Facilitation Skills Training Course

Do you want to engage people during meetings and get more ideas onto the table?

Our Facilitation Skills Training Course will will show you how to make your meetings more productive by gaining engagement and driving actions. We'll show you how to increase responsibility, tackle complex issues and how to deal with different behaviours.

This Facilitation training course is delivered as an in-house just for your business. We deliver the course as a face to face course and a live virtual online course.

Facilitation Skills Training Course
Interactive Sessions
We'll show you how to put the skills from your facilitation skills course into practice
Practical Tools

Gain the tools needed to run productive meetings through facilitation
Always Engaging

Our training courses have been designed to be interactive and engaging, no matter how you attend

Facilitation Skills Course Details

Course Overview
Who Should Attend?
What You Get
Delivery Options

Course Aims

This workshop is designed for you to explore the communication skills and techniques required to successfully facilitate events, workshops and meetings in a business context.

Interactive theory and practical session will engage you in a variety of realistic scenarios where you will receive feedback on your approach. From ice breakers and energisers to handling difficult people and situations, this workshop will help you to discover and develop new facilitation skills.

Course Objectives

By attend this Facilitation Skills Training Course you will know how to:

  • Develop the skills and confidence to help groups take ownership for generating ideas, solve problems and agree direction and plan actions
  • Contract productive, purposeful relationships with groups
  • Deal with challenges and difficult group behaviours
  • Ensure high levels of participation and creativity in groups
  • Identify and improve your strengths as a facilitator.
Facilitation Skills Tip
Mix up your questioning approach when facilitating to make it more engaging and interesting

Course Content

Here's what we cover in our Facilitation Skills Training Course:

What is Facilitation?

  • Defining what the process of Facilitation is and when’s it used?

The Facilitator

  • What is the role of the Facilitator?
  • What are the necessary skills and behaviours of an effective Facilitator?

The Skills

  • Effective questioning and a Facilitator
  • Structuring a facilitated meeting
  • Probing to explore new possibilities
  • Listening effectively

The Role

  • Keeping the group motivated and maintaining momentum
  • Clearing blockages
  • Dealing with conflicting members and views

Capturing Ideas

  • Creative ways to capture actions
  • Closing out the meeting

Skills Practice

  • An opportunity to practice the skills.

When you have this course delivered in-house, the content above can be tweaked and changed to ensure the course meets your specific needs.

Download the Course Brochure

Download a copy of our Facilitation Skills training course brochure below. 

Who Should Attend our Facilitation Skills Training Course?

This facilitation skills training course is for anyone who is looking for ways to get more out the meetings that they run.

If you want to:

  • Know how to drive more actions from meetings
  • Increase responsibility and ownership for actions
  • Motivate meeting attendees to get involved
  • Be able to deal with a range of different behaviours in meetings
  • Know how to manage disagreements and 'blockages' in meetings
  • Have a better approach to running meetings

Then this facilitation skills course is for you.

The course is suitable for people of all levels and in all roles and industries.

A 1 day online live virtual training course with one of our highly experienced sales trainers. You also get:

  • A highly interactive experience
  • Access to MyRevolution Learning to retain access to your materials and stay in touch with your trainer
  • A digital copy of the course materials from the course
  • A digital course certificate
Who Delivers Your Facilitation Skills Training Courses?
Our Facilitation Skills courses are delivered by our friendly and highly experienced trainers. We live and breathe what we talk about in these sessions as we use most of the tools and techniques ourselves on a daily bases and bring this real-world experience into the session and the examples that we use.
What is facilitation?

Facilitation is a method whereby one person is allocated the role of facilitator in a meeting. It's that persons job to use a mixture of guiding and directing techniques to drive actions from the meeting. Their job is to ask questions, manage delegates, push for agreement and action and bring the meeting to a successful conclusion.

My meetings are always difficult. Will this course help?

Yes. The course will provide you with lots of tools to apply in situations where meetings become difficult.

Will this help making meetings more successful?

yes. It will help you to drive more actions. You may also want to take a look at our Running Successful Meetings Training Course too.

Do You Have Any Facilitation Skills Articles I Can Read?

Yes. We have lots of articles about running meetings in the meetings section of our blog.

In-House Delivery

We currently only deliver this Facilitation Skills course just for your organisation. We can do this in-person at your office or a location of your choice or as a live virtual training course. We can deliver this via Zoom, Teams, Webex or any other platform that you are currently using and comfortable with.

Here are the most recent reviews that have been left for our Facilitation Skills Training Course. If you would like to see more detailed reviews then please get in touch and we can pull some data from our course evaluations together for you.

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Get a Quote
Bring this Facilitation Skills training course in-house and train your team together at the same time.
  • Delivered online or in person at your business premises
  • Course content can be tailored to your specific requirements

Complete the form below to get a personalised quote from a member of our team.

Back to School

Book onto any in-person or online open training course before the end of Sept 2021 and get 20% off the course fee.

Just use the code SEPT2021 in the booking form

New bookings only. Terms and conditions apply. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
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Our Approach

No PowerPoint
Yes, you read that right! We’ve removed PowerPoint from our face to face training courses.

Instead we opt for more creative ways to deliver course content and create more discussions in our courses.
Always Interactive
No matter how you attend your course, we will alway ensure it's interactive and engaging.

Our courses are designed specially for the delivery method to ensure we maximise the tools available.
Less Theory, More Practical
We don’t spend time on theory. We’ll introduce it but focus more attention on practical tools and ideas that you can actually take away and use.

We’ll provide the theory in your course materials to take away with you.
Clear Pricing
Our pricing is clear. You’ll see the exact price of our open training courses on our site where these are available.

We’ll quote an all-inclusive price for in-house and bespoke work. You won’t pay a cent more than we quote you.

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