May 12, 2022

Inside Scoop: Instructional Design Certificate Reviews

Nikki O’Keeffe is an in-house ATD facilitator. She is a dedicated training specialist who delivers positive, memorable and meaningful service that repeatedly meets or exceeds client expectations. She has experience in creating strategies and visions to ensure training requirements and deliveries are in line with quality, likelihood and customer needs.

Nikki has worked in various industries including education, healthcare and pharmaceuticals. In her role as Senior Global Training and Development Specialist at PAREXEL International, she focused on managing and developing courses for new and existing staff on technical systems, process changes, new products and soft skills. His education includes a BA in Psychology from Butler University and a Masters in Exercise Science, Health and Wellness from Northeastern Illinois University. Her specific areas of interest include virtual training, facilitation techniques and mentoring new trainers.

Nikki is adept at providing face-to-face and online learning programs for global participants of varying levels of experience. In addition to providing training, she has conducted training needs analyzes to identify gaps and recommended training solutions, worked with SMEs as a consultant to develop courses and curricula, and evaluated program effectiveness. .

As a Certified ATD Master Trainer and Certified ATD Master Instructional Designer, she understands the value of strong training plans and strong facilitation. Nikki looks forward to sharing her experiences and expanding her knowledge base by learning from her participants in the upcoming ATD courses she leads.