Appreciating Church AI courses

We currently offer two courses, A taste of AI and Developing your AI practice (below), with dates and venues advertised here and on our Facebook and Twitter as they become available.


Developing your Appreciative Inquiry Practice

This 3-day residential course is designed for people who have already undertaken an introductory Appreciative Inquiry workshop such as A Taste of AI and who wish to build on existing AI practice and deepen their understanding.

The programme will be practically based and include:

  • AI principles in day to day practice
  • Creating great questions and protocols
  • Creating and delivering AI summits and events
  • Building AI practice into church and community life.
  • Revisiting the 5D process and SOAR
  • Emerging new approaches and tools
  • Appreciative journalling
  • Developing your own projects and tools.

Dates: Lunchtime Tuesday 6th to Lunchtime Thursday 8th November 2018

Venue: McDonald Portal Hotel nr Tarporley, Cheshire CW6 0DJ

Facilitators: Tim Slack from Appreciating People and David Salsbury, The United Reformed Church.

Fee: FREE for United Reformed Church Wales Synod sponsored delegates – otherwise £295 per person. This includes full board and accommodation, AI resources, and post-course support.


Please download and share this flyer with others who may be interested.

This course is offered as part of the Appreciating Church project, supported ecumenically in association with Appreciating People, UK leaders in the practical application of Appreciative Inquiry.