Video Interaction Guidance

Our course on Video Interaction Guidance equips you with the skills to effectively practice and refine your communication, coaching and teaching skills by using visualizations.

Video Interaction Guidance (VIG) is an innovative method that uses video to analyze and enhance communication skills, such as communication between teachers and pupils. Showing communication on video is much more impactful than merely talking about it. Through detailed image-to-image analysis, VIG allows you to observe, recognize, understand, and ultimately improve your communication, coaching, and teaching techniques. Through a positive approach and raising awareness, this method highlights both strenghts and areas for improvement: what is already working well and how can this be expanded to other contexts?

What will you learn in this course?

This comprehensive course teaches you how to make use of Video Interaction Guidance to enhance your communication skills with visualizations. You will learn how to record short films, select significant fragments for review, and how to analyze these fragments effectively. The course equips you with knowledge on how to guide teachers or other coachees in identifying and leveraging opportunities to help improve their interaction and teaching methods. You will learn which questions to ask to stimulate reflection and growth.

By following this course, you will understand the power of positive feedback and develop skills in providing this.

Video Interaction Guidance

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is ideal for teachers in (I)NGO education programs, universities, teacher training institutions for pre- or in-service training, or anyone else who has experience training individuals or groups and seeks to improve their ability to coach others using visual tools and positive feedback. Due to the necessity of on-location training, the course is currently not available for individual enrollment.

What type of course is this?

This course is a blended course: a combination of online e-learning lessons and in-person practical training. The first part of the course is fully online in our e-learning environment. The online lessons are accessible offline and easy to follow on smartphones, at your own pace.

Following the e-learning, in-person group training is organized. This part of the course focuses on practical skills training.

Practical information

  • Duration: 3 hours for the online e-learning modules and 5 full days (40 hours) for the on-location training.
  • Technical details: our learning platform can be accessed on any PC, laptop, tablet, or smartphone and used with many web browsers.
  • Offline usage: each module is available for download and can therefore be used offline.
  • Certificate: subject to attendance and active participation you will be awarded a certificate of completion.

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Request this course

If your organization is interested in enrolling in this group course, please contact us through the form located on the right side of this page. Or send an email to international@kentalis.nl. The course fee will be determined after we review your request.