Train The Trainer (For Online and F2F)

Education Needs Outstanding Trainers On- and Off-line

Join The Accredited Master Trainer Certification with Will Thomas

The most successful and most improving schools are training  their own staff and those of other schools in the skills of leading others and in the craft of classroom practice.

CPD has become a highly sophisticated and embedded part of developing people's skills and knowledge in successful schools. Overnight the skills of training have also been thrust into an online/offline demand.  We now have to Covid-proof our training for colleagues.  But how can you create highly engaging and interactive training experiences in an online environment? 

Why join the Vision for Learning Master  Trainer Programme? 

  • Build your credibility and reputation as an outstanding trainer on and off line
  • Help share your skills and knowledge using a tried and proven training approaches
  • Open doors in your career, add a second income or potentially a whole new career
  • Share your passion for education, leadership and learning with full confidence as a trainer
  • Vision for Learning's courses achieved over 99% "outstanding" evaluations within the Fast Track Headteacher Programme, consistently across a 6 year period - find out the secrets to exceptional training outcomes
  • The programme is led by Will Thomas, who has thrived as an entrepreneurial trainer for two decades

How is the programme structured?

The programme is carefully designed to enable you to:

  • Build on your existing training skills
  • Watch and learn from a Master Trainer of online and offline training
  • Understand the overt and covert structures involved in expert training
  • Access tools, skills and techniques which will help you banish stage fright forever 
  • Learn in a safe and supportive environment

Course Date

TBC Please ask for details.

Location & Venue


The programme is filled with opportunities to put all of your skills into action, throughout.

Your Trainer : Will Thomas

The 18-hour Train the Trainer programme is designed and delivered by Will Thomas. Will is a highly experienced performance coach and trainer with over 20 years in coaching and training.

A Marks and Spencer Personnel Manager from University, Will moved into education and became Head of Faculty and Senior Leader in a large comprehensive school. He has used coaching extensively to enable people to maximise performance and overcome barriers to success, in schools, The NHS, MIlitary and Elite Sports environments.He has written over a dozen best-selling and award-winning books in the fields of coaching, leadership and creativity. He's been described as a "Maestro of Coaching" (TES) and "One of the best trainers in the country, and probably the world" (Richard Churches, CfBT Evidenced-Based Practice). This programme has been skifully updated for the new era of Covid-proofed training need.

What Will I Learn?

  • Robust frameworks for designing and leading training that meets participants needs
  • Building in preframes for smooth beginning and expectation-management of attendees
  • Overcoming challenging adult behaviour on trainings
  • How to build trust and rapport in a deliberate and managed way
  • Build your presentation, training, and facilitation skills to meet a range of audiences and needs on- and offline



  • Use hypnotic loops and storytelling to deepen audience engagement and learning
  • Practice your skills step by step to build your confidence
  • Banish stage fright forever with tools and tips for managing your own "trainer-state"
  • Make your training sessions highly interactive and fun even in an online environment
  • Go away with a stack of training activities to select from and new likeminded training buddies


What if I attend this course?

Attending this course will bring you new levels of confidence and capability in training and facilitating on- and offline. Never again feel unsure, instead step into your confidence and be comfortable to address and develop people at any level of your organisation and community. Plan and deliver training knowing you have a proven system for getting the best from adult learners and have the satisfaction of knowing you are making an outstanding contribution to CPD.

Whatever the CPD situation on- or offline, you will have the personal and professional capacity to shine and make a difference.


(Booking more than one place? Email us now)


Vision for Learning Ltd - 74 Court Road, Malvern, WR14 3EG