Group Facilitation

Management Concepts

How long?

  • 3 days
  • online, in person

What are the topics?

Management Concepts

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Who should attend

This course is designed for participants who are new to group facilitation and those who regularly facilitate meetings, working sessions, and other group activities who are seeking to polish their facilitation skills.

About the course

Facilitators often face an array of challenges that can determine the success or failure of the session. Strong facilitation skills can transform problems into opportunities. In this course, you will practice weaving key facilitator competencies into a flexible facilitation approach. You will develop strategies to facilitate challenging scenarios through planning, feedback, discussion, and practical application. This course will equip you with the skills, tools, and techniques to make a diverse group’s work more effective in a variety of environments and platforms.

Course Format: Individual, small-group, and large-group exercises; lecture, brainstorm, discussion, peer review, role playing, case study, and action planning

Learning Objectives

  • Determine when group facilitation is appropriate
  • Develop competencies for effective group facilitation
  • Evaluate tools and techniques to facilitate group work
  • Discuss strategies for adjusting facilitation in a virtual environment
  • Design strategies to adjust your facilitation approach for different audiences
  • Design, implement, and critique a custom group facilitation plan

Course Topics

Introduction to Group Facilitation

  • Group Facilitation Distinctions
  • Roles in Group Facilitation

Facilitator Competencies

  • Key Facilitation Skills
  • Facilitation Preparation

Group Management Techniques

  • Setting the Facilitation Space
  • Facilitation Tools and Techniques
  • Producing Deliverables

Addressing Group Dynamics

  • Interpreting Group Signals
  • Behavioral Barriers to Group Facilitation

Group Facilitation Workshop

  • Group Facilitation Preparation
  • Group Facilitation Practice

Group Facilitation at Management Concepts

From  $1,129

Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you for your application

We will contact the provider to ensure that seats are available and, if there is an admissions process, that you satisfy any requirements or prerequisites.

We may ask you for additional information.

To finalize your enrollment we will be in touch shortly.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.