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NVC Facilitator/Trainer Training Program

By Kathy Ziola

AUDIENCE: advanced

Saturday, Sep 09, 2023 9:00 AM —
Monday, Nov 20, 2023 6:00 PM
Online - Zoom

NVC Trainer and Facilitator Training is for you if:  

You want to share NVC 
You are already sharing NVC 
You know NVC well and want to learn how to share it 
You want to develop your presentation skills 
You are looking for support in how to facilitate groups and coach learners effectively

Intentions -

To teach and practice skills and consciousness specific to presenting, teaching, facilitating and coaching NVC.

It is my heartfelt intention with this training to provide learning and guidance specific to teaching and facilitating NVC in a way that supports the integrity of NVC and each individual who shares it. I am committed to creating more ease for trainers wanting the skills to create workshops, present effectively, facilitate learning powerfully, and coach learners to grow with confidence, all while having fun. It is my passion to support new facilitators and trainers!

Who is it for? 

  • People who are actively engaged in teaching NVC or beginning to do so.
  • Certification candidates, accreditation candidates. 
  • Those who have begun teaching NVC with short presentations or practice group leadership.
  • Trainers wanting more support for the details of training, presenting and facilitating.

Class Size is limited to 12 in order to effectively provide support and coaching to all participants.

Pre-Requisites -

 ~ 10-20 Days NVC training other than practice groups - required

 ~ Experience facilitating NVC practice groups, intros, or short workshops – recommended

 ~ This training will focus on trainer skills and consciousness with the understanding that you have understanding and integration of NVC content and principles. 

This Online Program Includes:

Three weekend intensive trainings - September 9-10, October 7-8, November 11-12, 2023
Three facilitated coaching groups - Mondays, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20, 6-8pm MT
Three private coaching sessions by appointment
Please note that times are in USA Colorado MDT/MT, UTC-6 currently
Investment: $1,750 

 Proposed Topics

Group Formation
Creating Brave Space
Building connection and rapport
Clarification of purpose as a facilitator 
Clearing the vessel – Preparing to teach
Embodying Conscious Intentions
Managing Trainer Reactivity
Learning theory, styles, and different needs
Variety in modalities 
Meeting your audience where they are – Adapting to specific Audiences
Creating and structuring Content to scaffold and build for progressive learning
Teaching Aids, handouts, visual support
Presentation skills
Physicality – posture, voice, body language, 
Responding to participants
Presentations and feedback
Tracking skills, layers and more layers, 
Tracking in different situations
Sensing the Field
Facilitation Skills & Challenges
Facilitating exercises and activities – safeguarding trust and vulnerability
Practice group facilitation
Group management while living NVC
Coaching Participants
Self Care
Power – managing when people give their power to trainer. Comfort with leadership and decision making. Functional power and collaboration in leadership.
Trainer Self-Disclosure
Using Stories in teaching
Role Plays, Real Plays, Role Being
Responding to Participants
Empathy vs education
Modeling NVC
Accessibility Issues
Organizing and Logistics
Creating support
Engaging and supporting assistants and volunteers

To confirm participation: Please fill out the registration form and contact me to set up a time to talk as soon as possible to clarify all the details, get to know each other and confirm this program is a good fit for you. 

I would like to have registrations complete by August 1, 2023.  If you have discovered this after that date, please call me asap. Thank you.



  • General NVC
I love working with developing facilitators and trainers and supporting all the learning challenges! I can't wait to meet you and help you grow your skills to better share NVC and ripple the compassion out into the world!