What skills do I need to be a good trainer?

October 29th, 2013

 

According to Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning, “80% of the success in the classroom depends on the quality of instructor.” The importance of a good trainer’s role in shaping future employees is well recognised by all businesses. Let’s take a look at some skills that these companies look for in trainers to judge their capability.

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How to do CPR – a reminder

October 10th, 2013

CPR is the most vital of all the first aid techniques you can learn.  CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) is the action you need to take if you discover somebody who has stopped breathing.

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The Level 3 Award in Education and Training 6502: the new course is launched

September 27th, 2013

The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is a brand new qualification accredited by Qfqual and developed in association with City and Guilds. The purpose of this new qualification is to give people the skills and abilities needed to start teaching or training adults. It also enables people who are already teaching or training to gain a nationally recognised award.

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Health and Safety: the Myths exposed

September 18th, 2013

Every few days we read stories in newspapers where someone was ridiculed based on Health & Safety regulations.

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Why adults are fantastic leaners

September 10th, 2013

Returning to education after a long hiatus can be a challenge. Given this, it’s understandable that educators – and adult learners themselves!- may worry about it.

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