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Certificate Programs at ATD European Summit

Take your skills to the next level with world-class programs designed to help you deliver strategic impact on the business and advance L&D in your organisation.

9th, 10th & 11th October 2019

Become more proficient with ATD Certificate Programs

If you want to become more proficient in a specific area of interest or expertise, extend your ATD European Summit experience to include post-event learning. These professional development options will help you enhance and develop the skills needed for you to perform at your optimal level.

Attendees will receive an accredited ATD Certificates upon completion of any of the three programs.

Certificate Program A: E-Learning Instructional Design Video

This program provides an opportunity to explore and implement the ATD E-Learning Design Model. You will see examples and have the opportunity to practice the skills needed to develop asynchronous e-learning experiences that motivate learners to examine and adjust their behavior.

The course includes opportunities to practice designing effective e-learning, investigating and applying instructional methodologies that support learning, and incorporating best practices into your own projects.

Learning Takeaways:

  • Develop an evidence-based instructional design strategy that encourages changes in behavior and performance.
  • Design e-learning experiences using the ATD E-Learning Design Model.
  • Create design planning and design tools that effectively describe the course structure to stakeholders and the course design to developers.
  • Create an e-learning interface design influenced by learner experience design principles.
  • Engage in accuracy and technical quality review.

Facilitator: Nikki O’Keeffe, ATD Master Trainer, Association for Talent Development (ATD)

Dates: Wednesday - Thursday 9th -10th October 2019

Certificate Program B: Consulting Skills Certificate

Talent professionals must demonstrate strong consulting skills to lead the development of learning solutions and successfully guide their organizations toward optimal performance. ATD’s Consulting Skills Certificate improves your ability to use effective behaviors and processes for internal learning consulting within your organization. External consultants will also benefit from this training.

You’ll explore ATD’s 5-D model and practice 30 fundamental consulting competencies with tools you can put to use immediately on the job. This practical model and structured approach to a consulting engagement empowers you to ask the right questions to diagnose needs. Boost your ability to guide clients as they identify needs, establish goals, and achieve desired performance outcomes. Prepare to establish strong client partnerships through an instructional design or organization development project, overcome obstacles and resistance, and build your consulting credibility to influence decision making.

Learning Takeaways:

  • Receive access to more than 15 ATD-exclusive tools, templates, and checklists you can use immediately back on the job to improve your consulting skills. Included is a consulting project planning guide, an effective questions list, a sample project acceptance agreement, an effective interview checklist, and data feedback planning tools, and many more.

Why Should You Attend?

  • Move from order-taker to true business partner by discovering a model, techniques, and tools you can use to consult with your clients.
  • Apply success strategies including working across organizational boundaries, providing feedback to senior leaders, and gaining buy-in.
  • Evaluate your skills and identify your developmental needs as a consultant.

Facilitator: Ger Driesen, Learning Innovation Leader 

Dates: Wednesday - Thursday 9th -10th October 2019

Master Program: ATD Master Instructional Designer™ Program

The role of the instructional designer is evolving, expanding, and more in demand than ever before. Learning is the smart way to keep up. The ATD Master Instructional Designer Program covers the entire process of analysis, design, development, implementation, and evaluation of learning programs.

Strengthen your professional capacity for instructional design in this assessment-based program that’s grounded in theory and focused on practice and application. Evaluate real-world projects and work with expert facilitators to help you master instructional design required to create formal and informal learning solutions. Benefit from peer collaboration, individualized feedback to reinforce your learning, and a customized toolkit of resources to use immediately.

Why Should You Attend?

  • Present your final project and receive individualized feedback.
  • Benefit from ATD’s comprehensive guide to instructional design and a robust participant guide with tools, resources, and templates to use back on the job.
  • Receive an industry-recognized credential that validates your proficiency.

Facilitator: Carrie Addington, ATD Master Trainer, Talent and Leadership Development Leader,       Association for Talent Development (ATD), Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, Certified Coach and Trainer

Dates: Wednesday - Friday 9th -11th October 2019

Ultimate learning at ATD European Summit

Based on popular demand, we are bringing back the Master Instructional Designer™ Program in 2019. The program is a blended learning experience consisting of three parts: online Fundamentals, Core Course, and an Elective. 

All participants who successfully complete the program receive an ATD Master Instructional Designer™ certificate. Participants are also encouraged to note this achievement on their resume or CV. In addition, ATD will keep a roster of all participants who successfully complete the program.