The Standup Trainer
"Standup" trainers need special skills to keep audiences awake and interested throughout their training sessions. This program teaches trainers some of the same skills standup comics and stage actors use to capture and maintain their audience's attention. Trainers will learn how to be more effective "performers," no matter what topic or skill they teach.
Who Should Take This Course:
Anyone who teaches, or trains, especially Subject Matter Experts who have a tendency to deliver dry, technical training in a dry, technical style.
Participants will learn and practice the critical skills all trainers need to
improve their stage presence. In this "acting class for trainers," participants
will learn how to
The Standup Trainer is conducted over one full day of training. Participants will play a variety of theater games and take part in a number of acting exercises (some videotaped). The book, The Standup Trainer, can be ordered as the class text.