Team Building for Activity Professionals



The first rule for building great teams is to have fun together.  Sometimes working successfully together comes from sharing a traumatic event, but more often it’s simply sharing our workdays and the ordinary joys and challenges we face. Positive experiences build strong teams. In this course, humor and play have prominent roles.

  • Why teambuilding is important
  • Identifying your team(s), including various groups
  • Choosing partners, dividing into teams
  • Getting to know team members
  • Characteristics of effective teams
  • Skills of effective team leaders including conflict resolution
  • Many examples of ways to make teambuilding fun – woven throughout the course and in an appendix
  • Resources