Teacher/Trainer Of Adults

Ontario College Certificate | Code: 0879

About the program

This program will emphasize the theories and concepts as they apply to adult learning principles. This program will provide a formal background in practical skill competencies as they relate to the teaching or training of adults. While some individuals would like to enhance their training skills, others would like the opportunity to further their professional development. Overall, the focus is in the design, delivery and evaluation of materials in the teaching/training of adults.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), (or equivalent), OR 19 years of age or older.

Note re: admission requirements

  • Students must be able to receive instruction, respond and research in the English language.

Admission procedures

  • Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form.
  • Attach proof of Admission Requirements.
  • Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements.
  • Students must be accepted into the program prior to application to the Teacher/Trainer Of Adults - Practicum.

Graduate opportunities

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Program outcomes

  • Apply the concepts of adult learning principles.

  • Demonstrate clearly, characteristics of adult education training techniques.

  • Possess expertise in facilitation skills as they apply to the training/employment setting.

  • Establish measurement and evaluation methods.

  • Identify target populations and determine resources for the development of programs/courses and needs analysis.

  • Utilize a high degree of interest in professional standards and skill competence as a Teacher/Trainer of Adults.

Program related resources

Program contact

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Winter Registration: November 4, 2019
Spring Registration: February 3, 2020