On the beginning of February, SEAMOLEC conducted training of trainer for its staff. The goal of this training of trainer process was to give the trainers background of knowledge, skills, and practical experience regarding the latest training topics. Moreover, this training aimed for SEAMOLEC’s trainers to refresh their knowledge and deepen their understanding about the previous training topics.
The training of trainer was organized for five days, starting from 10.00 am to 04.00 pm covering these 6 topics:
1. How to be a good trainer?
2. Pedagogy in Teaching and Learning
3. How to be a good moderator in online training?
4. Infographic Design
5. Internet of Things (IOT)
6. Digital comic as Learning Media
Some of the topics were a one-day training, some others needed more days to be delivered due to the complexity of the materials, for example: the topic of “Internet of Things (IOT)”. Originally, the opening for IOT topic was only for 20 trainers due to the limited number of the equipment. Unexpectedly, there were more trainers keen to join this program, so that the IOT topic was conducted in two batches.
Comic as Learning Media is the latest training topic in SEAMOLEC. This training was designed for teachers or educators who wants to share teaching materials through comic to ignite enthusiasm in their students. This method is expected to lead interaction and discussion of the work among students, as well as between students and teacher. At the end of this training, participants were required to create their own comic which contains some instructions to be done by the readers. The participant passionately accomplished their project.
Having this training of trainer finished, SEAMOLEC is ready to organize various training programs with new topics, whether online or face-to-face training. However, the training of trainer program is not finish yet, there are more topics waiting to be delivered soon.