Certified Competent Facilitator

The Certified Competent Facilitator (CCF) is part of INIFAC’s focus to ‘maintain and advance certification for facilitators at the Masters level’. This basic certification level helps a person proceed with their professional development and strive towards becoming a Certified Master Facilitator (CMF).

INIFAC – International Institute for Facilitation – is committed to the development, maintenance, evaluation, promotion and administration of a rigorous, experience and examination-based process culminating with the issuance of a globally recognized professional credential.

Individuals who have attained the Certified Competent Facilitator (CCF) may apply for the Certified Master Facilitator(CMF) when they feel they can meet and qualify for the criteria of master certification.

Summary of Requirements:

  • Experience: 7 facilitated sessions over a three year period prior to the application.
  • Knowledge: Written responses to 30 questions related to sub-competencies (these are the same for the CMF).
  • Performance: Videotape of a simulated facilitated session accompanied by a detailed facilitation agenda and guide.
  • Client References: 3 client reference letters
  • Assessment: Score at least a 2.5 or higher but not more than a 4.0 in each of the six competency areas on both the knowledge assessment and the performance assessment.
  • Assessment fee: $900 USD.