Train the Trainer - Autumn 2021


To book your place on our next course, please download the booking form here.


This QQI Special Purpose Award in Training & Development (6S3372) is designed for anyone who wants to train professionally, or trains others as part of an existing role. To achieve the Special Purpose Award, you must successfully complete 2 components - Training Needs Identification & Design and Training Delivery & Evaluation. These courses focus on a different element of the Training Cycle.


Who should participate?

The programme is ideal for those wishing to work professionally in the field of training and development who require a recognised qualification; for those who wish to take up a training position within their Organisation or those who simply wish to feel more confident as a trainer.


What will participants gain?

We will provide you with the tools and techniques to work professionally and confidently as a trainer. You will learn new skills and ideas through both theoretical and practical means and will gain the necessary skills and knowledge which you will require to develop, design, deliver and evaluate professional training programmes.


Course Aims

The aim of the programme is to:

  • Understand different learning styles
  • Understand the functions and processes of learning and training
  • Evaluate different approaches to training
  • Appreciate the importance of training on an individual, social and economic level
  • Work effectively with a range of learner groups
  • Design, deliver and evaluate training programmes
  • Develop and implement appropriate assessment methods



A combination of module appropriate assessment procedures will facilitate the assessment of learning outcomes of this new Train the Trainer course. Participants will be expected to complete a combination of written assignments and skills demonstrations.



QQI Level 6 Special Purpose Award.


Training Dates

The course lasts a total of 10 days. The next course dates are as follows:

  • Module 1 - Training Needs Identification and Design (6N3325) - 24th September, 1st October, 8th October, 15th October & 22nd October
  • Module 2 - Training Delivery and Evaluation (6N3326) - 5th November, 12th November, 19th November, 26th November & 3rd December

Cost per learner

Cost: €749 or €450 for each module (if booked separately)



For any queries on our next course, please contact Fiona on (046) 9280 790 ext. 202 or email