Event Description

Advanced Facilitation Skills (Virtual Training)

Jun. 16, 2020

NEW! Virtual Workshop Format for spring 2020
This full day in person course has been modified so that all content can be offered through pre-workshop activities, a half day virtual session, and post-workshop assignment with feedback provided.
 

Pre-workshop activities
Will be emailed in advance of the workshop

Virtual (Real Time) Workshop:
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  
Participate at your computer, wherever you are. 

Post-Work Assignment (proof of learning)
To be submitted for feedback following the workshop

This workshop qualifies as a core (full day) course in the QNET Certificate in Facilitation & Design (CFD) and a full day optional course in the QNET Certificate in Management Development (CMD)

 

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WORKSHOP 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 tools.

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 accommodate 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
  • identify techniques that encourage participation
  • determine how to apply questioning and active listening techniques
  • create a positive environment for sharing ideas and opinions
  • handle a variety of difficult situations
  • overcome the challenges you encounter when facilitating

DELIVERABLE: You will create a facilitation skills self-assessment checklist to use when facilitating sessions. 

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:

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

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


This session is also presented in partnership with:
- Manitoba Education and Training
- CAM:OE, University of Manit

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