The Instructional Design and Facilitation for Adult Learning provides a succinct and powerful two-day "train-the-trainer" program that will provide educators and trainers the ability to immediately improve education, enhance adult training techniques, and produce a return on investment. This program is offered exclusively by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), one of the world’s top non-profit education and training accreditation organizations. The seminar is designed to help ensure instructors are trained in adult learning principles that support the ANSI/IACET 1-2018 Standard for Continuing Education and Training. Keep in mind, this is not a seminar about how to achieve accreditation, but how to prepare instructors to meet a quality standard in instructional facilitation.
If you’re in charge of adult training, education programs and train people one at a time, in large groups, or online, this seminar provides critical knowledge on adult learning concepts and instructional design.
Seminar highlights include:
How and why adults learn and to:
Frequently Asked Questions
How can this all be accomplished in two days?
IACET is taking many of the most critical concepts provided in a university level instructor education program and condensing the most important things into two days for adult learners. We avoid irrelevant theories and focus on real world application of learning concepts to help professional educators and trainers.
Who is this program designed for?
The Instructional Design Principles for Adult Learning is designed for instructors or trainers who need to strengthen their understanding of education principles used for adult education and training. This program is great for those new to education and serves as a great reminder to veterans in the industry.
Will this course provide cover instructional design and delivery components of online courses? Yes, this program provides substantial focus on distance learning. Some portions of the workshop are universal education principles and apply to both classroom and online environments.
Do I need this program if I have exceptional educational technology skills?
Yes, technology and education are two different focuses. Having great technology skills is important in today’s economy but this program helps instructors, trainers and instructional designers with important principles of adult learning which can optimize the use of technology.
Who teaches this course?
A representative from the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET) will facilitate the course. IACET requires their seminar instructors to have doctoral level degrees in education and substantial work experience in instructional design and delivery of education. IACET instructors are global leaders in their field.
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|Registration Type||Amount||Dates Available|
|Early Bird Member
This fee applies to a member who registers early.
|$499.00||June 11, 2018 12:00 AM – August 15, 2018 12:00 AM|
|Early Bird Non-Member
This fee applies to a non-member who registers early.
|$599.00||June 11, 2018 12:00 AM – August 15, 2018 12:00 AM|
||$599.00||August 15, 2018 12:00 AM – September 28, 2018 12:00 AM|
||$699.00||August 15, 2018 12:00 AM – September 28, 2018 12:00 AM|
This fee applies to members registering after the main cut-off date or on site at the conference.
|$699.00||September 28, 2018 12:00 AM – October 1, 2018 12:00 AM|
This fee applies to non-members registering after the main cut-off date or on site at the conference.
|$799.00||September 28, 2018 12:00 AM – October 1, 2018 12:00 AM|
ONSITE ATTENDEES IN CHICAGO
MicroTek - Chicago
230 W Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60606
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This event is being held in Downtown Chicago. The closest airport is Chicago - Midway, with Chicago - O'hare a close second. Ground transportation is available at all airport locations and public transportation is available via the Chicago Transit Authority.
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