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Training and Development Professional

Training and Development Professional

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131 823

Also known as Training Officer.

Plans, develops, implements and evaluates training and development programs to ensure management and staff acquire the skills and develop the competencies required by an organisation to meet organisational objectives.


Tasks Include:


  • identifying training needs and requirements of individuals and organisations
  • setting human resource development objectives and evaluating learning outcomes
  • preparing and developing instructional training material and aids such as handbooks, visual aids, online tutorials, demonstration models, and supporting training reference documentation
  • designing, coordinating, scheduling and conducting training and development programs that can be delivered in the form of individual and group instruction, and facilitating workshops, meetings, demonstrations and conferences
  • liaising with external training providers to arrange delivery of specific training and development programs
  • promoting internal and external training and development, and evaluating these promotional activities
  • monitoring and performing ongoing evaluation and assessment of training quality and effectiveness, and reviewing and modifying training objectives, methods and course deliverables
  • gathering, investigating and researching background materials to gain an understanding of various subject matters and systems
Specialisations
  • Education Officer (Air Force and Army)
  • Training Systems Officer (Navy)
Job prospects for Training and Development Professionals in Victoria

Occupation in the Training and Development Professionals group include Training and Development Professional

Employment prospects
There are currently 6,400 Training and Development Professionals in Victoria. Over the next five years, the size of this occupation is expected to remain similar. Employment prospects for the next five years are stable.

Average weekly wage
$1,956.40

Hourly earnings
$51.70

For more information about this occupation at a national level visit the Job Outlook website. External link

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