Rhode Island DEM, Audubon Society of Rhode Island, Narragansett Bay Research Reserve, NOAA, Women's Resource Center, & Newport Health Equity Zone
Florence Grey Center
Imagine a world where meetings are effective, collaborative, and productive.
Learn to design meetings that enhance problem solving and minimize conflict. This course teaches attendees how to conduct meetings, both big and small, that reach specific goals-and it provides the tools and techniques needed to handle disruptive behaviors.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Target Audiences: natural resource managers (federal, state, local), municipal staff, officials, and volunteers, NGO staff and other interested parties
Determine if a collaborative process is appropriate
Select people with the skill sets needed to fill each meeting role
Learn and practice facilitation skills
Use appropriate process tools and techniques to address the meeting objectives
Manage conflict in meetings by understanding group dynamics
Identify disruptive behaviors in group processes and practice strategies to deal with them
This course is taught by trainers from NOAA's Office for Coastal Management.
14 CMs for AICPs
Free, but registration is required.
Jennifer West at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 401-222-4700, x 7413.
Space is limited so register early to reserve your spot! Register here by Sept. 15.