Public Facilitation Classes
We hold regularly scheduled facilitation classes open to the public in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, DC, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Toronto CA and Sydney AU. The two to four-day courses cover topics from the principles of facilitation in our leading class, The Effective Facilitator to more specific areas like Strategic Planning and Facilitative Consulting.
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How do you get groups to develop workable, realistic solutions? Our flagship facilitation training course delivers the tools and techniques you can use immediately! We show you how to motivate a group, build consensus, manage dysfunction, maintain focus, generate ownership and inspire to action. read more
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Learn how to manage client relationships effectively and achieve results for clients. Build critical skills to increase credibility, improve communication and manage expectations. Apply the right processes through a comprehensive framework for all stages of the consulting process, from defining client needs to running a project and reviewing results. read more
This course will equip you with a full toolbox of strategies for engaging participants in dynamic and interactive training segments. Bring a module of your own class to get feedback and recommendations for transforming it using the Facilitation for Trainers techniques! read more
Already taken The Effective Facilitator? Ready to move to the next level? In this valuable follow-on, learn new facilitating techniques, receive detailed, quality feedback, and practice, practice, practice! read more
Learn the critical components to include in a strategic plan, how to guide the strategy team easily through the planning process, and how to build the team's buy-in and commitment to implementing the plan. read more
The Certified Master Facilitator™ (CMF) designation is the highest level of certification available to facilitators. By integrating The Effective Facilitator with the 30 CMF sub-competencies, you receive a dynamic, power-packed five-day* session that gives you everything you need to prepare for certification! read more
The Effective Facilitator Monthly Touch is a 12-month program designed for professionals who want a refresher on the over 101 techniques taught in the Effective Facilitator Course. read more
This course is designed to drastically improve the efficiency and productivity of your virtual meetings. Starting with an understanding of the common problems faced by virtual meeting leaders, this course presents the solution - a vision of Facilitating Virtual Meetings and provides step-by-step instructions you can use right away for seamlessly managing your virtual meetings. read more