3rd December 2009
If you need to create a training room – whether it is at
your office or another location – you will need training room furniture. There
are many options available, and you want to be sure that you have everything
that you need, and that you have selected the right furnishings for your
training sessions. Use this guide to select the right furnishings.
does the room need to be set up? Do you need a classroom style setting,
with individual tables and chairs? Will long tables lined up in rows work
best? Should you have round or oval tables that seat a certain number of
people at each table? Is a conference table best? Think about the training
that will be delivered and what the trainees will be expected to do during
the session to make the right selection for your training room.
comfortable does the training room furniture need to be? Will your
training sessions be long and tedious? The longer and the more tedious the
training sessions are, the more comfortable the furnishing needs to be. Of
course, you don’t want the furnishing to be so comfortable that your
trainees fall asleep either. Consider the type of training that you will
be conducting to select the right level of comfort.
space for training equipment. Other than the furnishing in the room, will
there need to be room for additional equipment, such as video equipment, a
television, computers, or overhead projectors? You must make sure that
there is room for this equipment, and room for the furnishings, but you
also need to make sure that the equipment and the furnishings do not
clash, from the visual sense.
does the training room furniture need to be arranged? Again, you must
determine the type of setting that you want, but then you really need to
visualize how the room will be set up. For example, if you will use a
series of tables that seat a certain number of people at each table, but
all of those people will need to view the overhead projector, how can you
arrange the tables so that this is possible? Think about this carefully,
and then look at your options.
things to consider. There may be other things that need to be considered
for your specific training room. Will food or drinks be served? Do you
need an area for special projects? Does a great deal of equipment need to
be set up? Is the lighting right? Make sure that you really give a great
deal of thought to the whole big picture so that you end up with the
perfect training room.
training room is a very important place for your new and existing employees,
and this means that the training room furniture is also very important. Make
sure that you use this guide when you select the furnishing, to be sure that
your room is complete and comfortable for those long or short training