FACILITATION SKILLS FOR e-TRAINERS!ONE DAY WORKSHOP9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; registration opens at 8:30 AM Registration Now Open! Register now for just $495/per person for this two day workshop. Military, Multi-Course and Group Discounts available. Our group discount applies to groups of 3 or more participants from the same organization. No, it's not a webinar - it's a workshop! Learn how to effectively transfer facilitation skills and adult learning principles to a virtual classroom. E-learners WILL multi-task - your job as an e-facilitator will be to minimize the amount 'other focus' through actively engaging them. Implement adult learning concepts in e-learning using unique process toolsConvert ten facilitation techniques for use onlineIncrease participation, retention and learning for synchronous or asynchronous learning by using ten techniquesCompensate for lack of face-to-face contactApply multiple techniques for connecting with the virtual learnerAvoid technical problems before they derail your program. Anticipate and overcome pitfalls of facilitating e-learningThis highly practical and useful workshop will give you the tools to minimize e-learner multi-tasking along with a solid set of e-facilitation skills to take your on-line learning from a ho-hum webinar to a fully engaging learning experience. Workshop Content: Workshop content and objectivesSet personal objectives for this sessionTransition to e-facilitation Unit 1: Use Adult Learning in a Virtual EnvironmentUse adult learning concepts in e-learningIncrease e-learner retention by using five steps in adult learningAsk key questions to process learning through each of the five adult learning stepsComplete an E-Facilitator Style InventoryRelate your training style to e-learners – flex you style to be more effectiveAssess your skills, manage your expectationsSelect the best learning experiences for e-learners: match to objectivesIdentify how much practice is needed to learn a skill Unit 2: E-Facilitator TechniquesTen facilitation skills that translate from the classroom to e-learningHow to give directions and set up learning activitiesHow to compensate for lack of face-to-face contactConnect with the virtual learnerIncrease interaction and participationUse options for virtual introductions Unit 3: E-Facilitation Pitfalls and SolutionsIdentify appropriate courses for e-learningAnticipate pitfalls and how to overcome themDetermine when to depart from the prepared scriptHandle problem learners assertivelyOrient the learner to the technologyUse off-air assignments and other optionsKeep the pace aliveAvoid pitfalls by taking the technology into consideration Unit 4: Prepare to Facilitate an e-Learning EventCreate the event script or road map for the learning eventGet materials to the right peopleSecure technical support and troubleshooting Unit 5: ResourcesGlossary of e-learning terms for your referenceCompare different delivery mediums: contextual analysisIdentify who your audience is: target population analysisFlex your e-facilitator styleUse e-facilitation techniques effectivelyHow to handle question and answer sessionsKnow your netiquette
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Discounts available for military, multi-course and groups of 3 or more participants from the same organization. Contact email@example.com for discount code. 495.00 General Registration 495.00