Facilitation Skills and Facilitation of Group Meetings Training

It is not easy facilitating groups -- especially if you have a stake in the outcome.

However it is an essential qualification, because the majority of challenges arise as a result of issues associated with a group. The ability to facilitate effectively requires a collection of techniques that can be acquired like any other skill-set. This session will focus on enhancing group interaction, maintaining a sage and inclusive environment, increasing participation and effective problem solving/decision making..

  • How to motivate/empower meeting members
  • Identify Characteristics of an effective group
  • Effective Communication and Conflict Resolution
  • Establishing Trust
  • Criteria for giving respectful feedback
  • Anyone with group facilitation responsibilities or those who manage staff with group facilitation responsibilities

December 8, 2020
8:30 am (registration)
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (training)

Lunch served

Lansing, MI


Member - $120
Non-member - $165 


Need Help?

Association staff is ready to address any and all questions regarding this training event.

Contact training@michiganworks.org or (517) 371-1100. Association staff is available Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (excluding holidays) and typically responds to inquiries within two (2) business days.

Upon registration, complete training event details will follow via email.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be submitted in writing up to three (3) business days prior to the training to receive a full refund. Cancellations received less than three (3) business days prior to the training will be invoiced, and payments will not be refunded. No shows will be billed. Substitutions are welcomed.