Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Certified Trainer Bootcamp

Become a Google for Education Certified Trainer!

For those wanting to take things to the next level and become a core member of the Google for Education community our ‘Certified Trainer’ course is the best possible preparation. Becoming a Google for Education Certified Trainer is an outstanding opportunity for those who have a history of leading and training others to use G Suite for Education.

Through the day, we’ll review all of the requirements for becoming a certified trainer to make sure you’re completely ready before applying. This bootcamp goes much further than just practical skills - you’ll learn about training methodologies and participate in meaningful group discussions.

You’ll complete the bootcamp with actionable SMART goals to help you work further towards becoming a Google for Education Certified Trainer.

Important Note: It is a prerequisite of the Google Certified Trainer application to hold Certified Educator Certificates Levels 1 and 2. However, if you are an experienced Google user, you are welcome to join this Certified Trainer Bootcamp.



Course Content


Supporting and Influencing Organizational Change
Become an inspirational agent for change by working jointly with schools to develop their use of technology. Learn how best to support schools and develop materials that will help you time and time again.

Planning and Implementing Training
Receive tips on how to develop the best learning resources and training plans and design a plan based on a scenario given to you.

Training Strategies
Not sure how to deal with those who are disengaged or reluctant? Use hands-on activities to discover how best to overcome hurdles in training.

Training as a Business
Ever wondered how much should you charge? Not sure where to start when it comes to proposals and invoices? Develop resources to help you from day one.



Certification Course Leader, Dean Stokes


Dean is a Google Certified Teacher and authorised Education Trainer. He has represented Google by speaking at their BETT stand, filming teacher tipsvideos for their YouTube channel, presenting a session at Edu on Air and being featured in a case study.

He started teaching in 2007 and currently takes responsibility for training staff and developing the use of technology for learning at a secondary school in England.

Dean believes that Google Apps for Education has the power to transform the way schools work across the world by improving efficiency and streamlining workflows not just in the classroom but also in back office operations.

You can find out more about Dean’s latest projects on his blog.


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