SWCouncils

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Dennett House, 11 Middle Street
Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH

Tel: 01823 270101                     Find Us
Fax: 01823 425200
Email: info@swcouncils.gov.uk

 

Training and Events

Many of our courses can be adapted for in-house delivery and can be specifically tailored to meet individual needs.

Sometimes due to reasons beyond our control a course has to be cancelled or postponed.  We will advise nominating officers and applicants immediately of such a decision.  Please note in exceptional circumstances we may have to make changes at short notice to the content (to reflect changes in legislation, current thinking or topical issues), timing, speakers and/or venue.

South West Councils, Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1SH, Learning and Transformation Administration Team: 01823 270101

 


Facilitation Skills

EVENT DETAILS

Date:

Oct 11, 2017

Course Duration:

1 day

Venue:

Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH - this course can also be delivered on an in-house basis

Description:

This 1 day course is aimed any anyone whose job role requires them to facilitate meetings between individuals or manage group sessions. It is relevant for staff at all levels to improve essential facilitation skills and to learn how to use them in an effective way.

Aim:

To teach the essential skills needed to effectively facilitate group sessions or meetings. 

Content:

 

The process of facilitation

  • What is facilitation
  • The role of a facilitator
  • Facilitation skills
 
Intervention skills
  • The process of intervention
  • Developing a framework for intervention
  • Managing intervention
 
Structure and flow
  • Purpose and objectives
  • Planning the event
  • Structure
  • Opening the session
 
Group dynamics
  • Assessing your group
  • Managing the group
  • Tips and techniques
 
Feedback/Learning points
 
 
Personal development plans
 
 
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TRAINING DETAILS

Course Ref:

TA/17/536

Closing Date:

30/08/2017

Course Administrator:

training@swcouncils.gov.uk or call 01823 270101

Related Courses:


 

"I will be able to make more effective use of group discussion time and gain more relevant outcomes

"I will now be able to take on more tasks within my job role. I will be able to do these tasks with a better understanding of what is required


Member Organisations:  £160
Non-Member Organisations:  £200

(All prices subject to VAT.  Discounts for multiple bookings may apply)


 


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