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Durham College Certificate
Your first course will be Adult Learning. You will begin your studies by exploring the nature of adult learners, their learning styles, needs and characteristics, and analyze what makes teachers effective. Then, you will address critical aspects in course delivery.
Teaching and Training Adults is recognized by the Institute for Performance and Learning. Graduates receive a credit of one year towards the work experience requirement of The Certified Training and Development Professional™ certification program.
Program Of Study
Students are required to print or save a copy of the Program of Study when beginning the program. This document contains critical details about program progression and graduation requirements specific to the academic year in which your program was started.
Click to access the Program of Study for the current academic year.
Students who began this program prior to the current academic year may contact the Centre for Professional and Part-Time Learning office at email@example.com or 905-721-3052 to obtain your Program of Study and graduation requirements.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be equipped to:
Potential career and industry options may include:
Related Credentials and Courses
Teaching and Training Adults graduates who are interested in teaching online may consider taking the complementary course - Teaching Online or our new Developing a course with Desire2Learn course.
Further specialization in eLearning is available through our eLearning Developer certificate program.
Courses in the Instructional Design certificate program focus on the process of designing instructional content.
Program Related Questions? Call 905.721.3052
If you are interested in applying for financial aid, please visit the Centre for Professional and Part-Time Learning OSAP Eligibility webpage.
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