Taking the Fear out of Finance - Training for Finance Trainers

Taking the Fear out of Finance - Training for Finance Trainers:

Jul 10 2018 - 9:00am - Jul 13 2018 - 5:00pm

Location: Seattle , WA , United States


Gail Leeder

Language: English


Day 1

Welcome and overview

  • Introductions, expectations and program overview 

Course Planning and Design

  • The challenges of finance training
  • Getting organized – the Training Process
  • A training needs model – Skills vs Confidence Matrix
  • Course design frameworks – 5 Key Questions and CPR
  • Practical: mind mapping a course design

Day 2

Making your training effective 

  • Writing observable Learning Objectives
  • What we can learn from how adults learn
  • Participatory training in action
  • Session planning – identifying course content, activities and timing
  • Practical: Selection and design of participatory techniques

Day 3 

Communicating and supporting your message

  • Great flip charts, visual aids and handouts
  • Responding to the challenge of jargon – how to communicate technical terms and concepts
  • Giving clear instructions – or how to avoid unexpected results
  • Don’t panic! Be prepared when things go wrong
  • Practical: preparing resource materials

Day 4

Practice makes perfect 

  • Presentations by course participants
  • Summary and action planning
  • Evaluation, certificates & close


2201 Westlake Ave #200
Seattle, WA 98121
United States

Hotel Information

Location & Hotel

2201 Westlake Ave, Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98121

Participants are responsible for making and paying for their own hotel/lodging arrangements. We have found that www.hotels.com usually offers comparable or even lower rates than we are able to negotiate.