It allows you to teach employees in a safe, quiet, clean environment, away from the noise and pressures of the work area.
Training groups can be large or small.
The classroom environment provides the important “human touch,” which is often missing in technology-based training.
Group interaction enhances learning. Employees learn from one another as well as from the trainer.
The group setting also teaches employees how to interact with one another in a professional, productive, cooperative way, which is something that other forms of training often don’t provide.
What training do you use at your company? Do your supervisors know the advantages and disadvantages of each of the types of training you use? Do you still primarily use classroom training?
Like all other forms of training, classroom training has its advantages and disadvantages. The advantages to classroom training include that: