Family Group Conferencing Training


Family Group Conference Facilitator Training

COVID-19 Response. Workshops are now fully online.

Next Workshop dates:

  • Friday 25th September,
  • Thursday 1st October and
  • Friday 2nd October.



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Become certified as a Family Group Conference Facilitator.

Training through online learning and a 3 day online workshop.  The online workshop is a modification to the course due to the COVID-19 Virus Pandemic.

Module One: Online Learning which covers the history, theory and begins the skills development.  Approximately 20 hours of course work.

Module Two: Online Workshop. In the workshop you will learn more about the process and participate in role plays and simulations to develop your skills. Ideally you should complete the theory first but last minute enrolments are able to be accommodated.  Successful completion of Module One and Two is required in order to be certified with a Family Group Conference Facilitator Certificate.

Pre-requisite qualifications and experience for Family Group Conference Facilitator Training

Generally people who enrol in this course have experience with working with families as a case worker, with a child protection or welfare agency, as a social work, dispute resolution practitioner, psychologist, police officer or similar background.

Please check in with us before enrolling if you have no background experience in working with families in crisis.  Contact Us via our contact form or call 1300 781 533

Online Workshop

Family Group Conference Facilitator Training Online Workshops are held periodically.

The next workshop is in September / October 2020.  Dates are:

  • Friday 25th September,
  • Thursday 1st October and
  • Friday 2nd October.

You are encouraged to complete the online course prior to the workshop in order to maximise the benefit of experiential learning at the online workshop.

Fully Online. 

Hosted Workshop Option

We are not currently providing public or in-house workshops due to COVID-19.  Contact us if you would like to discuss training alternatives for a group of staff.

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