ToP™ Facilitation Methods (TFM) • Phoenix, AZ

Learn three time-tested processes for activating group participation. Gain hands-on experience practicing the processes and explore ways you will be able to apply them for your specific situation.

WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE?

People who are actively involved in the leadership and facilitation of groups and teams including but not limited to: Supervisors, executive directors, managers, professional  facilitators, private consultants, training managers, educators, health practitioners, community specialists, concerned citizens and team members in high participation environments who need increased exposure to group participation methods to be effective.

COURSE INFORMATION & LOGISTICS in 2019

When:  February 11th-12th, April 14th-15th, September 15th-16th, and November 3rd-4th
Where: ACYR in Phoenix, AZ

REGISTRATION

You can register for this course, or see all the courses available this calendar year by visiting
www.top-training.net or by contacting:
Marilyn.Oyler@gmail.com
602-468-0605

THE FOCUSED CONVERSATION METHOD

Learn a structured process that helps you plan and facilitate a meaningful exchange of ideas. Discover ways to involve every member in thinking through difficult issues. This process heightens your effectiveness in facilitating virtually every form of group communication.

  • Conduct purposeful, productive meetings and discussions
  • Quickly capture a group’s best thinking
  • Surface new ideas and solutions
  • Ask questions that stimulate candid feedback and discussion


THE CONSENSUS WORKSHOP METHOD

Energize problem-solving with a process that builds active participation and teamwork. Productively channel diverse ideas into consensus decisions everyone can own and support. Learn tools to facilitate groups to new levels of creativity and cooperation.

  • Tap rational and intuitive thought processes
  • Integrate diverse ideas
  • Generate practical and creative solutions
  • Develop group consensus

THE ACTION PLANNING METHOD

Learn and Implementation based planning process that enables you to help a group rapidly pull together an effective plan, organize needed resources and mobilize individuals’ energy into action.

  • Visualize a successful result
  • Analyze the current reality
  • Create a practical plan
  • Maximize group commitment and involvement

TOP FACILITATION METHODS (TFM) PRICING

Corporate (for-profit) $950
Public/Government $750
Non-Profit:
Large Institutions (budgets > $5m) $950
Mid-Sized (budget between $1-5m) $650
Small/Community-based (budget < $1m) $400
Individual/No Organizational Affiliation
Independent Consultant $650
Student Rate $450

“I have found the tools very valuable in bringing diverse voices together for learning and collaborative action.”

Program Manager, Denver Healthy People

DISCOUNTS

When full payment or purchase order is received 3 weeks or more in advance, you can receive a $50 discount for the course.

CANCELLATION

Cancellation refunds may be received with up to 21 days notice prior to each course. Cancellations received with less than 21 days notice prior to a course will be subject to full payment. You may send a substitute or re-schedule for the next course date if you can’t attend.

COURSE CREDITS OFFERED

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance (AICP CM) units: 14.5 CM

Master Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES-MCHES) hours: 13.5