Identify the need and the data available

Overview

Anne Bradbury, L&D Consultant Last Modified  11 August 2016

This tool will help you take the first step to conducting a training needs analysis which is to identify the problem or need and establish what data you already have available. You can follow all of the suggested steps within the subsequent tools or tailor them to suit the needs of your business.

Who is this tool for?

This tool will be helpful to you if you're a new trainer and looking to explore the steps you might need to take to conduct a training needs analysis.

Tool aims

This tool will help you to:
  • identify the problem or need
  • establish what data you already have available to you