The Trainer's EDGE
Saturday, December 6, 2014
St. Thomas a Becket Church
1421 Wiehle Ave., Reston, VA
Time: 8am to 5pm
Do you train Leaders? Parents? Scouts? Are you someone who has thought about training but you don't know where to begin? Or maybe you have years of experience in training but want to add some pizzazz to it?
The Trainer's EDGE is for anyone interested in different training methods. It will equip you with ideas, techniques, and materials for improving presentations by enabling you to select approaches that will communicate your messages most successfully, and with PIZZAZZ!!
The Trainer's EDGE emphasizes the importance of "experiential learning,” or learning by doing, as well as numerous other contemporary training strategies. These strategies can then be applied to a wide range of training programs.
What does EDGE mean?E
xplain how it is done - Tell themD
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uide learners as they practice - Watch them do it
Enable them to succeed on their own - Use memory aids, practice it, they teach it
Who Should Come?
Any one interested in improving their presentation skills should attend! This course is required for all trainers who train on the District and Council levels (including Wood Badge and NYLT staff). Unit leaders, Commissioners, and any one else who would like to learn to communicate ideas better are encouraged to attend.This all-day course is taught by Scouters who have years of training experience in the NCAC.
Cost: $15 (Continental Breakfast and Full Lunch Included along with Training Materials)