Basic Facilitation Skills Course

This 3-day skills building course was developed with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is geared toward health department and community based organization staff including: health educators; peer navigators; intervention specialist; counseling testing and referral specialist (CTRS), and others who provide HIV/AIDS, STD, and Hepatitis C education. This course is designed to enhance knowledge and skills relative to facilitating small and large group sessions effectively. This course utilizes a very interactive format which includes group, pair and individual activities. The activities range from developing strategies and handling challenging group participants, to demonstrating techniques utilized in conducting group sessions.