Group facilitation is a building block for civic engagement. Are your facilitation skills where they need to be? Are you looking for a solid foundation in facilitating effective group dynamics and multi-party collaborations?
This course will offer a comprehensive framework for the practice of facilitation. You will learn how to design effective group discussions and establish a climate that facilitates frank and constructive dialogue and supports collaboration within and among groups. You'll also learn about group dynamics and multi-party collaboration, as well as how to adjust your approach when meetings or events involve polarized conflict or controversy. You'll have the opportunity to practise various facilitation techniques.