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Workplace Literacy: Train the Trainer

Two women having a discussion in front of a laptop. One woman holding a paper
Location: Launceston
Date: 18/05/2018 to 15/06/2018

The Train the Trainer program will give you the opportunity to learn about:

  • What we mean by literacy in the Disability Sector
  • The literacy needs the Workplace Literacy Project training resources can address
  • Where to refer people to who need further literacy training
  • Adult learning principles
  • Learning styles
  • The learning cycle and developing literacy skills

You will develop practical skills to:

  • Plan and organise a literacy training session
  • Engage learners to participate in the learning activities
  • Manage group dynamics and create a positive learning environment
  • Evaluate your training sessions
  • Create a literacy session using your workplace documents

The training involves:

  • Two full day face to face sessions (5 weeks apart) 
  • Delivering a training session using a Workplace Literacy Project resource in your workplace at a team meeting
  • Planning a workplace literacy training session using your workplace resources

Morning tea, a light lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Have a look at the Workplace Literacy Project resources now.

Event details

Location Dates Time Venue
Burnie: WORKSHOP 1 Wednesday 4 April  9:30am-3:30pm Burnie LINC 30 Alexander St, Burnie TAS 7320
Burnie: WORKSHOP 2 Wednesday 2 May  9:30-3:30pm Burnie LINC 30 Alexander St, Burnie TAS 7320
Launceston: WORKSHOP 1 Thursday 18 May 9:30-3:30pm Launceston LINC Room 2 71 Civic Square Launceston, Tas 7250
Launceston: WORKSHOP 2 Wednesday 15 June 9:30-3:30pm Launceston LINC Room 2 71 Civic Square Launceston, Tas 7250
Hobart: WORKSHOP 1 Wednesday 16 May 9:30-3:30pm Glenorchy LINC Glenorchy Glenorchy, Tas 7115 (NDS Board Room) 
Hobart: WORKSHOP 2 Wednesday 13 June 9:30-3:30pm Glenorchy LINC Glenorchy Glenorchy, Tas 7115 (NDS Board Room)

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Michele Foley, Sector Consultant Learning and Development, 0408140740,