practice training.
  • Use facilitation and leadership skills to enhance delegates' learning.
  • Use constructive feedback from the trainer and other delegates to improve their own training performance.
  • Transform their training to deliver better outcomes for their learners.


  • 2 days/In house

Trainer as learner

  • Understanding your own style and development needs
  • How you can impact delegates

Developing your capabilities as an internal consultant

  • Developing a credible leadership style
  • Building rapport with participants
  • Creating a positive learning environment

Principles of training design

  • Progressing your sessions in a logical and structured sequence
  • Adapting course structures and learning activities to meet both group and individual learning needs
  • Strategies to assist delegates in achieving their full potential
Managing the group process
  • Developing an inclusive approach
  • Ensuring equal involvement
  • Dealing with difficult behaviours
Advanced techniques
  • Portfolio of facilitation and questioning techniques
  • Understanding process objectives vs content outcomes
Practical application of training skills
  • Training preparation
  • Practice and feedback
Action Planning
  • Transferring learning back to the workplace