EnVisioning Virtually: Creating Engaging Courses in the Virtual Environment

EnVisioning Virtually


Learn how to convert or create effective and engaging courses in a virtual environment and practice facilitating during the workshop series.

JOIN US every other week for 5 (or 6) sessions in this safe virtual setting to learn, practice, and receive feedback from instructors and a small community of like-minded peers

PARTICIPATE ACTIVELY in a series of 1½-hour sessions and deepen your skills by completing the assignments

LEAVE WITH practical tools, guides, and templates to jumpstart your course development

This series is for you if you are:

  • An instructional designer converting or creating courses in a virtual environment
  • A trainer or facilitator seeking to build and practice your virtual facilitation skills

By the end of the series, you will be able to:

  • Identify significant differences and leverage similarities in designing and delivering onsite vs virtual classes
  • Create activities that engage learners in the Zoom virtual environment (NOTE: while we will use Zoom, many tools have similar functionality)
  • Document detailed activity notes in a Facilitator Guide
  • Facilitate or “produce” at least one activity and receive feedback
  • Critique your set design and lighting and create an action plan to make improvements

View the program overview and details

We offer open enrollment and intact workgroup options.

Fee: $695 per person, with available discounts for 3 or more individuals from one organization

For additional details about an upcoming series or to schedule a series for your group, email solutions@envision-performance.com.

Quotes from workshop evaluations:

  • I personally feel better equipped to take on the unique challenges of virtual content delivery within my organization.  Sean Riffenburg, Textron
  • The EnVision team provided a perfect combination of business knowledge and instructional design expertise…I especially enjoyed learning about how to foster interaction and learning in breakout groups. – Tom Atkinson, Ph.D., Atkinson Analytics
  • The ability to share ideas and, more importantly, practice techniques, has been invaluable. – Melissa Christenson, CTR

Facilitators Irene Stern Frielich and Virginia Maglio each have over 25 years’ experience creating and facilitating engaging training programs on a wide range of topics, from supervisory and management training, communication skills, customer service, train-the-trainer, presentation skills, compliance, safety, and other professional and technical skills. Irene is president of the award-winning instructional design firm, EnVision Performance Solutions, and Virginia is a lead consultant with a certification in facilitating virtual training.