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Online course: Train the Trainer

We are pleased to announce the Train-the-Trainer course, organised by ELIXIR Norway. It will take place every Monday and Friday between 22 April - 3 May 2024. The course is interactive and it is a good opportunity to share experience and knowledge, and learn from each other.

Registration deadline: 12th of April 2024

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General information

  • Time: 22 April - 3 May 2024
  • Location: Online
  • Duration: Four days


The Train-the-Trainer course is for anyone regardless of academic background, and not just for life scientists. The course offers guidance, ideas and tips for designing, teaching, development and delivery on training activities, all based on research-driven educational principles. It will address following four topics:

  1. Learning principles and how they apply to training and teaching;
  2. Design and plan session, course, materials;
  3. Teaching techniques to enhance learner engagement and participation
  4. Assessment and feedback in training and teaching

Learning objectives

  • Name learning principles that a good teacher/instructor should have in mind
  • Describe at least three training techniques, drawing on learning principles
  • Design a training session and a course
  • Develop assessment questionnaires
  • Enumerate types of materials needed for each part of a training session or course


Registration form

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