Experiential Facilitation 101


Dates and Locations:

We will be offering this course three times in 2023

June 16-18 Dreamchaser Leadership Anchorage, AK

August 3-6 Fairbanks, AK

October 19-21 Dreamchaser Leadership Anchorage, AK

Early Bird registration for Open Enrollment expires soon!  

Our Experiential Facilitation 101 training is an introductory class for the team building facilitator.  This three-day training provides an important first step in building the foundational skills necessary to lead experiential programs.

Course includes:

Basic Facilitation 

  • Introductions:  Be able to provide basic disclosure and framing presentations for participants at the beginning of a program.
  • Effective Sequencing:  Be able to plan and sequence a basic experiential program
  • Safety:  Emotional and Physical
  • Program focus:  Skill Development based or Concept based

Experiential Theory

  • Experiential Learning Cycle – Kolb Model
  • Effective Debriefing – Top 10 techniques

Facilitation Skills

  • Active Listening
  • Linking
  • Confronting behaviors
  • Blocking and Supporting
  • Controlling Dominate Participants
  • The Art of Giving Effective Directions
  • Learning Styles
  • Creative Partnering Tools
  • Attention Getters
  • Managing Group Energy
  • Empathizing
  • Courage
  • Willingness to Model
  • Presence
  • Belief in Group Process
  • Stamina
  • Self Awareness
  • Sense of Humor
  • Inventiveness:  MacGuyver Facilitation
  • Analyzing Games
  • Ability to Cope with Verbal Attacks
  • Refocusing Groups

Experiential Activities

  • Icebreakers
  • Energizers
  • Problem solvers
  • Initiatives
  • Processing and Debriefing

Location:  2023: Dreamchaser Leadership, Anchorage, AK or Fairbanks, AK

Time:  9:00am-4:30pm,  Continental breakfast and lunch included!

Price:  $995    Includes all three days of training, instruction manual and classroom giveaways