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Instructor leading a class of adult learners

 

Format

Classroom: 9 required courses, plus 2 optional courses (33 hours) or;
Online: 3 required courses (36 hours)

Delivery

Classroom, Online, Fast Track | Learn more

Duration

Complete in 1 year, or up to 3 years

Cost

Courses start at $99

Adult Educator seminars develop teaching and training skills that incorporate adult learning principles for facilitators of adult learning.

Expand your knowledge of adult learning principles and develop training skills in a meaningful way in this dynamic, interactive seminar series that supports your success as a facilitator of adult learning.

Gain valuable insights into the adult education sector and advance your professional development through engaging course material that delivers practical knowledge and skills. Explore principles of adult learning, including classroom presentation skills, assessing teaching and learning, and learning outcomes. Build effective strategies and techniques that you can use to support adult learners in the workplace, non-profit organizations and educational settings.

You can take the entire program or select courses for professional development to complement your skills as a volunteer, educator, trainer or coach.

This program provides two delivery options to suit your learning needs. Choose from either the classroom option where you will attend all of your courses on campus, or the online option so you have the flexibility to learn from anywhere. We also offer a classroom Fast-Track option so you can complete this program in just one week.

 

Highlights and benefits

Earn a recognized credential | Enhance your career prospects

Enhance your life | Develop your personal and professional skills

Real-world knowledge | Learn from experienced industry professionals

Online delivery | Enjoy the flexibility of online learning and complete this program from anywhere

 

Course schedule by semester

  Fall
(Sept. - Dec.)
Winter
(Jan. - April)
Spring/Summer
(May - Aug.)
Required courses
Principles of Adult Learning    
Designing Learning Outcomes    
Classroom Presentation Skills    
Learning Styles: Implications for Adult Educators    
Effective Teaching Techniques    
Assessing Teaching and Learning    
Tools to Enhance Instruction and Presentation    
Conflict Resolution in the Classroom    
Culturally Responsive Facilitation    
Optional courses (vary by semester)

This schedule is subject to change. Courses start on various dates within each semester. Fall schedule and registration is available in June; Winter schedule and registration is available in November; and Spring/Summer schedule and registration is available in March.

Course schedule by semester

  Fall
(Sept. - Dec.)
Winter
(Jan. - April)
Spring/Summer
(May - Aug.)
Required courses
Core Concepts of Adult Learning  
Skills and Techniques for Adult Learning  
Refine and Enhance Instruction for Adult Learning  

This schedule is subject to change. Courses start on various dates within each semester. Fall schedule and registration is available in June; Winter schedule and registration is available in November; and Spring/Summer schedule and registration is available in March.

 

 

Additional Details

Funding opportunities

This program qualifies for the Canada-Alberta Job Grant and other funding opportunities. Learn more.

Connect with us

Have a question about our programs or need help with course registration? Call or email us:

403.440.6875 or 1.866.775.2673
conted@mtroyal.ca

               

 

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