Coffee Break Training: Designing Adult Training (Part 2 of 3): Course Design, Goals, Objectives and Learning Outcomes [open pdf - 87KB]
"Determine the organizational benefits of a needs assessment. This part of the process will assist decision-makers and stakeholders in understanding the concept of a needs assessment. A needs assessment based on the alignment of critical behaviors with a clear organizational mission will account for critical occupational and performance requirements."
Coffee Break Training - Training Programs and Tips Series No. TR-2014-8
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