September 10, 2013

Why adults are fantastic leaners

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.


September 2, 2013

Employers: How to set up your employee training program

In a previous article* we talked about the benefits to employers to keep employees properly trained throughout their careers. Regular training increase the employees productivity, they feel more invested in your company, it often brings a new energy in the workplace and they are more self confident.


July 22, 2013

CTLLS assessments – what they involve

One of the requirements in order to achieve the CTLLS award is an assessment in your workplace.


July 16, 2013

10 tips to be a brilliant adult teacher

To be a good adult teacher is not only about skills and knowledge but also about communicating that knowledge to your students.

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July 6, 2013

Good practice in the assessment process: 5 important tips to follow

Whether you assess students in a classroom or workshop or colleagues in a workplace you may benefit from the following tips which can help you ensure good practice in the assessment process:

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July 2, 2013

What are the benefits of one -to- one tuition?

One of the most important principles of one-to-one tuition is that teachers can tailor the teaching methods and resources to personal preferences of students.


June 27, 2013

CTLLS optional units – what they involve

CTLLS optional units provide a range of opportunities for specialist skills and knowledge to be recognised within the qualification.

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June 20, 2013

Online Training versus Classroom Adult Training: Which is better?

For years now, a debate has been raging on between Online Training (Self Study) and Classroom Training (Tutored) to decide which is better.

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June 11, 2013

Being an Assessor: what training ? which qualification ?

Assessors unlike invigilators are experts in their field and like to share their understanding of a subject for the benefit of others. They put their professional wisdom and experience to use by supporting students who want to get a qualification. The scope to work extends across any subject field that requires people to be formally […]

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May 30, 2013

Video – What is Internal Quality Assurance ?

Ever wondered what Internal Quality Assurance is ?  Carlton Training’s own Internal Quality Assurer (IQA), Navalette Walker, explains.