Emmerson Group

Facilitation Skills

Explores facilitation frameworks and processes for facilitating gatherings, programmes of work or communities of interest. The focus is on approaches that maximise engagement, participant ownership and the achievement of outcomes. The course considers the impact of the facilitator in leading others in group endeavour.

Who Should Attend

People who want to explore:

  • Their own strengths and skills for guiding group endeavour
  • Enhance their abilties to facilitate
  • Models that provide structure to group conversations
  • Techniques and approaches for maximising participation
  • Processes for engaging others in co-creation, decision-making, or problem solving

Course Content

  • Frameworks to use in facilitation
  • Developing clarity of purpose
  • Enlisting others to the endeavour
  • Preparing for engagement and participation
  • Holding conversations that matter
  • Group work processes
  • Techniques for managing group dynamic

Learning Outcomes

  • Deeper understanding of facilitation
  • Model for organising engagement of others
  • Ability to enlist others to the endeavour/need or matter
  • More confident in managing group dynamics
  • Greater effectiveness in the groups that you lead
  • Enhanced skills for progressing group endeavour

Essential Information

1 day - 9.00 am to 4.30 pm

Standard - $495 + GST

11 May 2017

Venue (TBA)
Meetings on the Terrace, 152 The Terrace, Wellington
Emmerson Group, 8 Rongotai Road, Kilbirnie, Wellington

More Information
Email Caryl at the Emmerson Group
Call 04-388-4368
Enrolment Form