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This course provides professionals with proven knowledge, practical instructions and examples to effectively facilitate meetings that set clear expectations, engage participation and increase overall productivity.  

In this course, we show you how to prepare for facilitation with simple but highly effective elements to structure your meetings for success.  We provide invaluable insight on how to create a meeting environment that provides collective clarity and genuine interactions while fostering a strong focus on delivering results.  To round out the course, we cover common meeting facilitation missteps while enriching your understanding with remedies to help you avoid them.

This course provides the knowledge to immediately transform your meetings into value-added time, fortify your ability to engender energized participation, and meet required objectives while building your overall skill set.

Course Key Concepts: Facilitation, Meeting, How To, Effective, Results.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify fundamental elements to blueprint meetings for success.
  • Discover key elements needed to structure meetings for efficiency.
  • Recognize essential skills to engage participation and promote desired outcomes.
  • Explore common pitfalls and learn how to avoid them.
Last updated/reviewed: November 6, 2019

1 Review (11 ratings)Reviews

Anonymous Author
Great course, was easy to follow and understand, with good examples.


Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Education Provider Information

Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
  6:36Introduction to How to Facilitate Effective Meetings
  14:49Preparing To Facilitate
  15:32Set The Stage To Facilitate
  26:48Ingredients for Effective Facilitation
Challenges,Common Pitfalls and Facilitation Tips
  12:33Common Pitfalls
  8:57Facilitation Tips
Continuous Play
  1:39:19How To Facilitate Effective Meetings
Supporting Materials
  PDFSlides: How to Facilitate Effective Meetings
  PDFHow to Facilitate Effective Meetings Glossary/index
  PDFEffective Meeting Agenda
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