Training for Trainers

Our training for trainers builds the skills that learning and development professionals, “accidental trainers,”
and subject matter experts (SMEs) need to present information and facilitate adult learning. Each of the
workshops listed below is built on the notion that all training sessions are Orderly Conversations. As such,
they must be designed and delivered with a focus on relevance and efficiency. When they are, learners
are able to apply new information and skills back on the job.

Your trainers represent your learning and development function. Sometimes, during onboarding for example, they are the face of the entire organization and set the tone for the duration of employees’ tenure. To do that successfully, trainers must understand their role in supporting and protecting your brand.

That’s why our training for trainers focuses on improving self-awareness, helping trainers adapt to the needs of business learners, and building the insight necessary to keep training content in the business context.

Unlearning Old Habits and Building New Ones

Much of what we do in the training room involves asking trainers to unlearn long-held beliefs about adult learning. Some training techniques, such as ice breakers and activities that waste time, need to be carefully examined and replaced with more effective and efficient delivery approaches. During our training for trainers, we facilitate discussions and help trainers identify what content and activities should stay, what should go, and what should be updated.

Live Online Workshops

Virtual SME Training - Turpin Communication

The Virtual Subject
Matter Expert

Advanced skills for delivering training

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Virtual Training Speaking Engagement

Training in the
Virtual Environment

Transferring your face-to-face skills to the online world

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Onsite Workshops

Training for new and accidental trainers

Facilitation Training for
New & “Accidental” Trainers

Fundamental skills for facilitating adult

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Facilitation training for experienced trainers

Facilitation Training
for Experienced Trainers

Techniques to refresh your skills for maximum learner engagement

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Training to become a more effective subject matter expert trainer

The Effective
Subject Matter Expert

Training for SMEs to be expert facilitators of learning

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training subject matter experts to facilitate training

Coaching Your SMEs
to Facilitate Learning

Techniques for improving SME-led training

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Instructional Design Training


Developing training for struggle-free delivery

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