"Users are paid to do their jobs, not to understand their jobs"
Tom DeMarco


Subject Overview: A common sense, disciplined approach to developing successful training.

Course Outcomes:
Students will return to work:

  1. With a structured methodology for developing training courses.
  2. Prepared to: define course goals and objectives; analyze students and content; and design messages and materials.
  3. With a problem-solving based approach to creating:

    • Logical and technical course content.
    • The emotional elements required for attention, motivation and buy-in.
    • Activities for enabling dexterity and providing insight.

  4. With live case-study materials to apply on the job.

Course Outline:
Overview of the Course Development Process
  • Premises
  • Principles
  • A Path to a Solution
  • Analysis vs. Design
Defining a Course
  • Intentions
  • Values
  • Focus
  • Context
  • Stakeholders
Analyzing Students
  • Audience Analysis
  • Learning Styles
  • Intellectual Readiness
  • Emotional Readiness
  • Depth vs. Breadth
Mastering the Material
  • Comprehension
  • Illumination
  • Dexterity
  • Motivation
Specifying the Content
  • Objectives
  • Awareness vs. Performance vs. Proficiency
  • Operant Objectives by Perspective
Course Design
  • Determining the Paradigm
  • Developing the Story
  • Drafting the Outline
  • Identifying the Media
  • Finalizing the Messages
Creating the Outline
  • Logical Material
  • Emotional Material
  • Insight Material
  • Dexterity Material
Physical Design
  • Determine Course Organization
  • Identify the Media/Strategy for Each Message
  • Develop the Spirals
Tailoring Adult Learning
  • The Importance of Stories
  • The Role of Framework
  • The Spiral Approach
  • Hear, See, Do, Discover

Who Should Attend:
This course is targeted for anyone assigned to develop and deliver training in their area of functional expertise.

Course Duration:
Two Days

Class Availability: Request It Now!

Materials Provided:
Student Workbook, Exercises, and Live Case Study

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


Home |  About Us |  Key Services |  Problems Solved |  Resources |  Contact Us
Copyright © 2023 Advanced Strategies, Inc.
Feedback and Suggestions