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Lesson 1 — Training needs analysis


Material for a lesson, part of the Border Troops Curriculum Design Course, developed by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan


The goal of this lesson is to enable participants to prepare a plan for the identification and prioritisation of current and future training needs by the analysis of data obtained through the effective selection of information gathered in a variety of techniques and ways.

At the conclusion of this lesson, participants will be able to:

  1. Define the term ‘Training Need’
  2. Identify Needs Assessment Techniques.
  3. Identify five (5) essential components of a Needs Assessment.
  4. Identify methods to determine the effectiveness of the training