Chairing and Facilitation Techniques

Chairing and Facilitation Techniques

Suitable for anyone in the organisation who has to chair a meeting with either colleagues or external personnel and are responsible for gaining maximum participation from the group.

Objectives:
Delegates will be made aware of the skills needed for chairing and facilitation a meeting and learn how to control the meeting by practicing the key skills

Content covers:
• Understanding facilitation, chairing and training
• Facilitation Skills
   − Benefits
   − Barriers
   − Preparation for the meeting
   − Equipment required
   − Setting the agenda and objectives
   − Use of facilitation tools for involvement
   − Interpreting difficulties and resolving conflict
   − Follow-up action and methods
• Chairing Skills
   − Owning the meeting
   − Maintaining control
   − Ensuring understanding
   − Gaining agreement
   − Closing the meeting

Programmes can be tailor-made to your specific requirements.