Train The Trainer

Train the Trainer

Course Summary:

This course is primarily intended for Chesapeake Marine Training Institute, Inc., instructors who will be responsible for presenting STCW and US Coast Guard approved courses, but is equally suitable for those responsible for the conduct of other courses.

Course Length:

5 Days

Class Size:

10 Students

Pre-Registration is Required

Cost:

$850

Prerequisites:

In general terms, those wishing to enter this course should be qualified within the areas that they wish to teach.  This should include those teaching courses for Seagoing Staff, Maritime Safety/Pollution Prevention, Shipping Company Staff, Long courses, or STCW certificates.  Ideally, those entering this class will have had some experience in training, although those who are about to enter the profession would also be suitable.

Course Details:

This course is primarily intended for Chesapeake Marine Training Institute, Inc., instructors who will be responsible for presenting STCW and US Coast Guard approved courses, but is equally suitable for those responsible for the conduct of other courses.

The course is of limited duration and therefore cannot be considered as providing comprehensive teacher training, which would take much longer.  However, the course does include many principles of teaching together with their applications in training, using various styles of learning.

The main part of the course deals with the techniques of training and the particular responsibilities of trainers.  This involves conventional teaching and training methods, participating in training techniques, making presentations and using audio-visual presentation.

The course also covers the assessment of the students attending training, possible adjustments of teaching plans to suit the level of students attending the course, monitoring progress and the issues of course evaluation.

Home work assignments and class quizzes serve to reinforce the subject matter.

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:

  • demonstrate the capability of undertaking all of the responsibilities expected of instructors within their field of expertise.

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