Accelerated Action Planning

Plan and prepare a group project for launch, and develop shared commitment to timelines, tasks, and success measures in the time it takes to have a regular staff meeting.


This course helps you energize and align your team to successfully plan a project, initiative or event in a matter of hours.

The fast and engaging 8-step planning process ensures that all the practical details that make for a successful project are covered and a comprehensive, high level action plan produced… in just two hours!This process is especially useful for small teams of 4-10 members who are planning a discrete, defined event or project that will be completed within the next 12 months.

You’ll receive: Access to the ToP Accelerated Action Planning poster template tools to support continued project planning.

This course is an accelerated version of the traditional ToP® Action Planning course taught in the two day ToP® Facilitation Methods training.

Course Applicable To:

  • Managers and supervisors
  • Facilitators, trainers and consultants
  • Project and team leaders and team members
  • Event planners
  • Volunteer organizers
  • Organizational change agents
  • Social change agents
  • Active citizens and community workers
  • Government employees and elected officials
  • UX and product designers
  • Anyone who needs to design projects on tight timelines with small groups


Course Pricing: Corporate or large nonprofit - $350, Public or government - $300, Independent Consultant or Mid-sized nonprofit - $275, Student or small non-profit - $225

An Early Bird Discount of $12.50 is applied if the course is paid in
full three weeks prior to course date.


"If you are looking for a quick training that helps you and your agency organize an event and one that will keep you on pace as well as focus, this training is an absolute must!"

- Ricardo Simental, Coordinator
Monument Corridor Anti Drug & Alcohol Coalition


"Accelerated Action Planning is invaluable for anyone who works with a team. This is a great tool for those of us who want actionable steps and fewer meetings."

- Lin Van Hofwegen Managing Director
Dakotas America, Sioux Falls 


"This is a great course, providing process, templates and tools to take back to work or even use personally outside of work to quickly organize a group or small team to develop a workable plan need to accomplish a specific goal. Good thing is you don't have to be technical to do this. I highly recommend."

Sacramento AAP Participant

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