The Influence of Pre-Training Factors on Training Effectiveness Mediated by Motivation to Learn, Motivation to Transfer, and Self-Efficacy – Case Study on Non-Ministerial Government Institutions

  • Kristianto Saputro Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Indonesia, Depok, 16424, Indonesia (ID)
  • Muhammad Irfan Syaebani Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Indonesia, Depok, 16424, Indonesia (ID)
Keywords: Training effectiveness, pre-training factors, motivation to learn, motivation to transfer, self-efficacy, government institutions

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While acknowledging the importance of training, the challenge lies in understanding and optimizing its effectiveness, especially in the context of the government institution’s ever-changing landscape and the associated budgetary considerations. It examines whether pre-training factors—organizational support, training environment, trainer quality, and training need analysis— influence training effectiveness directly or are mediated by motivation to learn, motivation to transfer, and self-efficacy in non-ministerial government institutions in Indonesia. Data were collected from 202 respondents across 19 institutions using purposive sampling and analyzed with Covariance Based-Structural Equation Modeling (CB-SEM) using Lisrel 8.80. The findings reveal that trainer quality significantly affects motivation to learn, motivation to transfer, and self-efficacy but does not directly impact training effectiveness. Instead, its influence is mediated by motivation to transfer and self-efficacy. This underscores the crucial role of trainers in enhancing training effectiveness by boosting participants' motivation and self-efficacy. The study highlights the need for organizations to invest in high-quality trainers through ongoing professional development, robust evaluation systems, and incentives to improve training outcomes and achieve organizational goals more efficiently.


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Saputro, K., & Syaebani, M. I. (2024). The Influence of Pre-Training Factors on Training Effectiveness Mediated by Motivation to Learn, Motivation to Transfer, and Self-Efficacy – Case Study on Non-Ministerial Government Institutions. Quantitative Economics and Management Studies, 5(3), 658-669.