Offerings

INTRODUCTION TO APPRECIATIVE INQUIRY: CREATING WHAT WILL BE~ (Level I)

This 2-day introductory Appreciative Inquiry (AI) workshop focuses on gaining an ‘appreciation’ of Appreciative Inquiry and its applications.  By combining theory and practice, this experiential workshop provides participants with the skills to change their personal and professional relationships.

APPRECIATIVE INQUIRY FACILITATOR TRAINING (AIFT) ~ (Level II)

Want to be certified as an AI Facilitator? This 4-day training will provide the skills necessary to facilitate appreciative inquiry sessions in all human systems (large or small). This AI foundations course includes mini-lectures, experiential learning (individuals, pairs, trios, small and large group) as well as auditory and visual materials to enhance the learning experience.

APPRECIATIVE INQUIRY COACHING TRAINING (AICT)~ (Level III)

This 5-day course will comprise a full Appreciative Inquiry into our collective experience of Appreciative Inquiry and Coaching. Together we will explore and experience each of the 5 D’s as it relates to one-on-one relationships (between you and your client). The practicum, which participants will submit for certification, will embody “Destiny” as you apply the lessons taught during this course into your coaching/consulting work.

APPRECIATIVE INQUIRY PRACTITIONER TRAINING (AIPT) ~ (Level IIII)

In this 3-day workshop, participants will experience an advanced community of practice where they can identify their personal strengths as AI facilitators, enhance their contracting skills, and expand their capacity to design and lead AI initiatives that result in accelerated, sustainable change with measurable outcomes. Participants will be encouraged to share their experiences and participate in dialogues drawn from their actual experiences while in the field.

APPRECIATIVE COACHING

Looking for a coach? Appreciative Coaching fosters personal transformation through innate talent and inherent strength, increasing the likelihood of producing longer lasting results quickly. Together, you and your coach collaborate to build a design for the future, develop strategies, and construct supporting actions for success.

CUSTOMIZED TRAININGS/WORKSHOPS

Like many other business decisions, choosing a training for yourself or staff members is strategic. As an alternative or a supplement to your own in-house training, The Center for Appreciative Inquiry can custom-design training workshops that address your organization’s specific needs and interests. We deliver powerful learning experiences that support your key business values and objectives. All of our trainings are infused with Appreciative Inquiry, professional, practical, and take place in a location of your choice.

CERTIFICATION

Many of our workshops include certification – at no additional cost to you. Certification demonstrates to your customers, competitors, suppliers, staff and investors that you use industry-respected best practices.

MONTHLY #AICHAT

Each month the Center for Appreciative Inquiry hosts a free Twitter Chat (titled #AIChat). The purpose of the #AIChat is to come together to answer questions, address concerns, and share stories and resources around topics that are of interest to those in the Appreciative Inquiry community. Appreciative Inquiry Practitioners will be online and available to answer your questions, suggest readings, and provide additional resources to help you as you continue your AI journey. A new topic will be picked each month based on the interests of the group.

WEBINAR RECORDINGS

Center for Appreciative Inquiry’s webinar recordings provide you with the opportunity to learn at a time and place that is most convenient. Gather a group in a conference room or listen at your desktop when it works with your schedule. Our webinar recordings are available for download which can be replayed as often as you wish and can be shared with your colleagues and friends.