Essential Management Skills (2 Days)

Many managers are in post without having the skills necessary to make them an effective manager. The objective of this course is to ensure that managers are equipped with the knowledge and skills required to carry out their job. As a result, delegates will be more confident within their role and will be able to achieve company goals and targets more efficiently.

What will you learn?

Over the duration of this two day course, delegates will develop skills to:

Knowing Me
  • Management Style and Effectiveness
  • Be a Confident Communicator in formal and informal settings
  • Understanding Other’s Perspectives
  • People Speak About Soft Skills – Do I need Them?
  • Personal Resilience
Engaging & Managing Others
  • Problem Solving
  • Working with Senior Managers
  • Co-ordinating Multiple Teams
  • Resourcing & Managing Projects and Clients
  • How to be intrusive but not invasive as a manager
  • The wider engagement agenda and how that links to performance
  • Giving feedback
Organisational Challenges & Priorities
  • Effective Resourcing & Recruitment
  • Culture, Standards, Quality & Behaviour
  • Who’s out there to help you - Do we have a policy on that?
  • Developing & Improving
  • Consultation & Collaboration
Who is it for?

This course is ideal for managers new to their role, individuals that are intending to move into a managerial role or managers who would like to refresh or extend their skills. You will develop experience to help you function effectively and manage the increasingly complex situations you will face.

You may be a business owner or may have attended our Supervisor's Programme and looking at your next steps.

We can also tailor a training programme for your needs with our in-house training courses making them focused, consistent and relevant to your business needs.

Course duration: 2 days



Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce
The Hub, Exploration Drive
Aberdeen Energy Park
Bridge of Don
AB23 8GX
Limited places available
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