Facilitator Certification Program

Become highly skilled at planning and facilitating design thinking work sessions that get results.

Become the go-to person for planning and facilitating great work sessions

Our Facilitator Certification Program teaches you how to plan, prepare for and run highly effective design thinking work sessions with — and for — teams within your organization, or with groups that include clients or external stakeholders. 

In this role, you’ll develop deep competency with problem-solving, and be equipped to help teams tackle key business challenges, faster and with more impactful results.

Who the program is for: 


Available formats:
Fully-online or blend of online and in-person

Structure: Learning sessions, practice sessions, coaching sessions

Resources: Access to tools and support on LUMA Workplace, including Session Planner

What you earn: LUMA Certification as a Facilitator of Human-Centered Design

Prerequisite: LUMA Practitioner Certification 

What you’ll learn

As a LUMA certified facilitator, you’ll be able to: 

  • Demonstrate the key attributes of a LUMA facilitator
  • Help individuals and teams develop key behaviors that support innovation
  • Plan agendas for effective work sessions and prepare by prototyping 
  • Run effective sessions that empower participants and energize the group
  • Communicate session outcomes and evaluate the results to refine future efforts
Photo Illustration of the LUMA Institute Facilitator certification badge
Illustration of the LUMA Institute Facilitator certification badge