Facilitation Fundamentals

Discover how to lead groups effectively through the art and science of authentic facilitation

An Essential Pocket Guide

Invest in yourself ONLY $59 (USD)

Come and discover some of the best secrets to successfully lead groups

Original, interactive, intensive self-reflection course

Distilled from over 30 years of experiences, this course offers some success secrets, wisdom resources as well as academic theories to enhance your leadership in groups. 

After completing 5 modules, you will gain:

5 Fundamentals to Facilitate Learning & Development

Module #1: JOURNEY ESSENTIALS

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

Module #2: THE SECRETS OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

Module #3: THE ACTUALIZATION OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

Module #4: THE DIVERSITY OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

Module #5: THE ICEBERG OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

AUTHENTICITY

Module #1: JOURNEY ESSENTIALS

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

ANDRAGOGY

Module #2: THE SECRETS OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

ACTUALIZATION

Module #3: THE ACTUALIZATION OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

DIVERSITY

Module #4: THE DIVERSITY OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

DYNAMICS

Module #5: THE ICEBERG OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

We intentionally designed each module to call forth your own wisdom and experiences, because when you’re on the front lines, note-flipping won’t help. Each module includes practical theories, real stories, exercises and more to increase your awareness and ability.

5 Fundamentals to Facilitate Learning & Development

Module #1: JOURNEY ESSENTIALS

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand the core principles of facilitation
  • Describe the power of using symbols
  • Explain the ingredients of effective facilitation
  • Apply recruitment of a Learning Buddy

Module #2: THE SECRETS OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand the learning process
  • Describe the role of feelings, caring and discovering for embodied learning
  • Explain how adults learn differently
  • Apply a habit of Highly Effective People
 
 

Module #3: THE ACTUALIZATION OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand the role of care signals in your facilitation
  • Describe the difference between Community- and Self-Actualisation
  • Explain the Experiential Learning Cycle
  • Apply your understanding through a Learning Needs Analysis
 

Module #4: THE DIVERSITY OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand different ways to engage diverse learners
  • Describe your personality type using Myers Briggs
  • Explain the importance of self-awareness on your journey towards your vision of facilitation
  • Apply through undertaking right-brain engagement exercises

Module #5: THE ICEBERG OF LEARNING

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Understand the group development process
  • Describe the Group Iceberg and what’s going on below the surface
  • Explain how to manage group dynamics
  • Apply through identifying the 3 most important tools from this course that will help you proceed on your facilitator journey

We intentionally designed each module to call forth your own wisdom and experiences, because when you’re on the front lines, note-flipping won’t help. Each module includes practical theories, real stories, exercises and more to increase your awareness and ability.

Impactful learning journey

Videos revealing hidden
principles of success

Recordings of real-life facilitation sessions to show you how an experienced facilitator builds trust and transforms tension

Lifetime access to
all course materials

All videos as well as your personal Reflexivity Journals remain for your continued revision and insight integration

Additional learning support, plus coaching potentials

Valuable comment-based feedback on all modules, from experienced practitioners and opportunities for 1-1 coaching sessions

Special Offers For Teams

Purchase of the course entitles you to one learner, one device.  We offer the following discounts for group purchases:

Special offers for teams

Purchase of the course entitles you to one learner, one device.  We offer the following discounts for group purchases:

3 people - 5%
10 people - 10%
20 people - 20%
30 people or more - 30%

Who is this course for?

Educators & Community Builders

Whether you’re bringing people together for a business goal or a humanitarian one, or both, this course can be a game changer in a world fraught with divisions. Based on established scientific studies, FACILITATION FUNDAMENTALS gives you tools to harness diversity and move beyond self-actualization to community-actualization.

Coaches & Consultants

If you’re looking for a guide to up your game, come and explore these fundamentals to strengthen your art of facilitating clients to achieve goals. If you are wanting to move from working with individual clients to working with groups, you will find in this course practical, step-by-step guidelines for designing spaces that enable both personal and shared transformation.

Leaders & Facilitators

FACILITATION FUNDAMENTALS has been shown to create lifelong shifts in perspectives, where learners and participants discover latent potentials within themselves, and gain trust in others. This course is ideal for reconnecting with the roots of learning and personal development, while adapting to the virtual world.

Whether you’re bringing people together for a business goal or a humanitarian one, or both, this course can be a game changer in a world fraught with divisions. Based on established scientific studies, FACILITATION FUNDAMENTALS gives you tools to harness diversity and move beyond self-actualization to community-actualization.

If you’re looking for a guide to up your game, come and explore these fundamentals to strengthen your art of facilitating clients to achieve goals.  If you are wanting to move from working with individual clients to working with groups, you will find in this course practical, step-by-step guidelines for designing spaces that enable both personal and shared transformation.

FACILITATION FUNDAMENTALS has been shown to create lifelong shifts in perspectives, where learners and participants discover latent potentials within themselves, and gain trust in others. This course is ideal for reconnecting with the roots of learning and personal development, while adapting to the virtual world.

Our instructors

This dedicated duo will guide you through this course

Siobhan and Khang share their knowledge, theoretical understanding, and practical experience in each module with both enthusiasm and passion.

Siobhan was Senior Lecturer and Principal Research Fellow at the University of East London for 17 years.

She has been an Adult Educator for over thirty years and is a trained Psychotherapist.

Khang specialises in research and analysis, as well as sustainable agriculture practices.

She has been facilitating workshops and youth leadership programmes in Vietnam since 2012. 

Global Collaboration

The course Facilitation Fundamentals comes to you thanks to a wonderful collaboration between three women.  Our course is hosted on the powerful platform of We Practice Life, where members have access to seamless interactive tools and a community of like-minded practitioners.

Brooke Summers-Perry is the co-founder of We Practice Life – a community run partnership that offers tools and practices for wellness, empowerment, and authentic connection. Brooke earned a B.S. in Psychology, with a minor in Sociology, a Masters in Architecture, and certification as a Spiritual Director. In the video below, Brooke shares how the knowledge gained from Facilitation Fundamentals has supported her business and community.

With Khang in Vietnam, Brooke in the USA and Siobhan in the UK, this has been a truly global collaboration to bring you this course.

Step-by-step guide to joining the course

This is how easy it is to get access to the course.  When you click LEARN NOW, it will take you to the We Practice Life (WPL) website.  The site will ask you to join WPL first.  Then it will take you to the page for you to enter payment information.  Once complete, the site will take you straight to the course.  We recommend you bookmark the page, so you will have immediate access in the future.  We look forward to welcoming you into our course.

Frequently asked questions

We estimate that you would complete this course in 25 hours, including reading all materials and doing assignments.

You own a lifetime access to all learning materials on We Practice Life Platform.

This course is designed as your essential pocket guides. Here you would find the most efficient principles which are beneficial both to newbies and professionals. You are highly recommended to reflect on your own experiences while learning theories or observing case studies. 

For additional investment, we can provide written feedback on submission of Reflective Journals.  Or we can offer 1-2-1 module coaching with one of our experienced practitioners.  Simply reach out to us directly at learningcommunitiesnetwork@gmail.com.

Currently, this course does not offer refunds (as of 2023 year). 

The course is hosted on We Practice Life’s platform. In addition to gaining access to Facilitation Fundamentals, it also gives you access to the amazing course run by WPL.

Currently, only the course Facilitation Fundamentals is hosted on We Practice Life platform. 

At its core, WPL  operates as a social media platform where you may read updates on newsfeed, chat with one or multiple learners and comment on each module.

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