Price: $849
Length: 2 Days

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Course Description

Skills in facilitation are very useful in both professional and personal life. Whether you are leading a work group or your community association’s meeting, developing great facilitation skills will help you help groups work more effectively and achieve your goals. In this interactive two-day course, you will learn about the core processes of facilitation, differences between facilitation and training, stages of group development, common challenges of facilitation, creative instructional strategies that increase interaction and learning, and methods for delivering effective feedback.

Who should attend: Business leaders, managers, trainers, educators, association managers, board members, community leaders, and any leader whose has accepted the challenge of facilitating more effective, more productive meetings.

Topics include:

  • The dynamics of group process
  • The link between facilitation, group effectiveness and learning
  • The different roles of facilitator, coach, expert and trainer
  • Attributes of an effective facilitator
  • Essential principles of facilitation
  • Importance of the physical environment and the emotional climate
  • Instructional strategies
  • Techniques and tools of successful facilitation
  • Techniques for meeting common challenges in group discussions

(Custom/Group Training Available.  Please contact us for additional information.)

Session Times:  9 am – 4 pm Daily

Session Location:
The Business University – Alexandria
1940 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314

Facilitation Skills Training for Leaders

Facilitation Skills Training for Leaders Course