Learning for Life is committed to providing a safe environment for young people. Learning for Life provides parents and adult leaders with numerous online and printed resources on youth protection. All adult leaders must complete Youth Protection training as part of the registration process and renew their training as required. Application of Adult Learning Theory 1. Adults have a need to know why they should learn something. Adults spend a considerable amount of time and energy exploring what the benefits are of them learning something and the costs of them not learning something before they are willing to invest time in learning it.
Trainers are most successful when they understand conditions under which adults learn best. Therefore, it is important to understand the difference between why adults learn and how adults are traditionally taught. The traditional style of teaching is based on a didactic model, a synonym for lecturing. Generally this model is teacher-led and content-centered. Another word [ ].