Facilitation Skills for Managers

Course Introduction

Facilitation is an effective group intervention process which promotes collaboration  and inclusiveness  in its approach  to leading  group discussion, planning sessions, meetings or training.

In the two-day workshop, you will be able to gain knowledge and skills to use facilitation process and to apply them effectively as intervention tool in your respective groups, teams and organisation.

  • Executives, Supervisors
  • Team Leaders
  • Anyone who wants to learn and apply group facilitation process
  • Define Group Facilitation and know how it is different from other forms of intervention
  • State the benefits of Group Facilitation
  • Understand the dynamics of group decision-making
  • Identify competencies required for an effective Group Facilitator
  • Discover, learn and apply tools and techniques  for  effective facilitation
  • Apply the R.E.S.P.E.C.T framework for Group Facilitation
  • Apply techniques to manage disruptive behaviours
  • Create a climate of trust and respect as a Group Facilitator
  • Interactive presentations
  • Group review & reflection
  • Experiential activities
  • Role play
  • Multi-media presentation
  • Group facilitation lab
  • Setting the Learning Stage
  • History of Group Facilitation, What is Facilitation?
  • Group Facilitation vs Other Group Intervention
  • Benefits of Group Facilitation, Why do we use Facilitation?
  • Application of Group Facilitation, When do we use Facilitation?
  • Group Facilitation Competencies.
  • Six International Association of Facilitators Core Competencies
  • Tools and Techniques for effective Group facilitation
  • Techniques for dealing with disruptions, dysfunctions & difficult group members
  • R.E.S.P.E.C.T framework for Group Facilitation
  • Group Facilitation lab
  • Workshop debrief and Closure
  • Workshop Evaluation