About this course

Delivered by the Defence Centre for Training Support (DCTS), this course is for all ranks and civil service personnel who are supervisors of phase 1, 2 and 3 trainers.

To provide and prepare you as a supervisor of defence trainers with the techniques and skills to assess the delivery skills of your trainers and to then coach and develop your trainers to reach their full potential.

The course covers issues surrounding delivery of courses focusing on the principles of assessing and coaching of trainers.

This is a mandatory course for all new trainer supervisors within phase 1, 2 and 3 training establishments.

Applications for the course will be closed 6 weeks Prior to the start date.

What you will learn

You will learn:

  • defence capability framework
  • the role and responsibilities of the trainer supervisor
  • assessing
  • constructive feedback
  • coaching
  • mentoring
  • induction processes
  • critical analysis and reflection
  • continual professional development (CPD)
How this course will help your career

To ensure those of you in phase 1, 2 and 3 training establishments are properly supervised.

Planned dates
  • 4th April 2023
  • 18th April 2023
  • 9th May 2023
  • 4th July 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 31st October 2023
  • 28th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 4th March 2024
  • 4th January 2023
  • 7th March 2023
  • 28th March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

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Who can attend this course
Military
MOD civil servants

This course is for supervisors of defence trainers in phase 1, 2 or 3 training establishments.

Planned dates
  • 4th April 2023
  • 18th April 2023
  • 9th May 2023
  • 4th July 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 31st October 2023
  • 28th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 4th March 2024
  • 4th January 2023
  • 7th March 2023
  • 28th March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

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How the course will be taught
Face-to-face/ Residential; Blended; Online (Virtual)
How you will be assessed

Practical summative assessment.

Planned dates
  • 4th April 2023
  • 18th April 2023
  • 9th May 2023
  • 4th July 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 31st October 2023
  • 28th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 4th March 2024
  • 4th January 2023
  • 7th March 2023
  • 28th March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest