OCTOBER AFFILIATE EVENT: Master Trainer Sharon Bowman presents "Training from the BACK of the Room" - 1- Day TRAINER CERTIFICATION CLASS

  • 21 Oct 2015
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sacrament NE Cal Expo, 2224 Auburn Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95821


The Braintrust Consulting Group


Professional Speaker, 

Author, and Trainer

Sharon Bowman:

Training from the 

BACK of the Room:




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When: Wednesday, 10/21

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Program begins promptly at 8:30 a.m.

Where: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sacrament NE Cal Expo, 2224 Auburn Blvd, Sacramento, 95821

Class Overview:

This 1 - day trainer certification class is designed to give you the professional training skills you need to present Sharon Bowman's 2 - day train-the-trainer program "Training from the BACK of the Room". Along with individualized instruction, guided practice, instructor and peer coaching and feedback, you will receive a complete facilitator's guide and slide set for the 2 - day train-the-trainer workshop. Plus, you'll receive a year of free coaching from Sharon to help polish your "Training from the BACK of the Room" presentation skills.

This exciting 1 - day certification class is being offered for the third time in the United States and registration is limited to 15 participants. Register early as this class fills up quickly.  Upon the successful completion of this course, you will be licensed to deliver "Training from the BACK of the Room" to your own clients, customers, company, and country.

You will join an exceptional group of global trainers when you become a Certified Trainer for "Training from the BACK of the Room!"

Who should attend?

  • Teachers/Trainers
  • Speakers/Presenters
  • Agile Coaches & Trainers
  • Anyone who needs to engage an audience!


  • Completion of Sharon's 2 - day train-the-trainer workshop "Training from the BACK of the Room!"
  • Completion of short writing assignments to demonstrate comprehension of concepts covered in the 2 - day workshop (Writing assignments will be sent upon registration)
  • Completion of assigned readings (List will be sent upon registration)
  • Creation of a short, written (Or video-taped) lesson plan using a topic you teach and using the 4Cs lesson design "map" as your guide (Specific lesson plan requirements will be sent upon registration; your plan will be posted on Sharon's social media Ning site for peer review and feedback.


To Earn this Training Certification, You Must:

  • Completion of all required prerequisites
  • Attend and participate in the 1 - day certification course on October 21, 2015 in Sacramento, CA(10 hours of contact time, which includes 2 hours of virtual class time – the specific dates and hours to be determined by the instructor and class)
  • Present a short, live lesson in-class for instructor and peer review and feedback, and receive a passing score on the presentation assessment rubric
  • Commit to being an active member of a master training group of certified "Training from the BACK of the Room" trainers for one year – a group that supports its members with free online coaching, feedback, problem-solving, and encouragement, when asked to do so 

Learning Outcomes

After completing the prerequisites and actively participating in the course, and after presenting a live lesson in-class for instructor and peer review and feedback, you will be able to:

  • Deliver the 2 - day train-the-trainer program "Training from the BACK of the Room"; by using the official facilitator's guide and slide set for this 2 - day train-the-trainer workshop. You will also be able to customize this 2-day program to fit the training needs of your audiences
  • Teach others about Accelerated Learning, current brain science behind effective instruction, the "6 Trumps" (6 learning principles based on brain science), and the 4Cs training design and delivery model - all crucial components for successful, brain-based training
  • Assist others in acquiring brain-based instructional and training skills.
  • Continually improve your own training skills by receiving ongoing feedback, encouragement, and coaching from your master training group of certified "Training from the BACK of the Room" peers
  • Receive 1 year of free coaching from Sharon Bowman, via email, phone, social media, or Skype
  • Access a continuously updated digital database of resources: websites, slide presentations, books, articles, videos, and other sources related to effective, brain-based training


    About The Instructor: Sharon Bowman

    Sharon turns passive listeners into active learners with her high-energy, hands-on approach to teaching, training, and learning. Her classes and seminars are practical, useful, memorable, and fun. Over 150,000 of her popular books are now in print.

    Sharon has been a professional speaker, author, teacher, and trainer for over forty years. She works with people who want to fine-tune their information-giving skills, and businesses and educational institutions that want to offer exceptional in-house staff development programs.

    Sharon delivers interactive keynote and conference sessions, and customized train-the-trainer programs.

    • President, Bowperson Publishing & Training
    • Author of seven popular training books
    • Professional speaker and corporate trainer
    • Staff development consultant and instructor for school districts and colleges
    • Past Professional Member - National Speakers Association (NSA) and American Society for Training and Development (ASTD)

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