Facilitation Tools Method Training
Group Facilitation Methods
Recommended as a basis for all other courses

 

Upcoming Dates

  • Group Facilitation Methods | Mo 29 Oct and Tu 30 Oct, 2018
  • Group Facilitation Methods | Mo 25 Feb and Tu 26 Feb, 2019
  • Group Facilitation Methods | Mo 28 Oct and Tu 29 Oct, 2019

 

About GFM

The Group Facilitation Methods (GFM) training will teach you versatile, powerful techniques for structuring group conversations and finding group consensus. It introduces the foundations of the Technology of Participation (ToP) approach by teaching the Focused Conversation (O.R.I.D) and the Consensus Workshop methods. It will allow you to make meetings more effective, engage groups to develop creative solutions and to help groups identify and understand their shared ideas and goals.

This course is recommended as a basis for all other courses.

 

Participants will learn to:

  • Tap into group creativity to maximise productivity
  • Make meetings more productive and efficient
  • Focus a diverse group’s energy on common goals
  • Create a sense of teamwork
  • Let a group deal with more data in less time
  • Recognize and honour contributions of all
  • Welcome diversity while minimising polarisation and conflict

91,5% of GFM-training participants rated the course 8/10 or higher.

 

Comments from participants’ end-of course evaluations included:

 

Passionately delivered and very insightful.

Omar Odeh, Senior Adviser, ICRC

 

A perfect blend between explanation & exercises. 

Omar Odeh, Senior Adviser, ICRC

 

This training gave me some very practical tools, through hands-on exercises, to implement facilitation methods with a variety of stakeholders and beneficiaries of UN agencies’ development programmes.

Christian Privat, United Nations Consultant

 

Good to go J

Nalina Ganapathi, Administration & Finance, International Labour Organisation (ILO)

 

We learnt 2 useful methods applicable if you are working with groups and aiming to obtain high levels of participation, contribution and engagement.

Violeta Frimu-Patel, Program Manager

 

Great tools offered in order to facilitate sessions! Thank you!

Emmanuelle

 

Excellent group conversation and facilitation tools, easily adaptable for varied situations.

Lara Fuchs

 

It helped me to identify new tools to manage teams when facilitating. Thanks so much!

Rocio Sanz, Knowledge Manager & Communications Expert

 

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