Today more than ever, UN agencies are required to show the impact of learning and training programmes. This five-module self-study course is designed to introduce you to evaluation tools and techniques you can use to improve training effectiveness and prove the value of training in meeting organizational needs.
How many times have you heard someone say: "It was a great training programme, but..."? Maybe you have even had the same reaction to training programmes you have attended. Unfortunately, that statement (or a variation) is made far too often and reflects growing concerns among senior managers, in particular, that training is costly and not worth the investment of time and money. Increasingly, pressure is placed on trainers and training managers to prove the value of training.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will:
This course is delivered entirely online. It is a self-paced course that participants can start at any time and complete at their own pace. Participants are required to complete all activities within four months of receiving the login information. They will be required to complete an end-of-course questionnaire to get a certificate. There is no weekly webinar in this course.
Topic 1: Understanding concept and process of learning and training evaluation
Topic 2: Level 1-Reaction evaluation.
Topic 3: Level 2 – Measuring learning
Topic 4: Level 3 - Measuring application or transfer of learning
Topic 5: Level 4 – Measuring impact on organisation
This course is for anyone involved in organizing learning and training events to develop others. These include trainers, facilitators, managers, leaders, resource persons, instructors, etc.
The course fee of 500 USD covers full participation in the online course.