certified facilitator program for trainers

Certified Facilitator Program for Trainers

- Essentials for Effective Training

The program dates and time: 
  1. Preparation prior to the workshop
  2. Interactive sessions on the following dates

Aug 20, 14:00 to 18:30 CET
Aug 21, 14:00 to 18:30 CET
Aug 22, 14:00 to 18:30 CET

Aug 23, 14:00 to 18:30 CET

  • Course certification takes place
  • Certificate of completion of Essentials for Effective Training is issued
  • (optional) 1h coaching clinic time that can be booked to join other practitioners, available weekly, to be booked by yourself, based on your availability (valid until Dec. 31, 2024)
  • If you took our earlier Certified Facilitator training already, and want to add the optional training element, please reach out for a special booking code.

If you want to register to the regular Certified Facilitator Program,  you can register here directly.

Special discount at 70% off, during company 7-year anniversary promotion period.
Program Date

Aug. 20, 21, 22, 23, 2024


Mornings in North America or similar time zones

Afternoons in Europe or similar time zones

Total Preparation Hours


Total Learning Hours
Entire Program



via Zoom

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improve your leadership skills

You want to develop your facilitation skills, and grow your training skills

Certified Facilitator Program for Trainers 
- Essentials for Effective Training

  • Aspiring trainers - want to grow into a Certified Scrum Trainer, or a trainer in other areas
  • ScrumMaster and Agile Coaches
  • Product managers and product owners
  • Project managers
  • Technical leaders
  • Everybody can unleash their potentials in facilitations

  • You will obtain Certified Facilitator certification.

  • You will obtain Certified Facilitator certification.

  • You will get all your expired Scrum related certifications renewed.

Certified Facilitator for Trainers
- Essentials of Effective Training

  • The program is designed to build training essentials for aspiring trainers, to grow participants’ mindset, knowledge and ability in the area of professional facilitation. Effectively facilitating a group or team toward co-created, meaningful and committed outcomes is a core agile coaching competency as well asa a skill necessary for effective leadership.

  • The program supports the growth of participants and helps with challenges from real working environments. While participants advances their facilitation skills, participants also support their teams and organizations to advance.

  • What are the benefits of a Certified Facilitator® certification?

  • Integrate your existing knowledge and skills to unleash your facilitation potentials
  • Distinguish yourself in the global marketplace
  • Stand out in your industry as an advanced member of the globally recognized Scrum Alliance community
  • Support your teams and organizations advanced value to your employer (or potential employer) as a highly trained Agile professional
  • Deep dive of an in-demand skill that goes beyond technique alone and explores the mindset of a facilitator
  • Live, immersive facilitation practice
  • Membership with the Scrum Alliance

  • What should be taking this course?

  • Product people (product manager, product owner) to facilitate workshops with stakeholders
  • Project manager, program manager, project lead, delivery lead
  • People manager at different levels
  • ScrumMaster and Agile Coaches wanting to advance their facilitation skills
  • Individuals who want to develop themselves on the path of Agile Coach
  • Anybody who wants to learn about group facilitation
  • Anybody who wants to become a trainer and need to improve facilitation and design facilitation plans

  • The Certified Facilitator does not require prior learning. Though anybody who doesn’t understand Agile and Scrum, some preparation work has to be done to work with facilitation in an Agile context.


Preparation prior to the workshop requires approximately 60 minutes on average
Attend interactive workshop with full engagements and practices in workshops
Homework and practices

Course Content (blue contents are additional contents for those who want to learn about training essentials)

  • Understand Adult Learning Principles
  • Learning styles and preferences
  • Instructional Design Models
  • ADDIE Model
  • Bloom's Taxonomy

  • Facilitation Fundamentals
  • Facilitation Essentials
  • Emotional Intelligence and Facilitation
  • Facilitating through conflicts
  • Fostering and Repairing Psychological Safety

  • Facilitation Stages
  • Assessing Group’s Context and Needs
  • Designing Facilitation Plan
  • Forwarding the Action

  • Orientation of A Facilitator
  • Facilitating from front, side, back and inside

  • Meta skills
  • Deep democracy
  • Co-facilitation
  • Designing co-facilitation plan
  • Co-facilitation in action

  • Facilitation Practice and Advancement

Participants can select from a list of popular Agile and Scrum related events to practice with. Commonly, participants practice their facilitation learning with the following topics:

  • Product backlog refinement
  • Sprint planning with multiple teams
  • Sprint review with multiple teams and multiple stakeholders
  • Sprint retrospective of different teams and at scale
  • Organization level retrospective
  • ScrumMaster community related
  • Product Owner community related
  • Story mapping workshop
  • Product visioning workshop
  • Product strategy related workshops
  • Product roadmap planning sessions
  • Stakeholder alignment workshop
  • Leadership learning related
  • Value stream mapping workshop
  • OKR workshopand more…
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