You can develop your own training materials with the aid of this detailed, but easy-to-use guide. You'll learn how to develop self-directed learning (SDL) packages that are applicable in any situation, from basic industrial and technical skills training to academic classroom training.
This practical guide shows you how to:
â Match training needs with organizational needs
â Determine tasks that must be learned to meet those needs
â Develop objectives and design materials that are in line with those needs
Plus, you'll get practical learning aids and simulations that illustrate how to make theory a reality.
GEORGE M. PISKURICH is a training and development specialist. His self-directed learning system won the 1992 American Society for Training and Development's award for best use of instructional technology.