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Preparing to Deliver Industrial Training

Session Format:

One 4-Hour Session


Preparation is the first and most vital step prior to delivering any training session. It involves several procedures and basic understandings that can help one keep a program focused. This training session will help participants assess their company’s training needs and prepare to deliver training sessions.


The participant will learn: (1) to assess the overall objectives of a training program, (2) to conduct a training needs analysis, (3) to identify specialized training topics, (4) to identify participants, (5) to identify costs of training, and (6) to identify resources available to help plan and implement a solid company training program.

Content Outline

  • Determining specific training needs and needs assessments
  • Brainstorming, interviewing, and writing questionnaires
  • Identifying the overall objectives for a training program
  • Selecting and understanding your participants
  • Adult learners
  • Motivational techniques for adults
  • Creating the climate for learning — promoting group involvement
  • Specialized legal and mandatory training areas
  • Identifying costs for training programs
  • Identifying resources for training

Who Should Attend

This seminar is intended for those who may deliver business and industrial training, including supervisors, technicians, and human resource personnel.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14