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Leadership & Management Course - Essential Skills

Courtney Associates (Global)

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£720 PER COURSE

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01st Jul, 9:30am-5:00pm, Birmingham, B16 8SJ

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What will I learn?

ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR SUPERVISORS AND TEAM LEADERS - 2 DAY COURSE

This Essential Skills For Supervisors and Team Leaderscourse is designed to help new managers or supervisors understand the key skills and responsibilities that are required in first line management. By using a blend of theory and practice, the course looks at a combination of skills and behaviours that are associated with “management” and “leadership” and is designed to increase your confidence and to provide you with the essential knowledge and toolkit of skills to work with confidence in this challenging, but very rewarding area. The 2 days are intensive and cover a lot of relevant material on the key areas of Leadership and Supervision. You will leave the course feeling motivated, inspired and ready to tackle the challenges of leading your team with boosted confidence and vigour.


COURSE CONTENT

  • Defining the Role of the Suervisor and Team Leader
  • Understanding the Skills, Attributes and Qualities of an effective leader
  • Establishing your credibility and authority as a supervisor/team leader
  • Acquiring a range of Leadership Styles to suit different situations
  • Motivating your people towards success
  • Handling difficult people and difficult situations – Conflict Management
  • Managing workloads through effective Delegation
  • Organising yourself and others through effective Time Management
  • Communicating effectively with a range of personalities
  • Acquiring the essential skill of Delivering Feedback effectively
  • Managing difficult personalities and behaviours within your team
  • Coaching individuals and conducting one to one meetings
  • Managing the performance of your people and setting SMART Objectives
  • Getting the most from your team meetings

By the end of this course you will understand:

  • The Roles and Responsibilities of an effective team leader
  • how to lead your team to success by being given an insight into recognised Leadership Styles
  • how to apply a variety of Communication Styles when dealing with a range of differing personalities
  • how to Motivate teams and individuals and how to drive their performance to deliver outstanding results
  • how to Develop the people within your team by delivering feedback effectively and by setting them SMART Objectives
  • recognise the tools and techniques used to understand behaviours and handle any Conflict that may emerge amongst members of your team
  • how to drive the productivity of your team by applying effective Delegation and Time Management techniques

What do I need to know?

WHO SHOULD ATTEND - SUITABILITY? This course will benefit anyone who manages, leads, or supervises a team and who is looking to develop their skill, confidence, knowledge and understanding of how to inspire their team to deliver outstanding results and to be recognised as being an effective leader and role model to others. The course is a very popular choice with team leaders and supervisors from a variety of different backgrounds as it covers all industries and sectors. It is suitable for those managers/supervisors who are new to the role and it can equally act as a refresher to those who are experienced but are looking for new ideas and inspiration of how to lead their teams effectively by improving efficiency and increasing productivity.

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Qualification Explained

No qualification

This means that the course doesn't come with any kind of qualification. You might do it for the experience or just to learn a skill

Certificate of attendance/completion/achievement (no assessment element)

This means you'll get a certificate at the end to prove you've completed the course. You won't have to do any exams, you'll just be given something to show you turned up and learnt something

Functional Skill

The Functional Skill qualification is awarded to people who have completed a course that shows them how to apply maths and/or English to real life situations. You will be assessed in order to achieve this

Basic skill

This essentially means you'll come away with a basic ability at literacy and numeracy. These qualifications and courses are often for adults who didn't reach a high enough level in these in school

Pre-apprenticeship at Level 1

Pre-apprenticeship courses are aimed at getting you ready to do an apprenticeship. If you hold one of these qualifications, it will help you take the next step when you're ready

NVQ Level 1 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 1 NVQs teach the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades D-G

SVQ Level 1 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 1 SVQs teach the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades D-G

Scottish National Qualification - Standard Grade

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This level is the first and most basic level of National you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Access 3

National qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This level is the first and most next level up from the most basic level of National qualification you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Intermediate 1-2

National qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'intermediate' level of National you can do

GCSE or equivalent

GCSE stands for General Certificate of Secondary Education and sit at levels 1 and 2 on the QCF. This means they give you a grounding in a subject that will prepare you for further education or work

Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma

Delivered by course providers in Wales, this qualification is at the same level as GCSEs and often chosen as an alternative

Vocational related qualification (VRQ)

This term encompasses any qualification that you can achieve that will be focused on preparing you for a specific workplace

Young Apprenticeship/Apprenticeship at Level 2

Intermediate apprenticeships are the equivalent to GCSEs grades A* to C. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and only spend a short time in college

First Certificate/Diploma

These qualifications, though usually based in a college or school, prepare you for the workplace by teaching you relevant practical skills alongside theory. They are equivalent to GCSEs

NVQ Level 2 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 2 NVQs will require you have some knowledge in the subject and will take basic skills a little further. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades A*-C

SVQ Level 2 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ Level 2 build on the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades A*-C

Advanced Apprenticeship at Level 3

Advanced apprenticeships are the equivalent to A Levels. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and only spend a short time in college

GCE AS Level or equivalent

These are academic qualifications aimed at giving you higher expertise in certain subjects, preparing you for work or for further education

GCE A Level or equivalent

These are academic qualifications aimed at giving you higher expertise in certain subjects, preparing you for work or for further education

International Baccalaureate Diploma

This qualification is recognised worldwide and is equivalent to GCSEs. It covers a range of subjects

National Certificate/Diploma

These qualifications, though usually based in a college or school, prepare you for the workplace by teaching you relevant practical skills alongside theory. They are equivalent to A Levels

NVQ Level 3 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 3 NVQs will require you have some knowledge in the subject and will take your learning to a higher level. They're equivalent to A Levels

SVQ Level 3 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. They're equivalent to A Levels

Scottish National Qualification - Higher

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'higher' level of National qualification you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Advanced Higher

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'advanced higher' level of National qualification you can do

Access to Higher Education

This is a qualification aimed at preparing you for university if you don't have the traditional A Level/GCSE level of study. Usually focused on a specific subject it will get you ready to take a degree in that area on finishing

Foundation Art and Design

This qualification is aimed at getting you ready to take a degree in a creative subject. It is equivalent to a foundation degree

NVQ Level 4 and relevant components

NVQ Level 4 and relevant components

SVQ Level 4 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 4 takes your learning to a much higher level. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

Higher Apprenticeship at Level 4

Higher apprenticeships are the equivalent to a foundation degree. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and will only spend a short time in college

NVQ Level 5 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 5 NVQs are usually for experienced managers in the workplace. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

SVQ Level 5 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 5 SVQs take your learning to a much higher level - often for experienced managers. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

Nationally recognised qualification

This means the qualification you gain can be transferred to other locations in the UK and employers will be familiar with the level you've studied at

Professional or Industry Specific qualification

This term encompasses qualifications that you can use in the workplace of a particular industry. Usually awarded by professional and industry-based organisations, these qualifications will be familiar to employers in certain areas of work

Other External Awarded Qualification

This means the qualification is awarded by an external body. It may therefore include an assessed element

Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award (this must include an assessed element)

This means the qualification is awarded by the course provider but that you do get a real qualification at the end, it's just that they award it in-house. There will be an assessment to get this

Qualification

Certificate of Attendance/Completion/Achievement (no assessment element)

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COURTNEY ASSOCIATES (GLOBAL)

COURTNEY ASSOCIATES (GLOBAL)

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Courtney Associates is a leading Management Development & Training Consultancy that has specialised in providing training solutions to both businesses and individual learners for the past 30 years .  We offer a full range of Public Courses that are delivered in key city centre locations throughout the UK and we deliver bespoke In-House programmes to any business, across all sectors throughout the UK and Europe in both the Public and Private sectors .  What Courses Do We Offer? From Time Management, Presentation Skills, Communication & Personal Development courses that suit learners at all levels, through to our higher level Supervisory, Managemen t and Leadership programmes , we offer a full

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