14th, 21st and 28th November 2024



Advanced Facilitation Skills Programme - A Gestalt Approach

ONLINE COURSE - Become an even more confident and competent facilitator!

Great facilitators are always looking for ways to get even better at what they do. This programme is for anyone with the desire to further develop their facilitation skills and has completed our Facilitation Essentials two-day programme (or a similar training elsewhere). This 3-day programme will introduce you to Gestalt theory as it applies to facilitation,  providing a useful reference at all points throughout the facilitation cycle. The programme will  provide you with a variety of practical skills and tools to facilitate a group in reaching its potential and overcome the challenges encountered along the way. 


    During this 3-day programme, our highly experienced IAF Certified Facilitators will lead you through the following:

    • An introduction to Gestalt theory
    • Group dynamics and stages of development 
    • Facilitating problem-solving
    • Divergent and convergent processes
    • Facilitating conflict
    • Facilitation and power
    • Planning a meeting/event
    • A variety of facilitation tools and processes

    By the end of this training you will have:

    • An understanding of Gestalt theory as it applies to facilitation and how it can support you to confidently and consistently respond to many of the challenges a group presents
    • A greater appreciation of group dynamics, how groups evolve and how you can best support their effectiveness at different stages of their development
    • Increased confidence and ability to plan a variety of online and face-to-face meetings/events
    • A greater ability to facilitate situations where conflict and/or power struggles exist
    • Gained knowledge of a range of participative tools to use in a variety of online and face-to-face meetings.


    This programme is delivered online over three weeks (one day per week) using Kinharvie's virtual learning space and Zoom.

    Who is this programme for?

    This programme is for facilitators, consultants, managers, team leaders, community leaders, youth workers and others who want to further develop their abilities to work effectively with groups and teams.


    9:30am - 4:30pm

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