Role of the Facilitator


Bill’s Ground Rules  Everyone has an opportunity to speak. No-one will be unpleasant to another person in the group. Don’t interrupt other speakers. Don’t be judgmental:  there may be more than one right answer. We are all here to learn.Learning About Facilitation

Developing facilitation skills is an important aspect of capacity building in an organization.  

Bill works with clients in customizing workshops to meet their needs for those who already basic facilitation skills

He also offers set workshops in Facilitation.

Facilitation Basics (half day) includes:

Why we need meetings

Proper preparation

Effective planning

Creating an Agenda

Ground Rules

Keeping a meeting on track

Five common situations requiring intervention and how to intervene

Managing Data

Attributes of Effective Facilitation

All participants receive a copy of “Basic Facilitation Skills” a 20 page booklet which can be kept as a reference guide.

Fundamentals of Strategic Planning Processes includes:

What is Strategic Planning and when it should be used

Preliminary Planning Required

Room Setup

Sequences of the Process

Decisions Making Processes

Good language selection for Goals

Creating effective Objectives and Strategies

Barriers and Success Factors

Using Excel to record

Contact Bill by phone at 250-509-1164 or email