Facilitation skills


Pretty much every workplace can benefit from having someone who’s undergone facilitation skills training.  Facilitation skills are a crucial part of most modern workplaces.  Leading effective meetings, running customer focus groups, designing and delivering engagement events or just helping a group discuss an issue and move towards a decision, effective facilitation skills are central.

Understanding the theories behind facilitation and group dynamics, can develop highly effective facilitation skills that enables all the members of a group to participate in effective discussions.

Our fast-paced and interactive facilitation skills training course explores the techniques needed to plan and run effective facilitations, and leaves learners with a range of tools that they can instantly apply in their next facilitation.


Where is the Course?

We’ll come to you or help you find a suitable venue.

What’s covered?

Download details of our Facilitation skills course.



Every client has unique needs.

To find out how this course can be quickly customised to fit your needs, timescale and budget please contact us.

How long is it?

The maximum duration of this course is One day (6 hours)

Course Enquiry

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The course was very well structured, informative and engaging. Nicky is a great trainer and makes the course very accessible and supportive. A great, fun learning experience.

Facilitation skills Information

Who is this course for?

Facilitation is a core business skill for leaders, managers and for many staff.  This one-day facilitation skills training course is ideal for organisations looking to develop skills to handle discussions in-house, including the type of events that may have previously been outsourced.

Facilitation skills training is suitable for managers, trainers and anyone who leads group discussions whether as part of a meeting, training event, engagement exercise, or more general conversations.

There are no pre-requisites for attending this course, but it is also a suitable refresher for those with some experience or previous training in facilitation skills. Want to find out more – we love to chat.

Benefits of attending

Our facilitation skills training course is a safe environment to rehearse new skills and will cover:

  • aims of, planning for facilitation and the role of the facilitator;
  • four different types of facilitation;
  • advanced communication skills to support participation from all;
  • managing group dynamics;
  • tools to secure successful outcomes; and
  • techniques for handling challenging situations.

Leading meetings and facilitations? Have you seen our planning and leading meetings workshop?

Included in the price

  • basic tailoring of the course to reflect the needs of your organisation
  • full colour facilitations skills course manual
  • attendance certificate
  • 3 months unlimited email and online support to help implement ideas
  • support to evaluate the impact (optional)