About this course

Delivered by the Defence Centre for Training Support (DCTS), this course will assist if you are within a training delivery authority (TDA) or training provider (TP) whose primary role is to:

  • devise an InVal strategy
  • collect and analyse InVal data
  • present InVal findings to determine the efficiency and effectiveness of training delivery

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

What you will learn

You will learn to:

  • measure the immediate reaction of trainees to a training event through an after action review
  • measure the learning transfer achieved by the training activity
  • develop an InVal strategy that describes when and how to collect data
  • develop InVal data collection instruments that are valid and reliable
  • collect InVal data from a variety of sources
  • analyse qualitative and quantitative InVal data
  • present InVal findings
How this course will help your career

If you are posted into an InVal analyst role in defence training, whether it be as a member of the military, a civil servant or contractor and you require an understanding of DSAT.

An awareness of DSAT will allow you  as an analyst to deliver effective, efficient, safe and well designed training.

Planned dates
  • 22nd May 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 29th January 2024
  • 26th March 2024
  • 21st March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest
Who can attend this course
Military
MOD civil servants
Industry

Restricted to personnel involved in InVal roles that require an understanding of DSAT.

Before you attend

Prior to attending the residential workshop, candidates must complete the following reading and learning activities, which cover DSAT and Internal Validation activities/deliverables:

  • changes to JSP822: 2015DIN07-179
  • JSP 822: Governance and Management of Defence Individual Training, Education and Skills: Part 2, Guidance: Chapter 1 Element 4: Assurance
  • Defence Connect DCTS Page – contains useful DSAT resources: Internal Validation 9006 pre-course work book
Planned dates
  • 22nd May 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 29th January 2024
  • 26th March 2024
  • 21st March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest
How the course will be taught
Face-to-face/ Residential; Blended; Online (Virtual)
Planned dates
  • 22nd May 2023
  • 10th July 2023
  • 29th January 2024
  • 26th March 2024
  • 21st March 2023

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest