Format: Consultation Session

National Disability Authority – UN Convention Forum Roundtable

National Disability Authority – UN Convention Forum Roundtable

CLIENT

Connect the Dots on behalf of the National Disability Authority.

BRIEF

Facilitating a small group roundtable at a forum event to explore Ireland’s progress towards implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (UNCRPD).

DETAILS

Group: 8 group participants
Duration: 2.5 hours
Date: June, 2019

Connect the Dots – Consultation Role Play

Connect the Dots – Consultation Role Play

CLIENT

Connect the Dots

BRIEF

The session was a mock role-play for an organisation wishing to better understand it’s consultation stakeholders.

My role was to advise on the session design and support the briefing for the small group facilitators. Additionally I supported the small group facilitators from the top of the room during role-play phase of the day (approx 2 hours), before handing over to the lead facilitator for the remainder of the event.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~30
Duration: 4 hours
Date: April 2019

Aontas FET Learner Forum – Drogheda

Aontas FET Learner Forum – Drogheda

CLIENT

Aontas (National Adult Learning Organisation) National FET Learner Forum, for Louth and Meath ETB, in Drogheda

BRIEF

A small group facilitation of structured conversations for the learner consultations as part of the National FET Learner Forum.

It’s important that adults returning to education are consulted about the type of education and training they need, as well as the supports they require to complete the courses on offer. AONTAS has previously consulted with learners to find out about their experience of these services and, because of this, SOLAS has tasked them with the important job of developing this forum.

DETAILS

Group: 9 adult learners
Duration: 2 hours
Date: March, 2019

Aontas FET Learner Forum – Baldoyle

Aontas FET Learner Forum – Baldoyle

CLIENT

Aontas (National Adult Learning Organisation) National FET Learner Forum, in Baldoyle Education & Training Centre, 2018.

BRIEF

A small group facilitation of structured conversations for the learner consultations as part of the National FET Learner Forum.

It’s important that adults returning to education are consulted about the type of education and training they need, as well as the supports they require to complete the courses on offer. AONTAS has previously consulted with learners to find out about their experience of these services and, because of this, SOLAS has tasked them with the important job of developing this forum.

DETAILS

Group: 10 adult learners
Duration: 2 hours
Date: September, 2018

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