Pfeiffer Guide to Training Basics: Complete 3 Volume Set

Pfeiffer Guide to Training Basics: Complete 3 Volume Set

By: Janis Fisher Chan (author)Paperback

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This complete set includes all three volumes of thePfeiffer Essential Guides to Training Basics TrainingFundamentals, Designing and Developing TrainingPrograms, and Delivering Training Workshops. The first of the series, Training Fundamentals, provides practical information, strategies, techniques, guidelines, step-by-step procedures, tips, and tools that trainerscan put to use right away. It features a wealth of checklists, templates, and other tools, along with strategies, perspectives, and ideas from a wide range of experienced training professionals.This book offres a comprehensive overview of trainingincluding information on the purpose of training, the wayit's delivered, what a trainer does, adult learning theory, training assessment, learner focused training, cost-effectivetraining, and instructional design. Designing and Developing Training Programs focuses ondeveloping and presenting training programs. This volumefeatures essential information on planning a project, assessing theaudience, covering needs, creating performance-based objectives, when and if to use off-the-shelf programs, developing enablingobjectives, pacing, creating activities, test-running your program, and much more. The third volume, Delivering TrainingWorkshops, contains best practices for scheduling, notifying participants, introducing the program, setting up thespace, practicing the presentation, engaging the participants, establishing rapport, preparing materials, taking risks, facilitating discussions, creating action plans, following up onwhat is learned, and much more.

About Author

Writer, instructional designer, trainer, and developmental editor, Janis Chan has more than 30 years experience as an instructional designer and trainer and has done extensive research on learning theories, best practices, and methodology, and the real-world experiences of other training professionals. As co-founder of Advanced Communication Designs, Inc. she designed and conducted customized workshops on topics that included business writing, meeting planning, managing priorities, delegating, interpersonal communication, performance management, and making presentations. Working with a wide range of clients, she has developed facilitator's guides, participant workbooks, and self-study materials and written and edited books, training materials, marketing materials, manuals and other documents. She is the author of Academic Manager's Guide to Meetings (Jossey-Bass) and served as developmental editor for the highly acclaimed Leadership Challenge series, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team Workshop Kit, and several other training packages and books.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780470526514
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 600
  • ID: 9780470526514
  • weight: 1656
  • ISBN10: 0470526513

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