What is this course?
Live Online Training
The delivery of this course has been adapted into a live online training format with an added focus on how to work using agile with remote team members.
Utilising live video, alongside online collaboration tools, we’re able to replicate the interactive nature of our face-to-face training within a virtual environment. As such, individuals can undertake this training from their home or other remote location.
Online Delivery Method
The online Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF) course consists of 4 x 4 hour sessions. Please note that the start and finish times listed for each of the respective course dates refer to UK time zone.
The ICAgile Certified Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF) certification is an industry-recognised credential that demonstrates an understanding of group facilitation tools and techniques for effectively designing meetings and workshops that both engage the entire audience and drive towards agreed-upon outcomes.
This highly interactive workshop will provides attendees with the necessary skills to design online and in-the-room meetings for maximum impact.
What will you learn?
You will come away from the course with toolkits and practical experience that you can use back in the workplace and with your remote teams while leveraging your new skill sets to facilitate agile practices towards successful team outcomes.
Key outcomes from the course are:
- The Facilitation Mindset
- Facilitating Collaborative Conversations
- Facilitating Selected Agile Meetings
- Adjusting Facilitation Given Team Maturity
What our delegates say
“Ben is so down to earth and realistic. Rather than reading from a script, his stories have actual relevance to the course. I have recommended to anyone interested in organisational change to consider Ben’s course.”
Meet your trainers
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What topics will be covered?
This course covers three of the main competencies required to be an Agile Team Facilitator – Neutrality, Non-violent Communication, Creating Safety.
Neutrality – Holding a neutral position when facilitating difficult discussions with a team can be your superpower!
Non-violent Communication – Understanding how to provide feedback without judgement or evaluation is a gift that will support the best conversations.
Creating Safety – Sharing in our safe environment will give you the opportunity to provide your own context – we encourage “real play over role play”.
What will you receive?
- High quality training from an ICAgile Authorised Instructor/s with over a decade of experience
- On successful completion of the course, you will receive the ICAgile Certified Professional – Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF) certification
- 16 SEU’s towards Scrum Alliance renewal requirements
- Agil8 Community membership including face-to-face and virtual networking and knowledge sharing opportunities, access to industry experts, special offers and invitations to special events
Who is this course suitable for?
This knowledge-based certification is intended for agile team leaders or aspiring team leaders with a passion for servant leadership and a desire to learn and practice the art of facilitation in the context of team facilitation and coaching.
Relevant roles include:
- Agile Project Managers
- Agile Coaches
- Aspiring Coaches
- Product Owners
- Business Analysts
- Anyone with the desire to explore the power of facilitation
Are there any prerequisites for this course?
There are no conditional pre-requisites for this training program, it is advised that participants have some knowledge or experience working in Agile context.
How should you prepare for this course?
There is no pre-course preparation work to complete ahead of this training program.
However, you may find it useful to watch the following short video from one of the course trainers, Ben Maynard, as he explains the differences between the Agile Coaching stances and how they create the backbone of our ICAgile Certified Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF) course.
What about certification?
Attendance of the course and engagement with each of the learning objectives will enable you to achieve the ICAgile Certified Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF) certificate.
Is there a fee to renew ICAgile Certifications?
No, ICAgile does not have a certification renewal fee. Their goal is to help people go on an Agile learning journey. Therefore, we encourage professionals to take the next step by pursuing other ICAgile certifications across the ICAgile road map.