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FEATURE TEAM TRAINING: A Brief Look at the Options BY CHANTAL DE LA ROCHELLE The following article is a Queen's University Archive Document, originally published by the IRC Press in 1999. enjoy being trained by their peers who can relate to their needs and concerns" (1994, 155). Training is increasingly being recognized as integral to the effectiveness and performance of teams and to the satisfaction of team members. While the methods of team training vary depending on the developmental stage of the team and the reason for the training, most team training falls within the following types: in-house, off-site, simulation/role playing, peer-topeer, and multi-team training, as well as self-directed learning. However, Harrington-Mackin argues that before conducting any training session, in-house trainers should themselves be trained on: adult learning theory; training design and content; presentation skills; and how to handle specific difficult situations. In-house Training In-house training can be effective (Varney 1990, 125); managers can learn the skills to become facilitators and use them to train and coach their teams without the use of a third party. However, Varney also recommends that an external facilitator may be effective initially. Similarly, Harrington-Mackin agrees that in-house training can be effective, especially "for mid-sized organizations that cannot afford outside professional training for all levels of employees and that do not have an inhouse training staff, and for people who 26 | www.hria.ca Off-site Training A popular type of team training is off-site training conducted by a facilitator. In this type of training the facilitator aids the team in analyzing problems and developing action plans (Varney 1990, 126). Simulation/Role Playing Activities Often linked to off-site training are simulation/role playing team activities. Similarly, Fossum (1990, 142) agrees that off-site training is a key development for team building especially for management and executive training. One example of off-site team training involves role playing in a simulated company. In such an activity participants are given structured information http://www.hria.ca

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016

Leadership Matters
Tech Talk
The Evolution of Learning & Development: Trends Today
The Value of Leadership Development and What Companies Are Spending on Training and Development
Knowledge Transfer Strategies
Instructional Design Focused on Performance Support
Joint Training: Learning on Both Sides of the Fence
Team Training: A Brief Look at the Options
Training Needs: Ask the Right Experts
What’s Your End Game?
Legal Source
Policy Corner
Peek-a-Boo, Pikachu: Pokémon Go Could Transform Learning
Index of Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Leadership Matters
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Tech Talk
HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - The Evolution of Learning & Development: Trends Today
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - The Value of Leadership Development and What Companies Are Spending on Training and Development
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Knowledge Transfer Strategies
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Instructional Design Focused on Performance Support
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Joint Training: Learning on Both Sides of the Fence
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Team Training: A Brief Look at the Options
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Training Needs: Ask the Right Experts
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - What’s Your End Game?
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Policy Corner
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Peek-a-Boo, Pikachu: Pokémon Go Could Transform Learning
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HUMAN Capital - Fall 2016 - Index of Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
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