Effective Facilitation

Become an effective facilitator!

 

This is a two day program designed to making pregnancy programs exciting, fun and dynamic, not just for the parents, but for the educator as well. Engaging, interactive programs leave participants well-informed, feeling positive about birth, emotionally supported and personally satisfied with their learning. Develop your skills as an effective facilitator through this compact, convenient short course which is suitable for those who already have a background in maternity care but want to further expand or develop their role in prenatal education.

Workshop aims:

This workshop aims to:

  • Offer participants a variety of teaching activities that will enhance their work as childbirth educators
  • Provide opportunities to explore practical strategies for managing the adult learning group

Learner outcomes:

By the end of this program, participants will have:

  • Explored the wants and needs of expectant parents and considered how these may be met through appropriate programs.
  • Participated in a variety of teaching activities they can incorporate into their work Examined the structure and content of potential pregnancy programs
  • Considered the impact of language and culture on choice of teaching activities
  • Explored the use of appropriate teaching aids
  • Learned how to motivate parents for a natural birth, through providing support, good information and the use of appropriate learning activities

Continuing Professional Development Points

Awarded 12 CPD points by the Australian College of Midwives.

Program:

FULL PROGRAM PDF

Facilitator:

ANDREA ROBERTSON


Cost:
$350 - Includes lunch, refreshments, workshop folders and notes.
Student discounts
available

Registration: 

The following workshops have been scheduled for 2014:

Sydney:  Thursday March 27 and Friday March 28

Melbourne: Wednesday May 7 and Thursday May 8

Brisbane: Monday July 14 and Tuesday July 15

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Save $40 if you register early!

Workshop numbers limited.