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To discuss hosting an in-house workshop at your workplace or partnering to offer a workshop to your members, contact email@example.com OR call 902-493-3059. We’d be pleased to customize a workshop to meet your needs.
Note: Space is limited for each public workshop. Barefoot Facilitation Inc. reserves the right to cancel a workshop based on low registrations.
2019/2020 Professional Development Courses
Hosted in collaboration with Chartered Professional Accountants of Nova Scotia
(find details at https://www.cpans.ca/web/CPANS/Continuing_Professional_Development/CPD_Calendar.aspx and register by calling Juanita at 902-425-7273 Ext. 236)
Conversations that Count Workshop – February 20, 2020 (Halifax: 8:30am – 12:00pm)
Conducting Effective Meetings Workshop – February 20, 2020 (Halifax: 1:00pm – 4:30pm)
Conflict Prevention Workshop – February 21, 2020 (Halifax: 8:30am – 12:00pm)
Bullying at Work Workshop – February 21, 2020 (Halifax: 1:00pm – 4:30pm)
Generational Differences in the Workplace Workshop – March 2, 2020 (Halifax: 8:30am – 12:00pm)
Building Change Resiliency at Work Workshop – March 2, 2020 (Halifax: 1:00pm – 4:30pm)
Retirement Dimensions Workshop – March 20, 2020 (Halifax: 1:00pm – 4:30pm)
Note: All workshops listed above are open to CPANS members and ALSO to non-members
All sessions will take place at the CPA Nova Scotia office: 1871 Hollis Street, Unit #300, Halifax (unless otherwise noted)
Winter 2020 Leadership Excellence Program for Managers and Supervisors
Hosted in collaboration with the Construction Association of Nova Scotia (find details and register at https://www.cans.ns.ca/)
This program will be facilitated by Gerard Murphy, President, Barefoot Facilitation Inc.
Note: All sessions listed below are open to CANS members and ALSO to non-members
Receive 10% off member pricing, if you register and pay before October 1st
(PLUS an additional 50% discount is available for WIPSI eligible companies)
Module 1: Leading on the Frontline – January 15, 2020
Module 2: Communicating with Confidence – February 5, 2020
Module 3: Dealing with Difficult Behaviours – February 12, 2020
Module 4: Training & Coaching People to Perform – February 26, 2020
Module 5: Building Personal & Team Accountability – March 11, 2020
All sessions will run from 8:30am – 4:30pm and will take place at the CANS Dartmouth office: 134 Eileen Stubbs Avenue, Unit #103 Dartmouth, NS
Spring 2020 Leadership Excellence Program for Managers and Supervisors
Module 1: Leading on the Frontline – April 22, 2020
Module 2: Communicating with Confidence – April 29, 2020
Module 3: Dealing with Difficult Behaviours – May 6, 2020
Module 4: Training & Coaching People to Perform – May 13, 2020
Module 5: Building Personal & Team Accountability – May 20, 2020
Hosted in collaboration with the Construction Association of Nova Scotia at the CANS office (find details and register at https://www.cans.ns.ca/)
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Facilitation ABCs: Fundamentals of Facilitating Learning Workshop
Date: To Be Determined
Timeframe: 9:00am – 4:00pm each day (lunch and break refreshments provided)
Location: Halifax, NS
An effective facilitator engages learners to share responsibility in achieving the learning objectives. This three day workshop will equip you with foundational tools to facilitate a meaningful in-person learning experience. It’s a highly interactive and FUN immersion into the world of workshop facilitation!
Join us and explore the elements of an effective workshop opening and closing, the experiential learning cycle and its importance for adult learners. You’ll discuss various facilitator-centred and learner-centred instructional techniques and apply the ORID focused conversation method for optimizing group reflection following learning activities. And you’ll walk away with practical tips for adapting to individual learning styles during a workshop and handling typical group dynamics!