Training Others in the Workplace

Learn how to share knowledge with others in your workplace so they "get it"!

You might ‘have it’, but you need to share that knowledge with others at your workplace so they ‘get it’. However it is not always straight forward. Welcome to the rewarding experience of training others.

  • What do you need to think about when training millennials?
  • How do you need to adjust your training style to manage different learning styles to get the best return on investment?

This specialist course is suitable for managers, supervisors or workers that are involved in on the job training of others.

Register today for our introductory special offer!

Course Overview

This course is your how to guide to succeed in training others and is specifically focused on the workplace. This is a short course version of the formal Train the Trainer course.  This course will help any person training others in a workplace on the job, in groups or even machinery and product training, who don't have a formal qualification, how to train others in the workplace.  Trainees will learn about:

  • How people are motivated to learn
  • How to engage learners in your workplace
  • Different ages and types of learners – and how you can spark learning in each person
  • How adult learners thrive on objectives and goals in training – and how you can structure your training to clearly show this
  • Creating training plans that are organised and give you and your learner ‘confidence’
  • Reviewing your training – for continuously improved results.

This course is designed for you to go back to your workplace and put together a portfolio for NZQA unit standards 19444 and 7108 – both unit standards link link to the New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 4).

Training Others in Relation to the Health & Safety at Work Act

Workplace trainers are more effective trainers when they have an understanding of learners. This intensive 1 day course will provide your supervisors, managers or workers that train others the workplace, to be more effective in the delivery of information.  This is a focus for the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, where that requirements for training staff are very specific.  In providing trainers with the knowledge and tools, the risk to the organisation can be reduced as their trainees will "get it" and apply their new knowledge.

AMS Group has an article on the regulations as it relates to the new regulations and training in the workplace. You can find out more here.

A full copy of the Regulation is available from MBIE or Download a PDF

NZQA Unit Standards Included

19444 Deliver group training sessions for adult learners
7108 Deliver on job training for adult trainees


It is recommended that a trainee holds Unit Standard 7115 -  Create and maintain a positive learning environment for adult learners, or that the trainee can demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills before moving forward to achieve unit standard 7108 as listed above. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding this recommendation.


1 Day Only


$578.00 + GST per participant  

Course costs include all learning materials. Costs also include registration of unit standard credits with NZQA. 

Special Notes

This course also allows participants the opportunity to gain 16 credits toward the new New Zealand Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 4).

Scheduled Course Locations

Please note that courses are available at a number of AMS Group branch locations, these are listed below. If there are no course locations shown below, courses can be arranged to be delivered at your place of work. Contact us to  find out more about our on-site training options available for this course or enquire below.