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Make Your Training Sessions Soar

Instructional Design for Community Activists

February 24-26 2020 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Presenters

  • Guila Muir

Description

3-Day Training by Guila Muir. 

This workshop benefits all who creates training for community members, staff, and others. Integrating research on adult learning, this interactive workshop enables experienced trainers and novices to develop meaningful and lasting adult learning experiences.

[Mandatory] Participants come prepared with an existing training session or presentation they want to improve. They must know the content in advance and will present their updated content by the end of the three day course. 

[Important] Participants will engage in small and large group work, facilitation and public speaking in order to grow professionally in this welcoming and encouraging environment. 

As a result of this training, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe how adults learn, and implications for developing training sessions for community members, staff, and stakeholders.
  2. Design or improve draft training session on their chosen topic, integrating engaging learning activities.
  3. Create action plans for creating effective curriculum, and for passing these skills on.
  4. Name the three steps to organize effective presentation.
  5. Model how to respond to difficult question
  6. Demonstrate a minimum of 5 techniques that highlight and enhance individual’s unique presentation style.
  7. Present their course designs and receive helpful feedback.

This training and registration includes:

  1. 25-page participant manual
  2. Companion textbook: “Instructional Design That Soars” 
  3. “Never-Fail” Course Design Template
  4. Catered coffee, continental breakfast and snacks.

Who
 Facilitators, Presenters, Educators,

Community Coordinators, Activists

When
 Monday, February 24th, 2020 through Wednesday February 26th, 2020 8:30 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.

*All three days attendance required

Where
ESD 112 Conference Center
 2500 NE 65th Ave, Vancouver WA

More Info
 $50 registration for snacks/materials

Registration required: 

Christopher Belisle, Coordinator, christopher.belisle@esd112.org

About Guila Muir

Guila Muir turns experts into great trainers and presenters, and provides essential skills for community leaders. She is principal of Guila Muir and Associates LLC, a Seattle-based firm specializing in developing professionals’ facilitation, presentation, and training skills. 

Since 1993, Guila’s engaging, highly energetic style has transformed businesses and organizations across the United States and Canada. Her clients include Microsoft, Amazon, Zeiss, as well as hundreds of state agencies, non-profit organizations, and entrepreneurs. Guila has taught course design for adult learners through Seattle University’s Graduate School of Education. Her book, “Instructional Design That Soars: Shaping What You Know into Classes That Inspire” is in its third printing. 

Guila learned to swim as an adult. She has swum from Alcatraz Island to San Francisco ten times, and in 2015, completed an eleven-mile swim up the Willamette River in Portland. 

www.GuilaMuir.com 206-725-1994 

 

Event Notes

  • Click here to review the training agenda.
  • Click here for a note from your trainer, Guila.
  • [Mandatory] Participants come prepared with an existing training session or presentation they want to improve (on any topic of their choosing). They must know the content in advance and will present their updated content by the end of the three day course. The training ideally is between 2-6 hours. 
  • [Important] Participants will be required to engage in small and large group work, facilitation and public speaking in order to grow professionally in this welcoming and encouraging environment.
  • Registration fee covers companion materials, course design template, and catered continental breakfast, snacks and coffee.
  • All three days attendance required. 
  • Attendee replacements are acceptable, no refunds available.  


Location

ESD 112 Conference and Institute Center
2500 NE 65th Avenue Vancouver WA 98661

Dates

  • Mon, February 24 2020 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Check-In: 8:20 AM
    Day one is located in the combined Klickitat/Skamania rooms.
  • Tue, February 25 2020 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Check-In: 8:20 AM
    Day two is located in the combined Klickitat/Skamania rooms.
  • Wed, February 26 2020 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Check-In: 8:20 AM
    Day three is located in the Cowlitz room.

Registration

Event # 100861

Price
$50.00
Registered
16 / 24
Registration Ends
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020 5:00 PM

Registration is now closed.
Professional Hours
Clock Hour Number: VAI0762
21.00 Clock Hours $63.00