Training and Development

Code: EDCA110
Apply this course towards: Adult and Continuing Education

Course description

Available for 1.0 elective credit in the CACE program.

Only offered online.

In today’s rapidly changing world, competitive organizations are learning organizations. A key requirement for their success is an effective training and development program that helps employees develop their personal and organizational knowledge, skills and performance.

Learning activities and assignments will provide knowledge and skill development and address participants’ interests. In addition, participants will learn how to use online tools for staying current and connected to the wider community of peers, information and networks relevant to training and development.

Learning objectives

  • Describe the role of training and development in an organization.
  • Identify trends that are impacting the evolution of training and development practices.
  • Design and conduct a training needs assessment.
  • Design a training resource using instructional design and adult education principles.
  • Explain the various forms of e-learning and social networking.
  • Describe a variety of strategies for facilitating face to face training.
  • Describe evaluation strategies for diverse training and development programs.
  • Analyze your existing training program in relation to current trends, issues and practices in workplace training.
  • Explain the importance of learning theories as a basis for designing training.
  • Explain the steps in a systematic instructional design process.
  • Design support for the transfer of learning.
  • Describe strategies for aligning training with an organization’s business goals.
  • Develop a proposal / business case for a training and development initiative.
  • Describe strategies for positioning training as an organizational priority.



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