Produce Better Content Faster: Instructional Design Ideas and Templates for Virtual Trainers and Facilitators

UPCOMING DATES

January 20, 2021

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm PT | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET

February 3, 2021

10:00 am - 12:00 pm PT | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

In this workshop, we will review strategies for designing for a virtual space, regardless of which online platform you use! Experience a variety of engagement techniques firsthand so you can see how activities are designed and scaffolded for an online platform. We will cover timing for virtual activities, using breakout rooms intentionally, designing breaks to keep participants engaged, and facilitating activities for different styles of adult learners. Participants will have ample opportunities to reflect on their own workshops and on how to redesign or create their own activities.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone responsible for leading any kind of online trainings or facilitated experiences at their organization

What The Training Will Cover

  • Understand how to design and time activities for a virtual setting

  • Understand how to create activities for different learning styles 

  • Review how to balance content versus activities and discussion in a workshop 

  • Strategies for using breakout rooms in a training or facilitated experience 

  • Using an instructional design template to create a draft design of an activity for use in your own workshop

REGISTRATION TYPE

FEE

All-Access Members

FREE

Premier Members

$50

Members 

$70

Non-Members

$100

Additional Information

For this training you will need to be in a space where you can be unmuted and go on webcam. During this workshop, participants will be in breakout rooms. All workshops are live. It is best to attend live but if you miss the live workshop, you can watch the recordings and then reach out to the instructor with any follow up questions. Afterwards, registrants will receive recordings and materials from the workshop.​

Looking to register 3+ people? Email us at program@nonprofitlearninglab.org to receive $5 off per registration!

Please Note: We do not offer any other discounts for this training other than the member rate. 

RESOURCES

Some of our favorite books and articles on adult education, facilitation, and training;  
  • Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience 
    Csikszentmihalyi, M. (1990), New York: Harper & Row

  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed 
    Freire, P. (1996), London: Penguin

  • Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning 
    Bowen, J. A. (2014), San Francisco, Calif: Jossey-Bass

  • Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom
    Hooks, B. (2017)

  • The Adult Learner 
    Knowles, M. S., & Holton, E. F. (2015), London: Routledge

  • Visual Meetings: How Graphics, Sticky Notes and Idea Mapping Can Transform Group Productivity
    Sibbet, D. (2013), Hoboken, N.J: Wiley

  • Tips & tools: The Art of Experiential Group Facilitation 
    Stanchfield, J. (2007), Oklahoma City, OK: Wood 'N' Barnes Publishing

  • Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques 
    Michalko, M., & cloudLibrary. (2017), S.l.: Random House

TRAIN THE TRAINER | EFFECTIVE FACILITATION | BUILD SKILLS AND CONFIDENCE AS A TRAINER | BE AN EFFECTIVE FACILITATOR |  LEAD GROUPS AND TEAMS MORE EFFECTIVELY | FACILITATOR TRAINING | THE EFFECTIVE FACILITATOR | LEARN FACILITATION SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES | INTEGRATE CONCEPTS OF ADULT LEARNING | LEARN FACILITATION IDEAS FOR WORKSHOPS, ORIENTATIONS, RETREATS AND MEETINGS |FACILITATOR TRAINING GUIDE | CURRICULUM DESIGN |  PRINCIPLES OF ADULT LEARNING | STAGES OF LEARNING | CREATING DYNAMIC PRESENTATION SLIDES | INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY INTO TRAINING | TRAINING WITHOUT TECHNOLOGY | SOFT SKILLS TRAINING WORKSHOP | WORKSHOP FOR SOFT SKILL DEVELOPMENT| NONPROFIT TEAM BUILDING PROGRAM | BUILDING EFFECTIVE TEAMS TRAINING | PRESENTATION SKILLS TRAINING | RELATIONSHIP BUILDING WORKSHOPS | TEAM BUILDING TRAINING | CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT | ONLINE TRAININGS | ONLINE MEETINGS | HOW TO LEAD ONLINE MEETINGS | ONLINE MEETINGS | ONLINE TRAINING | VIRTUAL TRAINING | HOW TO IMPROVE VIRTUAL MEETINGS | ONLINE MEETING TIPS | VIRTUAL MEETING BEST PRACTICES | REMOTE MEETING BEST PRACTICES | VIRTUAL TRAINING BEST PRACTICES | ONLINE RETREATS

Nonprofit Learning Lab

Have a question? 

Phone Number: 303-549-2764

info@nonprofitlearninglab.org

303 South Broadway Ste 200467

Denver, CO 80209

We offer CAE & CFRE credits 

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