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:

  • Jail/Prison
  • Community Corrections
  • Individuals employed or regulated by TJJD and CJAD.

Training Hours: 40


[ Nomination Form ]


May 01 (08:00 am) - 05, 2017 (02:00 pm)

Registration Deadline:

Apr 01, 2016



Location Information:

George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center (Texas Room)
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2296
Phone: 936-294-1639

Hotel Information: *

University Hotel
1610 Bobby K. Marks Drive
Huntsville, TX 77341
Phone: 1-866-SHSU-INN

Overflow Hotel Information:

Comfort Suites
631 I-45 South
Huntsville, TX 77340

The Hotel may be contacted at

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:
Elizabeth Klawinsky, Program Specialist
Correctional Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2296
Fax: (936) 294-1671
Phone: (936) 294-1639

Cancellation Policy: Full refunds will be given to those who cancel ten (10) working days prior to the training. A $35.00 administrative fee will be assessed for cancellations after the deadline. 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 anytime.

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