GFM is part of the Professional Facilitator Program endorsed by the International Association of Facilitators and helps toward Certified Professional Facilitator (CPF) designation.
Group Facilitation Methods is a foundational course for professional facilitators or those who need a thorough grounding in facilitation practice. Move beyond unplanned facilitation and reliance on instinct, with the most powerful facilitation methods and processes available. Learn step-by-step approaches to clear thinking, sound decisions, solid consensus and open dialogue.
Group Facilitation Methods will make an immediate and dramatic difference in your understanding and practice of facilitation. It is a prerequisite for the Professional Facilitator Program, the Facilitative Leadership Program, and the Advanced Facilitator Program.
The Professional Facilitator Program has been endorsed by the International Association of Facilitators.
Group Facilitation Methods will help you:
Design and facilitate effective meetings.
• Involve participants in discussions.
• Get more ideas into the mix.
Create lively and effective teamwork.
• Build positive interaction.
• Encourage group creativity.
Focus group energy on common goals.
• Enable groups to form consensus.
• Facilitate solid commitment to results.
Build motivation and improve morale.
• Help groups resolve conflict.
• Build respect and trust in groups.
Make groups more productive and effective.
• Conduct easier, faster meetings.
• Save time and money on meetings.
"ICA Associates Inc. provides the best training I have come across. Their decades of learning and development have resulted in methods unsurpassed by anyone else in the field." – Dr. David Burman, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto
In Toronto, at 401 Richmond St. W., Suite 405.
Jan. 18-19, 2016
Feb. 16-17, 2016
Mar. 9-10, 2016
Apr. 11-12, 2016
May 9-10, 2016
June 13-14, 2016
Jul. 7-8, 2016
Sep. 19-20, 2016
Oct. 17-18, 2016
Nov. 17-18, 2016
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Spadina Ave. streetcars stop in front of the building. Queen Street streetcars stop one block north of the building. Public parking is available right across the street at 338 Richmond St. West for $16/day.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Your registration is fully refundable, and is transferrable to another person. Refunds will be made by cheque. There is no cancellation fee.
When & Where
ICA Associates Inc.
Premier trainer of professional facilitators across Canada with a complete suite of facilitation, facilitative leadership and transformational leadership courses that are available as public and as private in-house courses. Courses can lead to certification, but this skills-based training leads to increased proficiency even without certification. ICA Associates Inc. 401 Richmond St. W., Suite 405, Toronto ON Canada M5V 3A8. Phone 416-691-2316 Fax 416-691-2491, ica(at)ica-associates.ca http://ica-associates.ca