Training of Facilitators and Trainers

Training of Facilitators and Trainers is a five-week distance learning event (five sessions – 15 hours total) that is designed to help new trainers and facilitators, as well as those looking to enhance their skills.

This training includes the following course objectives for participant learning:

  • Assess the needs and expectations of an audience.
  • List the conditions which create a positive climate for learning.
  • Identify concepts related to adult learning principles.
  • Identify skills related to facilitating group discussions and process.
  • Create a training plan for site-based and distance training.
  • Describe and demonstrate the skills used in various training techniques.

Upcoming Courses

Summer 2022

The summer Training of Facilitators and Trainers course will start Wednesday, July 20, 2022. The session will be held weekly from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT through August 17, 2022. 

Fall 2022

The fall Training of Facilitators and Trainers course will start Thursday, October 6, 2022. The session will be held weekly from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EDT through November 3, 2022. 

The cost to attend the Training of Facilitators and Trainers course is:

  • NSPN members: $450
  • Non-members (standard fee): $550
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