Training From The BACK of The Room®

Create outstanding session with the best from brain science

Are you a scrum master, coach, facilitator, instructor, trainer, or teacher that is interested in understanding how the human brain really learns by exploring current ‘cognitive neuroscience’ – the brain science behind all effective instructional design and human learning? Are you ready to engage and inspire your team with brain-based learning? If your answer is yes to the above, then join the 2-day globally popular, skills-building ‘training from the BACK of the room practitioner’ course.

You will receive a 55-page resource workbook that is only available by attending the course, as well as copies of Sharon Bowman’s best-selling books “Training from the BACK of the Room!” and “Using Brain Science to Make Training Stick”.


Topics you can expect

How the human brain really learns.

Cognitive neuroscience" about effective instruction - how the brain takes in, stores, retrieves and uses knowledge.

Six learning principles based on current “cognitive neuroscience”

Brain-Based Instructional Design Model

Brain Science elements important to human learning

Dozens of brain-based learning activities.

Who should attend

Scrum Masters, coaches, facilitators, instructors, trainers, teachers, speakers, and presenters

Anyone who needs to effectively engage with an audience.


Attend in-person the full 16-hour course (2 days)

After successfully completing the course, you will receive a 2-day attendance certificate of the official ‘Training from the BACK of the room’ practitioner course.

Cost: R10 500,00 Excl Vat


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About the trainer

Malene Jacobsen - Co-Trainer

Malene is an accredited certified Training from the Back of the Room (TBR) trainer and has extensive experience in using the principles from TBR in her work as an Agile coach. For Malene, TBR principles such as including physical movement and dialogue, have become ingrained in the way she designs and structures workshops, talks, and training sessions. As someone with a true agile mindset, Malene’s mantra is: “Life is too short for boring sessions that does not add value”

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Vanessa Martens: +27 83 432 4196

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