About this course

This course is aimed at you if your primary role within a Training Requirements Authority (TRA) is to conduct a Training Needs Analysis (TNA) to determine if a change to operational/business practices triggers a perceived requirement for training.

You will conduct further analysis to fully understand the tasks and duties relating to a given role that training is required for. You will then translate the role related analysis into realistic training options and objectives that will be agreed by the TRA and Training Delivery Authority (TDA).

The course, delivered via facilitation, covers the key principles of training needs analysis, in addition to an introduction to of each of the four elements of DSAT.

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

What you will learn

You will learn to:

  • conduct a role analysis (RA) to fully understand the entirety of the role
  • create a role performance statement (Role PS)
  • conduct a knowledge skills and attitudes (KSA) analysis
  • write role specs and role scalars
How this course will help your career

This course is widely required if you work in a Training Requirement Authority or Requirement Setting Team. Additionally, this course is recommended if you are a Training Manager or Learning Development Officer.

Planned dates
  • 27th February 2023
  • 27th March 2023
  • 17th April 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

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Who can attend this course
Military

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

Before you attend

Prior to attending the residential workshop, you must complete the following reading and learning activities, which cover DSAT and Needs Analysis 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 1: Analysis and Element 2: Design
  • Defence Connect DCTS Page – Contains useful DSAT resources
Planned dates
  • 27th February 2023
  • 27th March 2023
  • 17th April 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest
How the course will be taught
Face-to-face/ Residential; Online (Virtual)
Planned dates
  • 27th February 2023
  • 27th March 2023
  • 17th April 2023
  • 5th June 2023
  • 17th July 2023
  • 11th September 2023
  • 2nd October 2023
  • 6th November 2023
  • 5th February 2024
  • 19th February 2024
  • 18th March 2024

Please contact us for further planned dates on this course.

Register your interest