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Certificate In Using Activities to Make Training Fun Online Course

Explore Ways To Make Training Memorable

Explore Ways To Make Training Memorable

Humor can help you make your training sessions just as engaging as fun social occasions. Even better, you don’t need to be the class clown or an award-winning comedian to do it. This course will give you some easy ways to use activates and humor to make your training experiences fun and engaging.

In this course, you will explore different types of games, including icebreakers, energizers, simulations, and case studies. You will also learn how to get buy-in, deal with reluctant participants, troubleshoot games, and create your own games. To top things off, we will give you four activities that you can customize and re-use in your own training sessions.

At the end of this Using Activities to Make Training Fun course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how training can include the use of humor and games.
  • Explore different types of games.
  • Identify methods to elicit participant buy-in.
  • Apply humor principles in adult learning.
  • Troubleshoot when games go badly.
  • Develop your own games.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

 Session 1: Course Overview

  • Learning Objectives
  • Pre-Assignment Instructions
  • Your Assignment

 Session 2: Let’s Have Some Fun!

  • The Four Steps in Experiential Learning
  • The Principles of Adult Learning
  • The Value of Games
  • Tips for Success
  • Favorite Games

 Session 3: Getting Everyone on Board

  • Getting Buy-In
  • State Objectives
  • Rules
  • Preparation
  • Learning From the Truly Greats and Big Mistakes

 Session 4: Choosing the Right Game

  • Types of Games
  • Facilitator Responsibilities
  • Dealing with Reluctant Participants

 Session 5: When Games Go Badly

  • Troubleshooting Games
  • Difficult Situations

 Session 6: Using Humor in Training

  • Being CREATIF

 Session 7: Wavy Lines

  • Activity
  • Debrief

 Session 8: Quick and Easy Games

  • Why These Games?
  • Hot Potato
  • Passing Introductions
  • The Orange

 Session 9: Creating a Game

  • Procedure for Game Design
  • Game Design Worksheet
  •  A Personal Action Plan
  • Starting Point
  • Where I Want to Go
  • How I Will Get There

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:


  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)


  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 002UATOC
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6 - 8 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate