Facilitation Skills & Techniques

What is the course?

This two-day course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to facilitate meetings, away days and workshops that are more effective, engage groups to arrive at solutions and outcomes and help groups to find consensus.


This course is fast paced, intensive and highly participative in order to cover the full content and ensure that you get the most from the course. There will be time included for practical sessions so that you can practice the methods and techniques you will learn.


Why should I attend?

Our training course will equip you with practical skills and effective tools to enable you to provide facilitated workshops and strategy meetings within your organisation. This course will give you recognised skills to use in your organisation and work, which eliminate the need to hire consultants or external resources.

Training course overview:

This course will enable you to design and run facilitated workshops, away days and strategy meetings successfully in-house. The course is designed for small groups, which ensure that there are plenty of opportunities for practical lessons and extensive practice. You will learn new techniques, styles and understand the theory behind how to facilitate successfully. It will build the confidence of anyone tthat is keen to be a good facilitator and provide a solid framework from which to develop your own approach.

The content of the course includes:

  • What is facilitation and how can it produce better results?
    Designing and preparing a facilitated workshop session
    Tools and techniques for effective facilitation
    Engaging managers and teams
    Developing personal skills
    Advice and help for problems encountered
  • Methods for ensuring success and participation

  • Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone that requires new facilitation skills or has facilitated groups previously, and needs to develop their skills, confidence and techniques. If you are involved in running training events, meetings, away days, strategy meetings, development programmes, improvement processes or supplier and customer collaboration meetings, this course will benefit you.

Course Duration:

Two days

Course Price:
£495 per delegate

Course Location:
In-house or at convenient locations – please contact us and we can arrange a suitable venue for you.

    Your next action

    If you think that Action-Fraction might be able to help you become an effective facilitator, contact us for an informal and friendly conversation. Contact us on 0844 225 4020 or request further information.