Facilitating Group Participation – Blended Learning 7 week program

  • Public - September 1 - October 20, 2020
    September 1, 2020 - October 20, 2020
    10:00 am
  • Boston Facilitators Co-hort - October 19 - December 8, 2020
    October 19, 2020 - December 8, 2020
    10:00 am - 9:10 am

Enroll now in this interactive blended e-learning course.  Each class is limited to 20 participants.

Galvanize your team while building skills that drive results and strengthen interpersonal dynamics.  In this course, teams learn how to plan, lead, manage and coordinate highly effective meetings using the art and science of facilitation.   Each participant earns a Group Facilitation Certificate and the potential to apply for up to 22 CAE Credits.

In this 7 week program, teams participate in reading assignments, moderated discussion forums, and four online meetings with the trainer for Modules 1, 3, 6 and 7.  Meeting times will be coordinated with all participants when the class starts to accommodate all schedules.

All participants receive an electronic copy of Sam Kaner’s Facilitator’s Guide to Group Participatory Decision Making.  Registration closes one week prior to start date of classes.

Module 1:  Principles of Facilitation
Module 2: Facilitative Listening Skills
Module 3: Chart Writing Techniques
Module 4: Effective Brainstorming
Module 5: Productive Discussions
Module 6: Designing Agendas
Module 7: From Difficult People to Constructive Outcomes

Cost per participant is $495.00 including the electronic or print copy of the book, Facilitator’s Guide to Group Participatory Decision Making.

Contact Laurie Dougherty at Laurie@Dougherty-Inc.com or phone 815-970-2145 to reserve a start time for your group or sign up for a public class.

If you have a PROMO discount code, please enter it on the Registration Checkout page.




The Canvas Learning Management Platform offers interactivity in between sessions.  F2F Online collaboration will vary between zoom and adobeconnect.

Details Price Qty
Per Person Public Class - September 1st start date $495.00 (USD)  
Boston Facilitator Members - starts October 19th $495.00 (USD)