Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF)

Certified Agile Facilitation Training

"The trainer was really inspiring and it was a huge learning
opportunity to grow... in my professional career."


Facilitation is a key skill required to foster collaboration and enable self-organising teams. This two day ICAgile Certified workshop, focuses on the mindset and role of an agile team facilitator and provides a range of tools and techniques that can be used for designing engaging meetings that drive towards agreed-upon outcomes.

By attending this highly interactive, powerpoint free workshop you will gain the necessary skills to design meetings for maximum impact. You will come away with both updated toolkits and practical experience that you can use back in the workplace while leveraging your new skill sets to facilitate agile practices towards successful team outcomes. You will also be eligible to attain the ICAgile-Certified Professional Agile Team Facilitator certification. This course has been designed and developed by the AWA Team, the global community of practice for agile and organisational change. Join us on a public course or book a private session to be held at your business, anywhere in the world


It may be more cost-effective to run this course onsite if you have a group of 10 or more people. Speak to the AWA team for more details.

13th – 14th MAY in LONDON
with Simon Powers

23rd – 24th MAY in LISBON
with Simon Powers

10th – 11th JUNE in CHICAGO
with Philiy Lander

18th – 19th JULY in LONDON

18th – 19th JULY in NYC
with Philiy Lander


During the two days we cover: 

  • What an agile facilitator is and how this role plays out with your teams.
  • The beliefs and principles of effective facilitators such as self-awareness, self-management and neutrality.
  • How to design and present meetings with clear purpose and a variety of group activities to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Able to facilitate collaborative sessions with a clear decision scope.
  • Create specific agile framework meetings that overcome obstacles and achieve overall purpose and outcomes.
  • Acquire a new facilitation tool kit enabling you to facilitate sessions for full participation.
  • Facilitate better, more meaningful collaborative conversations and increased capacity to give and receive feedback.
  • How to use and design retrospectives techniques depending on your team’s context that will enable you to build trust and work through common pitfalls.
  • Design and facilitate Agile meetings in a variety of contexts and for varied team maturity levels.



  • Introduction to facilitation
  • How Agile facilitation differs from pure facilitation
  • Intro and practice of Core facilitation skills
  • Designing meetings for maximum impact
  • Models and tools for facilitation
  • Practice facilitating key Agile meetings
  • Putting it all together
  • Assessment


This course is accredited by the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile) as fulfilling all Learning Objectives in the Agile Team Facilitation track. After successful completion of this course, you can apply for the ICAgile Certified Professional-Agile Facilitation (ICP-ATF). This continuing education certification is a key step toward achieving the ICAgile Expert-Agile Coaching (ICE-AC), the industry’s first competence-based certification.There is an ongoing assessment throughout the class as well as a practical assessment at the end of the course that you will need to pass. As long as the trainers believe you have demonstrated competence and that you have understood the learning objectives and you do not miss more than 1 hour of the course then you will receive the certification. The certification is included in the price of the course. Following the class you will receive an email from ICAgile with your Certification.

By attending this course you will be eligible to earn up to 15 Category C SEU Points.


The coaches are really experienced & I really enjoyed!” – Felix Parache, Senior Manager

“One of the most engaging and creative courses I have been on that flew very naturally and made me feel well equipped to be a facilitator in any situation.” – Harsh Kesarwani, Project Manager

This is my second course with AWA and they consistently wow and impress with their delivery.” – Alan Jennings, Senior Delivery Manager

The trainer was really inspiring and it was a huge learning opportunity to grow personally and in my professional career.” – Shubhang Vishwamitra, Scrum Master

Great trainers, brilliant flow, time flew by but I had fun and I learned a lot.” – Giulio Folino, Scrum Master

A challenging and engaging course which built up gradually so that activities were always just enough in my comfort zone for me to enjoy them and learn from them.” – Lynda Watson, Senior Developer

Great trainer & training, very practical training. Thanks!” – Tom Van Baarle

Absolutely fun and active training to improve how I facilitate!” – Akiko Kato, Delivery Manager

Awesome course, great facilitator.” – Temitope Awere, Agile Coach

This is a great course for anyone who wants to gain further knowledge/skills on agile ways of working.” – Anissa Nahal, Head of HR Oncology

Fun course and great learning to be had.” – Siobhan Price, Agile Coach

“Superbly facilitated and incredibly engaging. Reinforced areas I knew, taught me about areas I did not know.” – John Harrison, Scrum Master

“Amazing course with a lot of practise and feedback on your personal facilitation technique.” – Louisa Mensah, Agile Coach

“Interactive, fun and very practical session to learn to facilitate meetings.” – Manika Agrawal

“Great 2-days filled with lots of tips and tricks. Opportunity to reflect and improve.” – Nicole Ruszkowski, Agile Delivery Coach



2 Days


From £1150

ex Taxes



If you have a group of 10 more people it may be more cost-effective to choose a private session:

  • accelerate learning & impact
  • align and learn as a group
  • foster teamwork and boost morale
  • share experiences and challenges in a safe environment
  • you choose the time and place
  • reduce cost and save time


ScrumMasters, Agile Project Managers, Agile Coaches and aspiring coaches, Product Owners, Business Analysts, and anyone with the desire to explore the power of facilitation.


  • Course manual and notebook
  • Improved skills and knowledge that will enable you to create and facilitate meetings that engage the entire audience and drive towards agreed-upon outcomes
  • Access to Slack channel community for all Agile Team Facilitator alumni
  • Tasty breakfast and lunch, and teas/coffees/water
  • Membership to Adventures with Agile community for organizational change and agile


This an intermediate-level course for practitioners with at least 6 months of hands-on agile experience. You will build upon the experience you already have working with agile teams.


Please read our terms and conditions for bookings.