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Certificate in Training Design

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CPD Accredited (20 credits) | Study online | Approx. 12-16 hours

Create lesson plans, schemes of work and training materials to promote inclusion and maximise learning. This course provides a foundation of knowledge of how people learn, how to consider individual, group or organisational training needs and create effective learning aims and objectives. This course includes practical tools and advice on planning and designing outstanding courses.

By the end of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Compare popular theories of learning and relate to your own experience
  • Identify training needs of individuals and the wider organisation
  • Develop SMART learning objectives with suitable assessment methods
  • Design session plans and a scheme of work to promote inclusive learning
  • Produce training material that maximises learning
  • Learning Styles and Learning Models
  • The Teaching / Training Cycle
  • Roles, Responsibilities and Legislation
  • Safeguarding and Prevent
  • Equality and Diversity in Learning
  • Training Needs Analysis (TNA)
  • Individual and Group Learning Needs (ILN/GLN)
  • Learning Aims and Objectives
  • Maximising Learning
  • Session Planning
  • PowerPoint Design Tips
  • Ground Rules, Icebreakers, and energisers
  • The Learning Environment
  • Presentation Skills
  • Delivering remote training
  • Micro-teach session (practical)
  • Principles of Assessment
  • Constructive Feedback and CPD

This course contains the following methods of assessment:

  • Written tasks – broken into short text answers, submitted online and reviewed by a tutor.
  • Multiple choice questions – submitted online and graded immediately.
  • Document creation – Creation of a lesson plan

All submitted work will be reviewed within 7 days by a distance learning tutor and feedback provided. You may continue through the course while waiting feedback.

Ideal for those who currently or may in the future be required to plan or design training sessions or programmes. The course is suitable for those with no prior knowledge, as well as experienced trainers or training managers looking to fill knowledge gaps and gain recognition.

This course is suitable for those with no prior knowledge. Learners must have access to the internet to access the content

This course includes an accredited PDF certificate upon successful completion.

If you prefer a printed certificate, you can purchase a hard-copy printed on quality A4 170gsm paper. Click here for details.