An action plan template is a means of developing a pathway to achieve a specific goal. Physical templates can be purchased or located on the Internet. Most are composed of Excel spreadsheets where you enter interim steps to achieve a particular goal.
The first method is rather time_consuming. In this case, you can look up community forums, such as those in the IT (Information Technology) field and look up free template building tools. Then you'd have to do it yourself. The good thing about this is that you can use it again and you'll be familiar with the issues you would most likely encounter during training.