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Previous events that dave has facilitated.

Food Coop – Talkin’ Coop April 2019

Food Coop – Talkin’ Coop April 2019

CLIENT

Dublin Food Co-operative Society Ltd. is member-owned and member run food cooperative, going since 1983 and now in Newmarket, Dublin 8. It’s members seek to make collective decisions by consensus. A committee (the Coordinating Body) organises the management of the organisation and staff members run the operations of the group.

BRIEF

Host an information update evening with presentations from the acting General Manager, CB Secretary and Chairperson.

GROUP DETAILS

Size: ~20
Duration: ~2 hours
Date: April 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

The Craft of Facilitation – 2019 Spring Evening Course

The Craft of Facilitation – 2019 Spring Evening Course

CLIENT

Open Course

BRIEF

This facilitation skills training course is comprehensive in its scope with practical and pragmatic exercises, discussion points and role-plays, in order to share the tools and skills required for effective group facilitation.

DETAILS

Group Size: 6
Duration: 9 Tuesday evening sessions, 3 hours and evening
Date: Spring, 2019

YAP Ireland – The Core of Facilitation

YAP Ireland – The Core of Facilitation

CLIENT

Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland

BRIEF

A one-day introductory course to the essentials of facilitating groups and meetings. Alá the Core of Facilitation.

DETAILS

Group: 27 adult learners
Duration: one day
Date: March, 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

FACILITATION TRAINING

Facilitating a group is part science, part craft.

These courses have a dual focus of getting the thinking right and getting the tools to do it well.

THE CORE OF FACILITATION
Level 1: one-day introductory workshop

THE CRAFT OF FACILITATION
Level 2: Eight-week evening intermediate course The Craft of Facilitation, level 2 group faciliation skills course by Dave Dunn

GROUP FACILITATOR

For meaningful meetings, difficult discussions
and wicked workshops.

Also experienced at strategic visioning & planning; hosting conferences; chairing AGMs; MC-ing open mic nights and cheer leading laughter workshops.

Take a look at his previous clients list.

Dave Dunn is organised, curious and playful. dave.dunn.ie Group Facilitator

VARIOUS WORKSHOPS

Pitching & Presenting, Resilience, Time & Task Management, Laughter, Listening, Creativity

These are interactive, engaging and empowering learning workshops.

Short, half-day or full-day.
They're also good craic.

Here's a list of upcoming open workshops. dave.dunn.ie workshops