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HR Training Department Development Courses

The Training Analyst


The topic of training analysis is a new and interesting area in today’s world-class training functions. This new program specifically covers all the main areas of analysis including training measurement and evaluation. Persons attending this program will have a complete set of analysis tools and many worked examples, which can be easily applied in the workplace. These tools are essential to any training function particularly if you are looking for ways to add value or contemplating becoming a profit center

Targeted Groups:

  • HR Personnel
  • Training Managers and Training Personnel
  • Training Budget Holders
  • Succession Planners and those responsible for people development

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Measure the effectiveness of training using the latest evaluation model
  • Demonstrate trends and do efficiency analysis
  • Set up and effectively measure any element of delivered training & be able to demonstrate training efficiency
  • Measure skills, knowledge, behavior, competency, style, self-belief, attitudes and personality
  • Demonstrate how trend changes can benefit the organization
  • Be able to measure competency by, department or company-wide, using specific software packages
  • Produce hard data on training effectiveness and individual application
  • Evaluate trainer efficiency

Targeted Competencies:

  • Problem management
  • Problem-solving
  • Analysis of data
  • Creativity
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Balanced decision making
  • Results orientation
  • Learning about the new training model for training efficiency
  • Using many techniques to measure and show training results in the business

Course Content:

Unit 1: The Added Value Role of Today’s Training Analyst:

  • What value does training offer
  • The need for training to produce measurable results
  • It’s vital to know who your customer is
  • Establishing a training process that works and is auditable –the new schema
  • Mastering training costs and budgets
  • Managing and being accountable for training expenditure
  • Adding value through training activities 
  • The role of the training analyst

Unit 2: How People Learn and Barriers To Learning:

  • Learning style and their impact on training courses
  • How we can inexpensively measure learning style
  • Personality and its impact on training results –the big five explained
  • What can training realistically achieve
  • Can you overcome learning difficulties?
  • Critical times to get the best from training – more time in the classroom is not always the answer
  • Retention and its critical role in what we can remember
  • Motivation factors in learning – what can we do differently?

Unit 3: Specifying and Constructing Training Properly:

  • What are learning outcome objectives and why do we need them?
  • How to write learning outcome objectives
  • The document needed for any training course –thee critical documents
  • Maximizing the use of visual aid and other aids
  • How to calculate room size needed and screen size
  • Sound and its role in aiding learning
  • The benefit of using specific training videos
  • Use of “clipped” video sequences 

Unit 4: Training Analysis - The Key Areas of Measurement:

  • Budget spent and the monitoring of costs
  • Creating value from training
  • Understanding fully how competency frameworks work
  • Setting standards for competency and measuring competency improvement
  • What is performance – is it related to competency?
  • Measuring improvements after training –how to do it
  • Competence + performance = productivity
  • Software needed to measure competence and performance – also automating TNA

Unit 5: Measuring and Reporting Training Results:

  • Formulas needed (added value) and unit costs
  • Maximizing but controlling training activities
  • The new leadership role of training
  • Dealing with uncertainty during training
  • Case studies showing training success
  • Should training functions be profit centers
  • What is the role of end of course questionnaires

HR Training Department Development Courses
The Training Analyst (HR3001)


Mercury dynamic schedule is constantly reviewed and updated to ensure that every category is being addressed at least once a month, if not once every week. Please check the training courses listed below and if you do not find the subject you are interested in, email us or give us a call and we will do our best to assist.

Istanbul Office (Turkey) +905395991206

London (UK) +447481362802

Amman (Jordan) +962785666966