Teaching Technology to Adult Learners
NTEN courses run for one week and are offered twice a year.
Learn how to engage learners with varying levels of digital competency.
Learn how to leverage existing resources and create your own technology training content.
Learn about training success indicators and pitfalls.
Whether it’s leading a software implementation meeting or helping a family member use an app, we all have opportunities to teach technology to adult learners. Whether your approach is formal or informal, helping others reach their goals with technology can be rewarding. In this course, you’ll learn how to teach technology to adult learners, explore tips to help others acquire skills, and learn how to engage with diverse audiences.
Carlos GaleanaTechnology Trainer | Learning & Development Professional
Carlos has several years of experience working with adult learners. He has led technology, accessibility, and social justice training sessions in public libraries, healthcare, and non-profit organizations. He primarily teaches through classroom instruction, one-on-one lessons, video tutorials, and tip sheets. A native Spanish-speaker, Carlos uses humor and analogies to strengthen lessons and build rapport in his classes. In 2017, his work was recognized by the Library Journal Magazine. Carlos believes in the importance of lifelong learning, being flexible in the workplace, and helping others reach their goals. Originally from Los Angeles, Carlos has called the Pacific Northwest home for the last ten years.
Earn While You Learn - Professional Credits
In addition to our own Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate, NTEN is an approved provider for a number of other professional credentials programs. This course qualifies for the following credits: