This mastery-level interactive workshop for Talent Development professionals builds the skills necessary for coaching Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to facilitate adult learning. This workshop is based on the book, Effective SMEs: A Trainer’s Guide for Helping Subject Matter Experts Facilitate Learning, which was co-authored by Dale Ludwig and Greg Owen-Boger, Turpin’s leadership team.
Low to High
Duration: 2 days
Maximum Enrollment: 6
Number of Instructors: 2
Location: Client Site
High: personal coaching occurs both in the classroom and in private video review after every in-class exercise
Talent Development professionals who prepare Subject Matter Experts to deliver training
Techniques for improving SME-led training
Throughout this class, as new techniques are introduced, participants will deliver real-life training content and be coached on their performance. In this way, a second layer of coaching takes place as Turpin trainers explain the coaching techniques that they are using.
Participants in this training for trainers program learn how to coach SMEs to
We believe that business communication training must focus on business results: making work easier, employees more successful, workplaces more cooperative, and goals more attainable.
Getting Business Done and Growing Leadership Capability: Everything we do is designed to help people get business done and grow their capabilities. While a particular workshop may focus on a specific business goal—closing a deal, making a decision, learning something new, or gaining alignment—every workshop is designed to help the participants be more comfortable, effective, and confident communicators. When employees communicate more effectively, leadership capability increases and careers advance. This brings positive results to your team and company.
Private Coaching and Video Review: Capturing learners on video as they work on their real-life content, which is followed by private video playback and coaching, is an essential element to this training. It helps workshop participants understand their natural strengths (and weaknesses). As they grow their self-awareness, they can apply what they learn in class to the variety of situations they face outside of it.