COURSE TITLE: Training of Trainers
CREDIT HOURS: 40 Clock Hours
PREREQUISITE(S): Completion of the Problem Gambling Academy or
Gambling Certification or Endorsement
INSTRUCTOR (s), NANCY MURRAY, CAGS, LCDP, ICOGS
TAWNY SOLMERE, MA, LCDP-CS, NCGC
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course introduces participants to the components necessary to conduct a successful training. Its focus is on the skills and attitudes needed to be a trainer. It concentrates specifically on such major aspects of training, such as Adult Leaning Approaches, Ice Breakers, and Dealing with Differences, How to handle difficult question, etc. The participant will also gain a general knowledge of common mistakes and fears in training, as well as, the importance of being prepared for training. This is a very extensive course and requires all participants to be interactive in all aspects of the training.
There will be a follow up component to this training. Participants will need to have one of the instructors sit in on a minimum of two (2) trainings they facilitate in order to receive follow up feedback on an actual training.
Upon satisfactory completion of this course, the participant should have the ability to:
• Lead a training on Problem Gambling
• Facilitate Ice Breakers and Energizers
• Identify Differences/ Views