LDI APICS Learning DynamicsImprove Learner Retention with ASCM Learning Dynamics for Instructors!
Learning Dynamics for Instructors examines the dynamics of the classroom and describes techniques for managing these dynamics to maximize learning. This course builds on the foundation developed in the prerequisite APICS Train the Trainer course that provided the base knowledge and skills to become an effective instructor.
 Course Description  Location  Date  Time  Early Registration 
ASCM Learning Dynamics for InstructorsASCM Los Angeles Training Facility
3121 Skypark Drive, Suite 232-2060
Torrance, CA  90505
(213) 444-3102 - message (map)
Aug 11-12, 2018 Sat & Sun

Sat: 8:00 a.m to 6;00 p.m. 
Sun: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Aug 1, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. PST
Course registrations are limited to
25 attendees only per course.

Classes provide a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas with peers.  Classes are offered periodically throughout the year (see schedule above) or can be offered at a private setting by submitting an interest form here.
Benefits of ASCM Learning Dynamics for Instructors
The benefits of the ASCM Learning Dynamics for Instructors course include:
  • Understanding of adult learning principles and learning styles to enhance instruction or presentations
  • discovering how to select appropriate training methods, enhance listening skills, improve questioning skills, use feedback, and handle challenging situations.

Target Audience

This course is not just for ASCM Instructors!   The course is designed for:
  • Employees from any type of organization: profit or non-profit, public or private, service or manufacturing.
  • Operations Manager, supervisors, leads
  • Sales representatives responsible for giving verbal presentations or training other employees
  • Human Resources presenters or trainers
ASCM Instructors:  Successful completion of this course can be used to meet the LDI application requirements for the ASCM Instructor Development Program (IDP).
Course Content

This intensive and interactive two–day, hands-on workshop includes:


  • Identifying the elements of an effective and positive learning environment
  • Selecting active training methods to maximize learning
  • Using interactive communication skills to assess and reinforce learning
  • Developing and practicing strategies for handling problem situations
  • Enhancing the motivation of learners
  • Increasing skill in obtaining and using feedback from learners
  • Practicing impromptu speaking
  • Matching training methods to learning objectives
  • Planning for future instructional skills development
Courses have a required online and classroom component.  Pre-work is required (will be notified by instructor).
Classes are offered periodically throughout the year (see schedule above) or can be offered at a private setting by submitting an interest form here.
Course Fees
Take advantage of special discount rates when registering and paying before the early registration deadline noted above:     
 Course Description  Early Registration  Late Registration
 ASCM Chapter Board Member*  $ 195.00  $ 295.00
 ASCM Student Member  $ 295.00  $ 395.00
 ASCM Student Member $ 195.00 $ 295.00
 ASCM Member  $ 395.00  $ 495.00
 Non-Member  $ 495.00  $ 595.00
* Applies to any ASCM Chapter Board Member
   ASCMLA Board Members only:  Deposit fee of $100 applies and is refunded upon successful completion of all course requirements. Early registration and full payment are required to be received before the early registration deadline in order to qualify for the Deposit-only fee. If registering or paying late, the ASCM Chapter Board Member rate will apply.  
Course fees include course instruction by a Master Instructor Training Instructor participating in the ASCM Instructor Development Program (IDP) and Participant Workbook. 
Course Information
Course times:   Course will start promptly at 8:00 a.m. each day.  Attendees must come prepared with pre-coursework completed.
Course location:   See location link above.  

Registration Process

Step 1.  Register for the course Must register by early registration deadline noted above for discounted fees.   (check back later)
Step 3.  A confirmation with detailed instructions will be mailed to you within 2-3 business days after receipt of payment through PayPal.   (If a confirmation is not received, please email Education@LAPICS.org)
Cancellation requests are submitted online and are subject to the following fees:
  • Before the early registration deadline:  $50.00 processing fee
  • Before the First Day of class (minimum 24 hour notice):  $100.00 processing fee 
  • No refunds are issued on or after First Day of class
Contact ASCMLA VP of Education at Education@LAPICS.org.  Make sure to include your contact phone number.