Facilitation skills

An immensely useful two-day course, which guides participants through the range of theories, tools and techniques required for successful facilitation. It is specially designed to extend your existing repertoire of consulting skills and will enable you to lead, manage and facilitate groups more effectively.

Essential Course Information:

Why this course?

Facilitation skills are a core skill for anyone who works with or through other people to achieve their objectives and so are essential for all consultants. The skills of understanding and managing motivations, behaviours and conflict enables you to help that groups work more coherently and contentedly.

Is this course for you?

You need facilitation skills if you work with groups of any size to help them be more productive together. Whether you are working one-to-one, mediating between others, or whole teams, this course will provide you with the proven tools and techniques needed to facilitate effectively.

What will it give you?

By the end of this course you will have:

  • an enhanced understanding of the facilitation role at the organisational, group and individual level
  • learned new tools, models and approaches to help with both diagnosis and intervention
  • explored new ideas and their applications
  • had extensive practical experience of facilitating groups as well as observing others facilitate

What is covered?

  • Fundamental skills of the facilitator; listening skills; questioning skills; body language and voice
  • Behaviours and styles of facilitation; group processes; handling difficulties
  • Designing productive workshops: flip-charting tips; venue practicalities checklist; workshop tools and techniques

How is this course delivered?

The course is delivered on an in-house basis only.

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For more information telephone: +44 (0)7957 806444

What others have said about this course

“Well thought out workshop”

“I have learnt a lot and been able to apply the tools already”

“Fun course with lots of learning”

“I would have liked to have done the course earlier in my career”

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