Effective Facilitation Skills

Course Description:

Facilitating meetings can be a daunting task but effective facilitators know how to take charge of work sessions and lead groups toward successfully completely their work objectives. Tactical planning prior to the meeting and charismatic confidence during the meeting are the keys to success. In this course, you will learn how to strategically plan each step of a meeting, effortlessly convey your messages with confidence even in a remote session, lead groups to generate new ideas through brainstorming events, and even successfully overcome unforeseen obstacles that often arise in difficult sessions.

Course Content:

Part One: Planning the Meeting
  • Clarify the Purpose of the Meeting
  • Familiarize Yourself with the Meeting Subject Matter
  • Create the Agenda
Part Two: Facilitating the Meeting
  • Lead a Session Effectively
  • Manage a Brainstorming Session
  • Facilitate Difficult Sessions
Part Three: Facilitating International Sessions
  • Manage Remote Sessions
  • Facilitate International Sessions