EVENT FULL Foundation Skills for Trainers

Topics Covered:

  • Icebreakers and Energizers
  • The Context of Training
  • The Context of the Learner (Learner Centered Instruction)
  • Training Design
  • Training Preparation (Self-Instructional)
  • Training Delivery
  • Using Training Aids
  • Group Management Skills
  • Applying and Extending Learning From the Classroom to the Workplace

Who Should Attend:

  • Community Corrections
  • Only individuals employed or regulated by TJPC, CJAD, and TYC may attend this event.

Training Hours: 40


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Feb 08 (08:00 am) - 12, 2010 (02:00 pm)



Location Information:

Harris County CSCD
9111 Eastex Freeway (first floor HCCSCD Staff Development Unit)
Houston, Texas 77093

Hotel Information: *

Holiday Inn - Houston Intercontinental
15222 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Houston, TX 77032
(877) 863-4780

All registered participants MUST have a completed NOMINATION FORM on file at the Texas Probation Training Academy.

This training will help participants develop the preparation, presentation and platform delivery skills needed to conduct training using curricula developed by the National Institute of Corrections. Focus areas include the needs and characteristics of adult learners, learning styles, the role of the correctional trainer, managing a learner-centered training environment, asking and responding to questions, facilitating lesson plans, teaching to performance objectives, and basic teaching methods.

For more information, contact:
Correctional Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2296
Fax: (936) 294-1671

Cancellation Policy: Full refunds will be given to those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training. A refund of 70% of the fees paid will be authorized when a written request for refund of conference or program fees is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program. The Correctional Management Institute of Texas reserves the right to retain or collect fees in full for those who fail to cancel prior to the training or for those who fail to attend. Substitutions are permitted at anytime.

* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.