Basic Facilitation Skills for Non-Profits and Government

is offered in partnership with:

Stettler Regional Board of Trade & Community Development


Session details:

Tuesday, November 7 (8:30 AM – 4 PM)
Wednesday, November 8 (8:30 AM – 4 PM)
Thursday, November 9 (8:30 AM – 3:30 PM)

Cost:   $150.00 (includes GST)

Cost includes workshop materials, Facilitation at a Glance book, instruction, refreshments and lunches during the workshop. Please bring your own reusable beverage bottle/mug.

Canalta Hotel, 6020 50 Ave, Stettler, AB


Accommodations: The Canalta Stettler hotel has blocked off rooms at a discounted price for attendees of the session. There are also numerous other accommodations available in Stettler

Workshop Description:

Basic Facilitation Skills For Not-For-Profit & Government Organizations is offered by professional facilitators from Alberta Culture and Tourism, Community Development team in partnership with community hosts. The three day workshop provides hands-on experiential learning and accessible instruction in the art of group facilitation. This is a practical workshop that provides learning through instruction, discussion, small and large group work, practice, feedback and modeling by training facilitators.

Workshop outcomes include:

  1. Participants understand the basic concepts, approaches, techniques, tools and application of facilitation
  2. Participants demonstrate knowledge and practice skills in facilitation and receive constructive feedback
  3. Participants feel more confident and competent in facilitation and identify opportunities to do so in their work

Who are you?

Are you a member, a volunteer or a staff representative for a not-for-profit or government organization? In your role with your organization, do you needed to plan and lead facilitated group discussions? Would you like your organization’s group meetings and working sessions to be carried out in a more “facilitative way”?  If you answered “yes” to any or all of these questions, your organization needs to have someone skilled in the art and science of facilitation!

*PLEASE NOTE: This workshop is for not-for-profit and government organization representatives and is not for individuals who provide or intend to provide fee for service facilitation, training, and / or consultation. To register please identify the not-for-profit or government organization you represent and a signature from their signing authority (i.e. Chairperson, Treasurer, Manager, Supervisor).


To pay via credit card please go to and look for the “Basic Facilitation Skills” option and follow the payment process.