Training Magazine

For over 50 years, Training Magazine has been a professional development resource for workers at all levels of workplace hierarchies. It has been advocating the strategic importance of training and workforce development as pivotal tools in driving business growth.  

Browse our published articles here:

Is Your Workplace Safety Training Effective? July 3, 2023

Organizations should always look for ways to improve the quality of their safety training materials. READ MORE


Keeping Remote Employees Safe: Tips for Telecommuting September 14, 2022

Out of sight doesn’t mean out of mind when it comes to remote employees. Here are six ways to encourage a healthy telecommuting culture at work. READ MORE


10 Best Practices for an Effective Safety Training Program September 6, 2022

Here are ten tips employers can use to create an effective safety training program that everyone can understand. READ MORE


The magazine delves into the following key areas of professional development:

  • Management: Leadership and Succession Planning
  • Human Resources: Recruitment and Retention
  • Training: Learning theory, on-the-job skills assessments, and aligning core workforce competencies to enhance the bottom-line impact of training and development programs

Published by Lakewood Media Group, LLC, the quarterly magazine caters to a diverse audience seeking practical advice, breakthrough thinking, and expertise. The content spans various categories, including:

  • Business Skills Development
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Leadership Development
  • Learning Technology and Systems
  • Management Training
  • Regulatory/Compliance Training
  • Sales/Customer Service Training
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Talent Development and Management
  • Technical Training
  • Training for Leadership and Development Professionals

The magazine and its newsletter counterpart, Training Weekly, are written for training, human resources, and business management professionals in all industries. 

Training Magazine Network: A Collaborative Ecosystem

Beyond publishing valuable content, Lakewood produces the training industry’s premier program for excellence through a series of events. This enables the exchange of ideas, resources, and insights among global learning professionals and thought leaders, fostering a collaborative environment for growth and innovations. 

The Training Magazine Network includes the following events:

  • Training Conference & Expo: A platform for making meaningful connections, collecting top-notch leads, and showcasing tools, products, and expertise — all designed to accelerate businesses in the L&D space. 
  • The Training APEX Awards: This annual event recognizes organizations that excel at training and human capital development. The Training APEX awards are presented at a black-tie gala at the annual Training Conference and Expo. 
  • TechLearn Conference: An event for learning and development professionals to leverage the latest learning research and training technologies to improve workplace performance. This involves topics and content focused on design, implementation, evaluation, assessment, e-learning, adaptive learning, virtual classrooms, and more. 
  • Training Live + Online: Brings Training Magazine’s most popular certificate courses from the annual Training Conference and TechLearn conference to your desktop with live, online access. 

With a brand legacy spanning over 50 years, Training Magazine and Training Magazine Network provide a complete array of resources to support training and learning executives at every stage of their careers. 

The Training Gold Standard

Training Magazine’s comprehensive approach blends practical advice, expert insights, and cutting-edge resources. These position it as the gold standard for the worldwide learning and development community. Training Magazine empowers professionals to excel in their roles and make significant contributions to their organizations by providing a myriad of learning and advancement platforms.   

Training Magazine certificates are pre-approved by the ATD Certification Institute to offer educational programs that can be used towards initial eligibility and recertification of the Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) credentials. 

These include online certificate courses, such as:

  • Articulate Storyline Fundamentals Certificate
  • Developing Critical Thinking Tools for Modern Learners
  • Ensure Sticky Learning: Creating Drip Feeds to Revolutionize Learning Retention
  • Instructional Design: Performance-Based and Results-Focused
  • Microlearning Design and Development Certificate 

Engage with Training Magazine and join a community committed to driving excellence, innovation, and continuous learning in the dynamic professional development landscape. 

Training Magazine & PK Safety

As a leader in providing safety equipment and solutions, PK Safety has collaborated with Training Magazine, contributing expertise in health and safety supply training. Our involvement ensures a focus on the crucial aspects of workplace safety, compliance, and utilizing proper personal protective equipment (PPE) within the training discourse. 

By sharing insights and recommendations, we aim to enhance Training Magazine’s coverage of safety training and empower professionals to foster safer work environments.