Effective Focus Groups and Facilitation Skills (in-house)

Course Aim

This course considers the specific issues relating to when to use focus groups, the organisational and planning issues, question construction, recording and data analysis.  The session also provides an introduction to facilitation including the role of the facilitator, managing the process, managing behaviours and managing the discussion.

 

Key Learning Points

  • Establishing appropriate aims and objectives
  • Assess when and why it is appropriate to use Focus Groups as a method of public engagement
  • Moderating Focus Groups
  • Practical applications