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Cancer Research UK and UCL Cancer Trials Centre: Train the Trainer
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Cancer Research UK and UCL Cancer Trials Centre: Train the Trainer

14/05/2018 to 11/06/2018
When: 14th and 21st May and 11th June 2018
Where: CTC seminar room
5th floor
90 Tottenham Court Road
London, London  W1T 4TJ
United Kingdom
Contact: Daisy Kirkwood

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Course Information

Aims: To introduce delegates to adult learning styles and interactive training methods to ensure learner participation and more effective transfer of learning into the workplace. Although presentation skills are covered, it is not a presentation skills course.

Target Audience: This course is suitable for people who will be, or who are currently, involved in the development and delivery of training in clinical trials. Candidates should have a training topic in mind.

Learning Outcomes: At the end of the course participants should be able to:

• Explain the implications of learning styles when developing training
• Recognise the elements to include in the design of an effective training module
• Write appropriate learning objectives
• Explain ways of making lecture-based training more active and interesting
• Choose appropriate training activities to support learning objectives
• Develop a variety of training materials to support learning
• Explain the need for training evaluation
• Deliver an interactive learning session

Course lead: Helen Meadows - Helen has worked in cancer trials for over 20 years, involving a wide variety of tumours, therapies, phases and outcome measures. She teaches on a variety of trial related topics, has a certificate in Adult Learning and Professional Development from UCL and is chair of the NCRI CTU Training Sub Group.

Cost & Registration: The course fee is £150 (includes refreshments & lunches).

This course is free for staff from units within the ICTM (CR UK CTC, CCTU, MRC CTU at UCL and PRIMENT). ICTM staff should email to register.

Spaces are allocated on a first come first served basis, up to a maximum of 12 people.
Last registration date – 4th May 2018

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Further information including a draft timetable for the days can be found in the flyer.

There will be two additional sessions on 21st May and 11th June 2018.