Event Description

Advanced Facilitation Skills

May. 05, 2022

Core Course - QNET Certificate in Facilitation & Design (CFD) 
Optional Course - QNET Certificate in Management Development (CMD) 

 

IN PERSON * - 8:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
QNET Covid Protocols for in person workshops

* If the course needs to virtual, it will take place on the same day.

 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION


Do you know the key processes and techniques that make a great facilitator? Facilitating sessions can be rewarding and successful when you have the right fools.

In this workshop, you will develop the confidence and skills you need to facilitate, teach, lead and present to audiences of any size. You will sharpen your ability to use facilitation techniques to effectively manage group dynamics and polish your questioning techniques. You will also discover how to adapt your facilitation style to accomodate the various groups you work with.


WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES:

  • define the role of a facilitator

  • determine what to prepare before the session to ensure its success

  • create a positive environment for sharing ideas and opinions

  • build trust and integrity with the group and encourage participation and engagement

  • use questioning and active listening techniques to facilitate effectively and test for understanding

  • select appropriate activities and facilitate them effectively

  • handle a variety of difficult situations

  • read the room and make design adjustments to meet the group's needs

  • provide constructive feedback

DELIVERABLE: You will facilitate a session of your choice using the techniques covered in the workshop.


Facilitators: 
Marie Antaya is the Director of Eclectic Communications, a highly recognized training and consulting company. As an international speaker, author of four books and adult educator, Marie has shared her expertise with clients in private, non-profit and public sector organizations leading numerous program and course development projects. Marie designs and delivers informative, practical online and offline programs tailored to the audience's needs. Marie has direct adult education training with certificates in Workshop Facilitation and Adult Education. She is certified to deliver workshops and one-on-one sessions using EQ-i 2.0 Emotional Intelligence and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator instruments. Marie is also a Certified Training and Development Professional. 

Susan Portelance is an associate of Eclectic Communications and brings to the classroom over 10 years of training experience and four years of Toastmasters participation where she has honed her public speaking and leadership skills. Susan has completed training in adult education, presentation skills and coaching skills. Also, she is a Certified Training and Development Professional.

 

This workshop is:


Fees*:

- QNET Members: $399.00 + GST  QNET member list
- Event Partners (see list below): $399.00 + GST
- Non-Members: $469.00 + GST 
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*Above rate includes a comprehensive materials with job aids, checklists and other great reference materials.

Special rate is available if you register for all 4 CFD courses together; details here.



Event Partners:
(Members of the following organizations receive the partner rate for this event)
- APICS Winnipeg Chapter (APICS)
- CPHR Manitoba
Manitoba Aerospace


Other Affiliations:

CAM:OE, University of Manitoba Extended Education

Funding provided by:
The Manitoba government

 

 

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