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Introduction to First Line Management May 21 - Nov 21

Online Learning, Online
Event Tutors
Emma Ford
Admin Contact
Target Audience
target audience
Event Types
Online Course
Course categories
Leadership and Management
Leadership and Management subcategories
New To Management
Event description

This management development programme is for managers and aspiring managers from South Gloucestershire Council, neighbouring Local Authorities, and other organisations operating in the area. It provides an opportunity to reflect on your experience and working practices and is equally suitable for new managers making the transition from staff member to manager, existing managers who wish to build on their experience and aspiring managers who are preparing to make their first step into a management role. It sets out the foundations of knowledge and skills needed for development within a management role, and enables managers to identify further training and development needs. This blended online programme will be delivered as a series 6.5 days over a seven month period supported with 10 hours of self-directed learning. It will be delivered through a blended solution including online training, psychometric assessment, 360 review, action learning sets, individual coaching, individual reflection, skills practice and e-learning. The facilitators are Emma Ford (01454 864447), Deb Parsons (01454 868273) and Sharon Johnson (01454 863089). If you have any questions about whether this is the right programme for you please contact Emma, Deb, or Sharon.

Please note there is a charge to attend this course for external delegates of £600. South Gloucestershire Council employees will be recharged £150 to cover costs.

Learning outcomes

Personal development planning to improve your performance as a first line manager.
Knowledge of how to develop individuals and teams.
Management and leadership skills that you can apply in your own role.
Build a network with other managers from your own and partner organisations.
Knowledge of key policies and management practices.
Understand the difference between management and leadership.
Develop an understanding of communication techniques.
An understanding of management and leadership skills required for the future.

Start Date
Wednesday 12 May 2021
End Date
Wednesday 8 December 2021
Closing Date
Wednesday 5 May 2021
09:30 - 11:30
Maximum Places
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event