An effective facilitator helps a group accomplish a goal, such as understand or solve a problem, explore opportunities, define requirements, make decisions, or other objectives. The ability to keep the group on task to achieve the goal is the value a good facilitator brings to an organization. The investment in developing facilitation skills is rewarded with increased leadership capabilities, more effective time management in meetings and other group settings, and improved likelihood of achieving team and business goals.
- Learn various facilitation techniques, including when and how to use them for best effect.
- Develop a structured approach to planning and conducting facilitated sessions.
- Practice applying facilitation concepts and best practices.
Those wishing to use facilitation for maximum effect and those wishing to go beyond basic meeting skills to deliver consensus and action.
This course is highly interactive, providing students an opportunity to facilitate a variety of sessions and get feedback. Workshops enable students to practice being facilitators and scribes.
PRIVATE CLASSES / CUSTOMIZATION
Private classes and a 2-day version on this topic are available. We can address your organization’s issues and time constraints, use your templates in class, and save you money, too. We can also customize this class to meet your needs, including adding or removing topics