Facilitation Workshops and Certification with ICA Associates

Prepare to become a Certified Professional Facilitator (CPF) by taking the following three ICA courses at a substantial savings from Sask Polytech:

  • Group Facilitation
  • Meetings that Work
  • Professional Client Collaboration

ICA Associates is a facilitation, training and research organization that provides effective participatory facilitation skills training in Canada, USA and Europe. These three ICA courses will  provide you with the competencies and educational background required by the International Association of Facilitators for their CPF certification. After completing these courses, you will complete a competency-based assessment (practicum) with IAF to earn your Certified Professional Facilitator credential.

Group Facilitation and/or Meetings that Work workshops can be customized and delivered in your corporate environment. For more information on the new facilitation credential, corporate training or any of the ICA workshops, contact:
Linda O’Halloran
Continuing Education Consultant
Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina Campus
306-775-7480 or

Facilitate a powerful participatory strategy planning process. ICA’s participatory strategic planning process involves an overview of strategic planning and learning the four step process for Strategic Thinking. Discover the keys to facilitating a shared vision by managing hidden issues and maximizing problem solving. Learn how to shape strategic directions and develop action plans that increase organizational effectiveness. Call 306-775-7480 for more information.

Prerequisites: Group Facilitation (FATR 1604) (Concurrent)

This course currently has no offerings.

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Become a great facilitator by using the most powerful facilitation methods and processes available. Learn the approaches to clear thinking, sound decisions, solid consensus and open dialogue using ICA’s Focused Conversation Method and the Consensus Workshop Method. This course will make an immediate difference in your understanding and practice of facilitation. Get increased engagement, more commitment and authentic ownership of collaborative results. Call 306-775-7480 for more info.

(includes GST and materials), 14 hours/2 sessions
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 21, 2016 - November 22, 2016
Mon, Tue - 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: November 20, 2016
Register Online
$835.00ReginaCRN: 201602-71
Learn how to plan, design and facilitate effective meetings and agendas using a participatory environment and teamwork. Discover the tools that ensure group decision-making is effective and positive. Manage difficult situations and develop a sense of teamwork among members. Use ICA’s templates and techniques to increase participation and group productivity in all types of meetings. Call 306-775-7480 for more information.

(includes GST and materials), 14 hours/2 sessions
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 23, 2016 - November 24, 2016
Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: November 22, 2016
Register Online
$835.00ReginaCRN: 201602-72
Facilitators must be able to lead longer term interventions for their clients such as consultations, planning, conferences and change initiatives. You will learn how to confidently assess, manage and facilitate these interventions by creating them collaboratively with a client team. In this course you will learn the practical approaches and skills to tackle the complex work from contracting to evaluation.

Prerequisites: Group Facilitation (FATR 1604)

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
May 10, 2017 - May 11, 2017
Wed, Thu - 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: May 9, 2017
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$835.00ReginaCRN: 201604-136