An opening exercise to clarify expectations in any workshop or training situation
This is an opening exercise to get out individual expectations from the program or workshop.
Setting: Flipchart paper divided into 4 quadrants with titles
Number of participants: 6 - any number
Types of participants: any
Time needed: 3 - 45 min.
Pre-Work Required: The areas need to be decided on for each quadrant.
Type of Facilitator-Client Relationship: any
Facilitator personality fit: any
1. One flipchart sheet divided into 4 Quadrants.
2. Ask the participants "what they expect from ...
Quadrant 1 - The Training
Quadrant 1 - The Trainer
Quadrant 1 - From Yourself
Quadrant 1 - Other Participants
3 At the end of the program go back top the sheet to see what has been achieved.
4 Equally it can show participants that they have a valuable role in the process and it is not just down to the trainer!
Follow-Up Required: Check at the end
Usual or Expected Outcomes: list of expectations
Source: Des Fitzgerald
Derived from: unknown
History of Development: unknown