National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs

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Train the Trainer

"Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours" (Les Brown)

 Are you passionate about Young Farmers?

 Have you gained more skills through Young Farmers’ than anywhere else?

 Are you keen to see your organisation running successfully?

 If you can answer yes to all the above then it could be time for you to attend the NFYFC Train the Trainer Course (TTT).  As one of NFYFC’s  core  training courses TTT supports those who have gained from the Federation to give back.  A highly regarded and well established course TTT  really forms the backbone in learning needed to support members, associates and staff with the development of their organisation.

Specifically written and designed to meet this needs of the Federation of Young Farmers’ this course equips all who attend with the knowledge needed to plan, deliver and evaluate training; it also looks specifically at the planning and delivery of Club Officer Training and The Curve modules.

In addition to offering a bespoke learning opportunity this course is also accredited by The Institute of Training and Occupational Learning (ITOL) and as such all those who successfully complete the course will receive the internationally recognised qualification ‘Foundation Certificate in Staff Development’ – a real addition to the CV of anyone interested in training and developing others within their job role.

Who can attend?

Ideally those attending will previously have held Club Officer positions. It’s developed for current members and associate members who are interested in developing and delivering YFC training following the course.  Staff members may attend this course with the prior agreement of their County.

What will the course involve?

The TTT course will be conducted at a level 2 standard (GCSE Level) and will include a full weekend of training; all who apply for this course must be happy that they can work at this level and must be able to attend the full weekend.  The course will involve the following components:

  1. Pre course questionnaire.  This questionnaire will require evaluation of your own experiences of training and learning and your thoughts on Current Club and County Level training.  It is a requirement of the course that this assignment is fully completed before the start of the course.
  2. The course will follow ITOL and NFYFC course requirements and will have the following learning objectives:

  • Identify the immediate learning needs of individuals
  • Write learning aims and objectives in line with best practice
  • Analyse tasks and design training activities to facilitate the learning of those tasks
  • Instruct on a one to one or small group basis using appropriate demonstration and constructive feedback skills
  • Facilitate a group training session which uses activities such as role play, simulation or group discussion
  • Assess and evaluate immediate learning
  • Consider YFC training needs
  • Understand how to deliver The Curve
 

Where and when is this course being held?

  • The course will run from 30th September (9:30am start) through till 1st October (4:15pm finish) and participants must be able to attend the full course. (Accommodation options are available for those who need to stay overnight on the Friday in order to make the 9am start).  It’s to be held at Devon FYFC
  • Course cost is £80pp.  This price includes the full training course, certification and a room with full board.

Booking conditions


In order to ensure that we maximise your time and learning potential it is required all participates complete the course successfully and to the best of their abilities.  Should any individual not complete the course successfully due to poor participation or non-completion of the pre-course questionnaire then they will be billed the full course of their attendance on the course.  By attending this course you are accepting these conditions.

There are a maximum number of 20 places on this course.
To confirm places the booking form and pre-course questionnaire should be completed and payment MUST be received – without these places will not be held or confirmed.


Click below to download an application form for the South West  area course:
South West Area ITOL Train the Trainer Booking Form and Course Details 2017


This course is being delivered by A Clear Leader and the trainer will be Jo Bouchard.

 

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