Welcome to the IAF Methods Database

This site is intended for professional facilitators and is dedicated to online and face-to-face methods for creating, leading and following up group meetings.

You need to register to access all sections of this site. Registration is free. As a registered user you have access to the Research and the Downloads section, and to a free newsletter. There's a comments section per method for in depth discussions. You can download files, query the methods list or view FAQ's. As a registered user you may add your own methods to this database.

More resources can be found on the IAF World website: Journals, Articles, Pamphlets, IAF Store, Facilitation Primer, Conference Proceedings and more.

Poll

How much preparation time do you require on average for a one hour meeting?
Thirty minutes
17%
One hour
27%
Two hours
36%
More than two hours
20%
Total votes: 84