Practice Facilitator Core Training: Comprehensive

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What's New?

The training has been refreshed to include:

  • More online training courses to support self-paced learning and increase knowledge.
  • Greater focus on collaborative and applied learning and opportunities to interact with peers.

Who should take this training?

  • Practice Facilitators.
  • Individuals supporting clinic teams to facilitate quality improvement. 

What learners are saying

92+% of participants were satisfied with the in-person training.

This was probably the best training I have ever done. It was engaging, personal, psychologically safe.

The way this course was designed was helpful, I liked being able to do the online course and then come in person.

How to Register

More dates will be added in 2024.

There is no cost to take the Practice Facilitator Core Training, but learners will be responsible for any travel costs incurred.

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Training Details

Upcoming Training Options

Stay tuned for more dates to be added in 2024.

In Progress Training Options


   Edmonton  Edmonton Calgary Calgary
Virtual Welcome Session
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
November 15, 2023 April 3, 2024 January 17, 2024 January 16, 2024
In-Person Session Dates
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
December 14, 2023
January 30, 2024
January 31, 2023
April 30, 2024
June 4, 2024
June 5, 2024
February 14, 2024
March 19, 2024
March 20, 2024
February 13, 2024
March 12, 2024
March 13, 2024
Virtual Celebration
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
April 17, 2024 June 19, 2024 June 12, 2024 June 5, 2024
Learning Objectives

By the end of the Practice Facilitator Core Training: Comprehensive, you will be able to:

  • Explain the context of primary care in Alberta, including clinics, Primary Care Networks and provincial structures.
  • Describe essential concepts and evidence for health system transformation including Patient’s Medical Home, Health Neighbourhood, Change Agents, Panel, Continuity and ACTT Change Packages.
  • Implement the ACTT Sequence to Achieve Change with clinic teams to support their Patient’s Medical Home process improvements and to build their internal capacity for continuous quality improvement.
  • Utilize data, measurement and quality improvement tools to help clinic teams to sustain, spread and scale successful process improvements.
  • Apply change management principles and approaches to develop strategies for engagement that meet clinic teams where they are at.
  • Apply coaching and facilitation tools and techniques to contribute structure and process to team interactions, allowing them to function effectively and meet their goals.
Estimated Completion Time

45 hours.

Important Pre-registration Details

To receive a certificate of achievement, all learners must:

  • Complete all Learn@AMA courses prior to corresponding interactive sessions.
  • Attend all interactive sessions (virtual and in-person).
  • Complete Practice Facilitator Self-Assessments.

Please note that the certificate of achievement is given after the virtual celebration and completion of the Practice Facilitator Self-Assessment.

More information is available in the pre-registration tool.

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Learners require a Learn@AMA account to access the online portion of the curriculum.