Highly accessible and comprehensive, The Trainer′s Handbook includes tips on assessing the needs of participants, ideas for keeping training sessions learner–centered, suggestions for incorporating activities into training, guidelines for selecting effective audiovisual aids, and proven techniques for closing sessions creatively. For those new to the profession, this updated edition of Karen Lawson′s classic book explains the entire training process from start to finish. Seasoned trainers will find this book useful as a resource to add fresh techniques and ideas to their training toolboxes.
The book is filled with worksheets, checklists, and assessments that can be designed to meet any facilitator′s particular training needs. The Trainer′s Handbook also offers a website tool that includes illustrative examples, assignment templates, exercises, and Internet resources.