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Adult Learning Essentials

Purchase for $27.50 (AUD) incl. GST

Take a dive into 8 key adult learning principles!

We look at various adult learning theory, key adult learning principles & what it means in various adult education contexts.

A great refresher or introductory session for those new to adult learning, consider the assumptions that adults can and want to learn, that they are able and willing to take responsibility for the learning, and that the learning itself should respond to their needs.

Free! for VET PD Series subscribers - Register via your vetr portal dashboard.

1 hour in duration.

    310+ Registrations!     


What we'll cover

  Adult Learning Theory

  8 Key Adult Learning Principles

  Tips for implementing each principle in your training


Nice clear descriptions of the concepts covered
Good refresher of the adult learning principles
Great, thank you for the information and sharing of knowledge
I really enjoyed this
It was great to have some life brought to topics that are quite dry when you're just reading about them!

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 A Statement of Completion is available on completion of course activities.



  • Designing Training
    • Design the structure of the learning program
  • Facilitating Training
    • Deliver and facilitate training sessions
    • Support and monitor learning


  • Supporting Learning
    • Establish the learning-facilitation relationship
    • Support and monitor learning


Here is the course outline:

Adult Learning Essentials

1 hr

Further vocational education resources

2 min


The following statements are received when the course is completed:

Statement of Completion
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