Friday, 22 March 2013

Specialist Train the Trainer Courses


Managing Groups Effectively

A half-day group management workshop for staff who work with groups and teams

OBJECTIVE
The objective of this course is to help you have a better understanding of how to engage and facilitate groups to help them reach their potential.

AIMS
At the end of the course you will be able to:

• Encourage a receptive state to learn
• Recognise learning styles and choose appropriate methods of delivery
• Supervise vulnerable groups

CONTENT
Managing Groups Effectively consists of five sessions. The sessions are as follows:

Session 1 The Importance of Choosing the Right Content
Session 2 Getting Learners Ready to Learn
Session 3 How to Work with Mixed Ability Groups
Session 4 Dealing with Challenging Behaviour
Session 5 Developing Positive Relationships

WHO THE COURSE IS AIMED AT
Managing Groups Effectively has been designed for trainers/facilitators and staff who regularly work with clients in a group basis and are looking for group management advice. This includes the care industry, mental health, employability and trainers working with young learners.

DURATION
Half day

LOCATION
Delivered at your premises

COST
£300 per group (maximum group size of 8)

All courses are priced for delivery within a 50 mile radius of Glasgow. Courses can be delivered anywhere in the UK but will incur an additional travel cost which will be kept to a minimum. Please contact us for details.


Working with Young People

A half-day workshop for staff who are new to working with young people

OBJECTIVE
The objective of this course is to help you have a better understanding of how to engage young people and effectively communicate with young people.

AIMS
At the end of the course you will be able to:

• Understand how to relate to a young person and how best to communicate with them
• Understand how to support, motivate and engage a young person effectively
• Understand the causes of challenging behaviour and how to deal with it

CONTENT
The Working with Young People training course consists of three sessions. The sessions are as follows:

Session 1 Effective Communication
Session 2 Developing Positive Relationships
Session 3 Dealing with Challenging Behaviour

WHO THE COURSE IS AIMED AT
Engaging Vulnerable Young People has been designed for trainers/facilitators and staff who are new to working with young people or require additional support and guidance when working with young people.

DURATION
Half day

LOCATION
Delivered at your premises

COST
£300 per group (maximum group size of 8)

All courses are priced for delivery within a 50 mile radius of Glasgow. Courses can be delivered anywhere in the UK but will incur an additional travel cost which will be kept to a minimum. Please contact us for details.


Understanding and Dealing with Challenging Behaviour

A 1 day workshop for staff working with service users

OBJECTIVE
The objective of this course is to help you have a better understanding of challenging behaviour and to develop ways to deal with it.

AIMS
At the end of the course you will be able to:

• Understand what challenging behaviour is
• Identify some of the factors that cause challenging behaviour
• Identify likely trigger points in service users

CONTENT
Dealing with Challenging Behaviour consists of seven sessions. The sessions are as follows:

Session 1 Identifying Types of Challenging Behaviour
Session 2 The Impact of Challenging Behaviour
Session 3 Knowing the Potential Causes of Challenging Behaviour
Session 4 Recognising Early Warning Signs
Session 5 Remaining in Control
Session 6 Understanding Restraint
Session 7 Strategies to Encourage Positive Behaviour

WHO THE COURSE IS AIMED AT
Dealing with Challenging Behaviour has been designed for trainers and staff who might be faced with behaviour issues from service users. This includes the care industry, mental health and trainers working with difficult learners.

DURATION
1 day

LOCATION
Delivered at your premises

COST
£350 per group (maximum group size of 8)

All courses are priced for delivery within a 50 mile radius of Glasgow. Courses can be delivered anywhere in the UK but will incur an additional travel cost which will be kept to a minimum. Please contact me for details.



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