Jump to Page Content Jump to Navigation
Nav Button HomeNav Button Who We AreNav Button Training ProgramsNav Button Trainers and EducatorsNav Button LinksNav Button Contact
Header Photo

Planning & Facilitating Collaborative Meetings

September 21-22, 2016 | 9:00 am-5 pm

Audubon Society of RI, 12 Sanderson Rd, Smithfield, RI

14 AICP credits offered

Workshop participants learn to design meetings that enhance problem solving and minimize conflict. This course teaches attendees how to conduct meetings, both big and small, that reach specific goals—and it provides the tools and techniques needed to handle disruptive behaviors. As a result of completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Determine if a collaborative process is appropriate
  • Select people with the skill sets needed to fill each meeting role
  • Learn and practice facilitation skills
  • Use appropriate process tools and techniques to address the meeting objectives
  • Manage conflict in meetings by understanding group dynamics
  • Identify disruptive behaviors in group processes and practice strategies to deal with them

Target Audiences: natural resource managers (federal, state, local), municipal staff, officials, and volunteers, NGO staff and other interested parties

Previous attendees had great things to say about the course: “I’ve already put these skills to use!” | “My monthly meetings are now faster, and I’m getting better results” | “This training has REALLY proven helpful in all aspects of what I do” | “This course helped me feel confident enough to handle a disruption”

This course is taught by national trainers from NOAA’s Office for Coastal Management.

Calendar

See Home Page

Enter your email below to receive announcements of upcoming training opportunities!


Community Connection RI
Click the link above for a calendar of events in related topics by Grow Smart RI and the Narragansett Bay Research Reserve

Some files on this site are in Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Powerpoint formats.
Download free readers at right.

Adobe Reader ButtonPowerpoint Viewer Button

DisclaimerPrivacy PolicyAccessibility
2007 • Last Updated