Team Building Escape Room Workshop

Course Overview

This fun half-day workshop gives your team the opportunity to solve an Escape Room challenge and learn how to use Belbin Team Roles theory to improve team performance.

The team has one hour to solve the variety of puzzles to beat the Escape Room, which has been designed by Escape Rooms Cheltenham to specifically draw out the diversity of Belbin Team Roles.

This is followed by a facilitated reflection, using Team Roles theory, to identify how each team member can maximise their contribution to the team.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the workshop, each team member will:

  • Be familiar with Belbin Team Roles theory and how to use it to build their team

  • Be able to identify their contribution to the team

  • Be able to identify the contribution of other team members to the team

  • Understand how to utilise team strengths to improve the performance of their team

Course Outline

What to expect from the workshop and escape room
Escape Room Team Challenge
Can your team work together to solve the puzzles and escape the room in time
Tea Break
Relax for a while with tea, and even some cake
Introduction to Team Roles
Overview of Belbin. What are the nine Belbin Team Roles? How were they discovered? How can Team Roles theory be used to help build teams?
Learning Reflection
Facilitated discussion on the Escape Room exercise. What do we learn from the Escape Room exercise about our team? Which Team Roles do we see in our team? Which roles are missing?What is my contribution to the team? How do we deal with allowable weaknesses?
Action Steps
Where do we go from here? What future actions can the team take to continue to develop

Pre-course Activity

None required

Number of Delegates

Min 3; Max 12


3.5 Hrs


The workshop costs £500 +vat. This includes: Escape Room entry, training material, venue and refreshments

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Course Details

Variable dates to suit - please enquire
9:30 - 13:00 or 13:30 - 17:00
Escape Rooms Cheltenham, Coronation Square, Cheltenham, GL51 7SE

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