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Littleton, CO 80125

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Train the Trainer

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Train the Trainer

March 18 @ 8:00 am - March 22 @ 5:00 pm


The Train-the-Trainer is a POST-approved basic learning instructor methodology course that follows the POST rule to prepare instructors to teach in an academy or agency classroom or skills setting.  This class does not prepare you to be an FTO.  It is a highly interactive, problem-based class that includes adult learning concepts; performance objective development; preparation of professional lesson plans; an introduction to instructional methods and guidance for choosing the best ones for the subject matter; an assessment of personal teaching and learning styles; appropriate use of visual aids; and presentation skills.  Students are expected to work collaboratively in a small group setting to develop and present an original presentation to the other participants, as well as several shorter individual presentations.  The course is pass/fail, as required by POST, and may include written assessments and work outside of the classroom.  A laptop computer will make preparation of the lesson plan easier but is not required.  Time does not allow for an in-depth tutorial on PowerPoint but instructors are available to provide individual help.

This 5-day course is funded through a grant from Colorado POST to the Greater Metro Training Region.  Per POST guidelines, each agency is limited to four seats until two weeks prior to the start date.

The 5-Day course starts at 8:00 am each day.                                                           POST #ID0001

Limited to 20 students


March 18 @ 8:00 am
March 22 @ 5:00 pm


Jefferson CSO, Dakota Building
800 Jefferson County Parkway
Golden, CO United States
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County Sheriffs of Colorado
kpendergraft@csoc.org or lbrady@csoc.org
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