Train the Virtual  Trainer Workshop



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Due to the coronavirus outbreak, most training sessions are now conducted online. The transition from face to face to virtual sessions is not always easy on trainers and facilitators. This train the virtual program will give you the keys to facilitate engaging and interactive training sessions online.

Train the Virtual Trainer Program Overview

No matter how engaging and passionate facilitators are, moving from face to face to online training classes can be hard on everyone. How to be sure that the participants will stay engaged with the presentation? How to prevent them from multitasking and attending to their daily tasks? How to invite them to take parts in activities and exercises while using an online platform? With the right technology, some great creativity and the learning keys from this train the virtual trainer program, facilitators and trainers will be ready to confidently run their online training sessions.


Train the Virtual Trainer Course Content


You can pick and select any topic point from the Train the Trainer program to complete this specific program.


  • Highlight the similarities and differences when working with face-to-face learners compare to remote ones.

  • Get introduced to the commonly used online training platforms: short tutorial and pros and cons of each platform.

  • Open debate: typical challenges and apprehensions about virtual sessions.

  • Knowledge sharing: best tips and advice from the group.

  • Real-life scenario: present a short online training session to the group and receive constructive feedback.

  • Assess your readiness: gain awareness of your virtual training skills strengths, weaknesses and blind spots.

  • Modify your preparation process and the organisation of your sessions focusing on virtual sessions.

  • Learn keys to ensure interactive and engaging online sessions including 50+ exercises and activities examples.

  • Revise your learning tools: understand how to adjust your slides, notes, activities and students’ handouts to deliver more powerful online training sessions.

  • Understand how certain behaviours may weaken your message with an online setting: identify and eliminate unconscious habits and mannerisms that weaken your message and presentation.

  • Focus on virtual body language cues for both your non-verbal communication as well as your learners’.

  • Study the common communication and presentation mistakes for virtual trainers: the dos and don’ts.

  • Deal with challenging situations and participants: learn great strategies to overcome challenges in online sessions.

  • Work on your core fears linked to online public speaking: move from nervousness to assertiveness

  • Prepare a virtual training checklist to be ready to present and able to anticipate technical needs and potential issues.

  • Practise makes perfect: video practice a short training session.

  • Highlight your learning keys and structure your action plan.


Each topic point will be introduced through a discussion, an exercise, a game, a case study or some role-play scenarios to reinforce participation and ensure a highly engaging and interactive workshop.

Designed For

This train the virtual trainer workshopwill benefit teachers, trainers, facilitators and coaches from a variety of backgrounds, industries and skill levels wishing to improve their training skills for online training sessions. Participants will learn keys and techniques to engage their learners and offer dynamic and interactive online presentations that are tailored to their audience. This online training workshop in real-time will be customised to address your organisation’s specific requirements and will use an interactive approach designed to meet the learning styles of participants, regardless of their level or position within the organisation.


  • Motivation

  • Positive attitude

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