to ensure a systematic approach for determining what to train and how best to accomplish that training
Define the most essential, single link in the training chain
The instructor... ( the instructor must present the knowledge and skills required to transform students into proficient and productive members of the operating forces
State and discusse the three qualities of an efficient and effective instructor
KNOWLEDGE: (subject matter expert)
ABILITY: (Professional Ability)
PERSONALITY: (Gain respect of the students by displaying a professional attitude towards others.
Discuss the instructor's responsibilities in terms of:
A: Responsibility to Students.
B: Responsibility to raining safety
C: Responsibility to Security
D: Responsibility to Cirriculum
Students: to teach effectively, set a good example for students to follow
Training and Safety: Must demonstrate proper safety procedures, in addition to teaching the students
Security: Never down play the importance of the security of clasified material
Curriculum: Maintenance of the curriculum is an ongoing effort to ensure course curriculum remains current and accurate.
List and discus the four principles of John Keller's model of motivational theory
List and discuss the key principles of applying motivation theory in a training situation.
Needs and Drives: a lack of something desirable or useful that causes a desire for satisfaction.
Attitudes: consist of feelings for or against people, objects, or ideas.
Achievements: a strong desire, an aim, a goal or desired objective.
Values: students values, attitudes, and previous experience affect the nature and the amount that the student learns.
Incentives: (rewards) stimulate students motivation.
State the ultimate goal of instruction
To cause students to remain motivated beyond the instructor's influence and apply what they have learned on the job
State and discuss the six laws of learning
Readiness: people only learn when they are physically and mentally read.
Exercise: practice make permanent and perfect.
Effect: emotional reaction to the learner.
Primacy: first instructional event often creates a strong, almost unshakeable, impression on the learner.
Intensity: If the stimulus (experience) is real, a change in behavior (learning) is far more likely to occur.
Recency: all things being equal, the things learned last will be best remembered.
State and discuss five ways of learning.
Trial and Error:
Discuss how motivation affects student learning.
Motivation often has as much or more impact than scholastic ability
State and discuss the types of sensory learners
Visual learner: comes from seeing and imitating
Auditory Learner: learn from listening
Kinesthetic Learner: learn from hands-on experience
State and discuss the purpose of an effective communication process.
exchange of thoughts, opinions, and information through speech, writing, nonverbal cues, signs and images.
Discuss the importance of listening communication skills.
an active process of hearing and understanding, which demands concentration and attention.
Describe six factors that must be considered in planing instructional delivery
Rate of Speech
Force (of delivery)
State and siscuss the importance of body movement as an important part of successful communication
Body movement reinforces, emphasizes, and clarifies verbally expressed ideas
State and discuss the four purposes of oral questioning
Arouses: Interest in subject matter
Drills: students of subject matter
Stimulates: students to think
State and discuss the four basic learning styles
Concrete: the rely heavily on their own feelings and personal judgements.
Active: A trial and error way of learning appeals to them.
Reflective: learn best from lectures, films, and reading.
Abstract: learn best from lectures by experts, theorectival reading, case studies, and activities that require solitary thinking.
Discuss the barriers to effective communication
Lack of common core experience
Overuse of abstractionisms
State and discuss the characteristics of a good oral question
Clarity of meaning:
Level of Instruction:
Use of an Interrogative
Discuss the types and purpose of oral questions
State the five steps of the five-step questioning technique.
List and discuss the different instructional methods.
Lecture: intructional presentation of information, conceptes, or principles.
Lecture with Audiovisuals: visual and/or audio learning aids.
Demonstration: basic and most often used, method of instruction for teaching skill-type subjects
Role-Playing: requires students to assume active roles in a simulated situation followed by a group discussion
Team Dimensional Training: enables team members to diagnose and correct their own performance problems
Gaming and Simulation:
State and dicuses the three parts of a learning objective
Dicuss the two methods of testing and their importance
Explain the five learning levels a knowledge test item may test
Discuss the different types of performance tests
Product: comparing students efforts to an accceptable completed example
Process: students ability to correctly follow procedural steps in completing a task
List and describe the primary material used in presenting instruction.
Lesson Pan: ensures proper sequence and depth required by objectives.
Instruction Sheets: provide students with information or directions. O J P A I D
Instructional Media Material? Visual Media Material: specially prepared transparency exhibit that will assist students in understanding and expedite their learning
Discuss student feeback/ course critique
provide feed back to the training and course supervisors non areas such as training and curriculum effectiveness, instructor performance, safety, and quality of life issues.
Feedback to the instuctors on their performance.
Discuss the following programs and include possible actions and responsibilities of an instrucor
A: Equal Employment Opportunity
B. Navy Core Values
C. Sexual Harassment
EEO: ensure both genders actively participate in learning activities/ ensures all students have the chance to do complex technical work.
Navy Core Values: serve as a role model in your military conduct, attitude, appearance, and bearing.
Sexual harassment: unacceptable conduct that undermines the integrity of the instructor-student relationship.
Diversity: all the different characteristics and attributes of indivduals that enhance the mission readiness of the department of the Navy and strengthen the capabilities of our Navy Total Force.
Discuss the instructor qualification process
completion of formal instructor training and immediately upon arrival at the instructor Assignment, Learning Centers will direct a formal process to certify their new intructors to Ensure profeciency in two areas: Instrucional technique and technical knowledge
Discuss the instructor disqualification factors and process
failing to maintain original screening requirements as well as instructors receiving unsatisfactory evaluations shall be disqualified
Discuss the items with your mentor that can be found on the MTS Comminity of Practive (COP)
MTS program manager, all applicable instructions, MTS PQS, certficate requests, program desciption, and feeback