Online Course: How to Give a Workshop
Participants will learn the basic principles of designing and delivering a workshop presentation. The online course activities and handouts will guide participants through the process of sketching out a 90-minute workshop. This online course will provide new skills for people who wish to deliver workshops in their areas of expertise and experience.
The skills involved in giving workshops are related to staff training and also are applicable for consumers and families, direct services staff, management staff, empowerment and recovery, and knowledge exchange. Participants will be introduced to both the general principles and essential steps of planning and delivering a presentation in a workshop format. The activities and examples will guide participants through the process of sketching out a 90-minute workshop of their own. This online course will include the use of visual materials to enhance learning and interaction.
It is anticipated that participants will achieve the following goals. Participants will be able to:
- List the basic principles of workshop presentation
- Sketch out a proposal for a future workshop
All materials and handouts are included with the course registration fee. These materials are available for download in accessible formats.
There are recommended readings but no required texts for this course.
After completing the online course, if you would like a Certification of Participation, you will need to send your workshop proposal and evaluation form to:
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
ATTN: Online Courses
940 Commonwealth Avenue West, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02215
You may register for the online course at any time and complete the course at any time— there are no time requirements at all.
Cost: is Free! Registration provides access to the course lecture pages and downloadable course handouts and materials.