Learn how to motivate yourself and others – success depends on it. Whether you need the skills to motivate in sport, business, health or life in general, this course will help you to achieve goals. This course is ideal for managers, coaches, personal trainers or anyone who wants to understand motivation and how to put it into practice.
The Certificate of Motivational Theory and Practiceis an online program that will help you to implement motivational strategies in your career, business, sport, education or everyday life for success.
In this professional development course, you will learn about Maslow’s theory of motivation, internal versus intrinsic incentives, incentives external to the work environment, social reinforces and self-determination theory.
You will also learn how to initiate and maintain motivation, influence groups and individuals, and create time-management plans and set expectations for employees, clients and yourself.
On completion of this course, you will have a comprehensive understanding of the theory and practice of motivation to drive success.
Unit 1 – Introduction
How important is the study of motivation
What is motivation
Maslows theory of motivation
Internal or intrinsic incentives
Incentives external to the working environment
The relational character of incentives
Unit 2 – Awareness
Motivation and goals
Motivation and distress
Unit 3 – Tangible rewards
Self determination theory
Hygiene and motivation theory
Unit 4 – Intangible rewards
Security -Cultural, Production of community, Gender, Age, Vocation, Education, etc
Extrinsic and intrinsic reinforcement at work
Unit 5 – Negative motivators
Unit 6 – Initiating motivation
Explain how to initiate motivation with an individual or group for a situation not previously confronted.
Unit 7 – Maintaining motivation
Influence of Groups on individual motivation
Employee motivation in the workplace by managers
Motivation for a personal trainer
Unit 8 – Applications
Vicious and virtuous cycles
When you study with Australian Online Courses you will be assessed using a competency-based training method. Competency-based training focuses on a learner’s ability to receive, respond to and process information to achieve a competency result. As such, skills-based and knowledge assessments are geared towards attainment to meet industry-defined standards.
Assessment will be comprised of written assignments and exercises, including short answer questions, reports, essays, research projects and reflective tasks. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment. As a result, you can complete training in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
No entry requirements;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support;
Easy to understand course content;
We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 100 hours. We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
While printed materials are not available for purchase, PDF copies are available for download and self-printing for this program.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.
Professional development for those wishing to learn motivational skills to motivate themselves and others.