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(Website updated July 3rd 2015)

Below are the details and registration links for “Training from the BACK of the Room!” for fall 2015 and spring 2016 so far. More Europe dates will be added to the list soon.

A Personal Note from Sharon: Thanks to all of you who have participated in the “Training from the BACK of the Room” survey – it was a great source of information for us in determining where to hold both the USA and Europe TBR training events (see below).

United States

Facilitator: Sharon Bowman; Location: Sacramento, California
October 19th – 20th 2015: Training from the BACK of the Room!
October 21st 2015: Trainer Certification Course: How to Present “Training from the BACK of the Room!”

Facilitator: Sharon Bowman Location: Orlando, Florida
April 14th – 15th 2016: Training from the BACK of the Room!
April 16th 2016: Trainer Certification Course: How to Present “Training from the BACK of the Room!”


Facilitator: TBR Certified Trainer Rolf Katzenberger; Location: Düsseldorf
Dates: September 14th – 15th 2015: Training from the BACK of the Room!
This course will be taught in German. Click on link above for more information and registration details. Below are more interesting and informative links to explore:
Rolf’s Photo Log of the April 2015 Nuremberg TBR Class
Rolf’s English Website for “Training from the BACK of the Room!”

Here are some of the more important links on this website:

SHARON’S BLOG Be sure to check out the newest blog post: What Do We Need to Know? An RSA Short.

SHARON’S MICRO-COURSES You can view all of Sharon’s short, interactive, image-rich slide presentations here – and check out the newest one: “Gearing Up for Bloom’s! An Introduction to Higher Order Thinking Skills.” Be sure to leave a comment so that you can receive a free e-book!

FREE STUFF: SHARON’S ARTICLES Here is a collection of Sharon’s most popular articles and book excerpts, as well as articles about human learning from contributing authors, magazines, and other sources.

FREE STUFF: SLIDES ON SLIDESHARE Here are some of the newest, most thought-provoking slide presentations about human learning.

“Sharon Bowman knows her ‘stuff” AND, more importantly, she knows how to teach you her ‘stuff.’ Thanks, Sharon!” Kim Waycaster, Regional Training Specialist, Security Finance

“Action-packed learning which touches ALL styles. Whether you are a ‘newbie’ or an ‘oldie,’ Sharon provides tools and techniques that will enhance the learning experience that you facilitate.” Sarah Hoey, Program Leader, General Mills

“High energy, content rich, worth every penny! What a fantastic way to recharge your training battery!” Cindi Bishop, Senior Trainer, Paramount Health Care

“Sharon Bowman presents ideas in a clear, thoughtful way. Her preparedness shows through her examples, metaphors, and ability to be flexible with content based on attendee interests and feedback. Her expertise is for REAL!” Lynn Maloney, National Sales Training and Development Manager, Hallmark Cards, Inc., KS 

“Excellent training for anyone responsible for teaching others, young or old, regardless of their subject.” Nick Colonna, Trainer for Nevada Energy

“I realized quickly that people and companies across the globe have extremely similar issues that face them regarding training and how to implement it successfully. Sharon flawlessly presents useable solutions that will work for anyone, anywhere.” D. Todd Hodges, Field Services Trainer

“This breaks the mold of traditional teaching methods by introducing new, enriching, and engaging activities to facilitate learning.”Brent Chelker, Technical Accounting Manager, Rally, Inc. CO