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Organization Name: bikablo GmbH & Co. KG
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Program Name: bikablo basics - visual facilitation
Program Type: CCE
Program Hours: Core: 4 Resource Development: 10 Total: 14
Organization Description:
Bikablo is a pioneer, development lab, training facility and global brand for visualization. There are 3 branches under the bikablo brand: bikablo akademie, bikablo bildwerk and bikablo products. Bikablo akademie designs and organizes visualization training courses for beginners, advanced practitioners, and specialists. Bikablo bildwerk provides visualization services, and visual process facilitation. In cooperation with the facilitation supplier Neuland, we publish bikablo products in the form of visual dictionaries and other learning products.
Bikablo empowers people to think with the pen to improve learning, knowledge transfer, dialogue, and collaboration. We bring new images, techniques, and methods to the world, offer extraordinary learning experiences, and create communities for people who want to visualize.
Bikablo’s promise: Everybody can learn to visualize, even with no prior knowledge, and thus make a difference in their work.
Program Description: Bikablo basics is a 1 or 2-day training designed to teach anyone the foundations of visualization using the bikablo technique. It is delivered synchronously either in-person or virtually online.
In a relaxed learning atmosphere, participants will experience how easy it is to use small tricks to make even large pinboard surfaces memorable and lively. The trainers take plenty of time throughout the training to share the secrets of the bikablo visualization technique, -provide details and examples of how to apply visualization and answer participant questions.
The training progresses from simple skills such as how to hold a pen and make visible strokes on a page to learning different visual elements to creating visual posters incorporating all of the skills learned.
Key skills include:
•Pen and stroke technique: feel confident drawing on a large-scale format (flipchart, pin-board or whiteboard) using strong, clean lines.
•Containers: learn how to use basic geometric shapes to create graphic elements and text containers that show relationships and clarify statements.
•Pictograms and figures: discover how to easily draw objects and people to get to the heart of topics and situations using images.
•Combination technique: take your visual vocabulary and combine elements to translate abstract concepts into meaningful pictorial situations or present complex relationships as diagrams.
•Color application: learn to use color and shade to add depth to your drawings, and struc-ture content using simple color strategies.
•Poster Design: understand the basic elements needed to create an effective poster layout which can be used to design welcome materials, agendas, concept explanations, visual models and frameworks, or presentations.
•Practice Workshop: to integrate all the learning in the course, participants develop a poster on a topic of their choice, to embed their learning and to provide an artifact they can immediately use in their work.  The training follows a cycle of; input (teaching a skill or concept), practice (participant practices and builds the skill), and sharing and reflection (participants share what they created, their learnings and insights). Through this process, participants expand their visualization skills and deepen their learning through applied practice and sharing their learning with others.
Organization: bikablo GmbH & Co. KG
Lüderichstr. 2–4
51105 Cologne
Phone: +49 221 98 55 9020
Student Contact: Frank Wesseler
Phone: +49 221 98 55 9020
Learning Method: Virtual,In-Person
Language: Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Spanish
Coaching Specialties: Coaching Other Coaches, Creativity, Personal/Organizational, Other
Approval Start Date: September 1, 2022 Accreditation Renewal Date: October 31, 2024
Locations: Australia
Côte D'Ivoire
New Zealand
South Africa
United Kingdom
United States
New York