Effective Group Facilitation
This two-day workshop will consider how groups work, different types of groups, how to draw out ideas and insights from the group, observing and analysing behaviours, and managing difficult groups.
It has been designed for anyone who wishes to hold a structured event or series of events for a fixed number of people. Experience can be from zero to a few years. This workshop looks at the preparation, structure and useful ways to engage people, as well as how to handle difficult behaviour.
What you will learn
On this two-day facilitation workshop, you will learn how to:
- Understand the qualities needed to be an effective facilitator
- Identify and develop the methods and tools used in facilitating groups
- Understand the nature of group processes
- Help groups achieve their goals
- Preparation before the meeting
- Understanding styles of groups
- What makes a good meeting
- Negotiating boundaries
- Breaking old habits
- Preparing to succeed
- Managing the meeting
- Difficult behaviours
- Putting it all into practice
Suzy Cornwell Ball226 days ago
nice pace briliant trainer all resources thought of in advancee
What's it like to learn with Happy?
We offer complete individual involvement and participation on all of our workshops. In this video, Nicky delivers a short session about the different Communication Styles, and how they affect the way you work with and manage others.
The Small Print
The course will run from 10am to 4:30pm (lunch is served 1pm to 1:45pm — we offer a choice of 3 cold bowl dishes). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.
Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.
The happy Guarantee
We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.
If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.
Trusted Customer53 days ago
Excellent training centre providing an excellent customer experience with a great tutor. Food was also good I would highly recommend.
Sharan Chana54 days ago
It has helped me become more confident in using excel and I now understand what all the formula's mean, when before I did not . The tutor helped me understand when I got...
Kamye Miessen54 days ago
Very welcoming, engaging and enthusiastic trainer/facilitator, useful training material and great venue,
Trusted Customer54 days ago
Amazing venue and service that lives up to its name - Happy!
Trusted Customer54 days ago
Very well organised. Amazing speaker. Great energy throught out the day
M.Ahmed56 days ago
Enthusiastic training and highly knowledgeable, I use Visio regularly but the trainer unlocked intuitive ways to use it. Happy has great facilities and were....well very ...
Trusted Customer64 days ago
All course material was well explained and digestable. Also, loved the ice creams!
Sarah Maynard84 days ago
Excellent training delivered in a great environment. Able to take away real value and practical points than can be implemented in the workplace.
Helen McNeill89 days ago
I thought it was an excellent course / good location and a really good vibe overall - the trainer made the course interesting all the staff were really lovely and helpf...
Tinashe Nyakudya92 days ago
very informative and easy to understand
Trusted Customer94 days ago
The tutor was really good and helped me during lunch time as I was a bit unsure about something.
Nicole Martins95 days ago
I loved the attention that was paid to the little details: lunch was provided, the environment was bright and stimulating, the people were friendly, we got booklets to br...