In this training, participants will learn what Adult Learning Theory (ALT) is and why is a useful tool for communication of all types. We will discuss the benefits and pitfalls, as well as ways to mitigate them. Additionally, participants will be provided with the tools and resources for additional study on the topic. Intended Audience: All interested persons are welcome to apply to attend update training courses. May be most beneficial to managers, trainers and those who routinely provide communication to community members. Training will be capped at 30 participants. Participation Requirements: In order to receive proof of attendance, training participants are required to log into the virtual platform on time, attend the entire training, and have microphone and camera access. Attendance log-in and out times will be monitored. Do not plan to arrive late or leave early. Late arrival is considered logging into the training fifteen (15) minutes after the start of the training. Late arrivals will not be permitted to enter the virtual training and will result in a no-call/no-show for training attendance; supervisors will be notified. Cancellation Policy: Cancellations or modifications must be made no later than two (2) business days prior to the training date. Applicants who are unable to attend any trainings for which they are registered must contact the Training Unit at MDHHS-BHSPtraining@michigan.gov. Failure to do so will classify the participant as a no-call/no-show and may result in lost priority when registering for future trainings. Training Date Registration Deadline Thursday, May 18, 2023 Thursday, May 4, 2023 Registration will open on Thursday, April 6, 2023. All training registrations must be done through SHOARS. Click here for more information on accessing SHOARS.