Introduction to Management

This is a highly interactive, collaborative approach to learning with a forward thinking focus.

  • Management
  • Block delivery
  • 3 Days
  • Start 22nd May 2024

About this course

This is a highly interactive, collaborative approach to learning with a forward thinking focus. You will acquire a foundation in today’s essential leadership requirements. You will enhance your knowledge through thought and discussion, experience in developing your skills in management and you will be able to apply different leadership skills to your organisation.
Topics include an introduction to the different types of leadership, an overview of motivation and motivating the millennial generation, building an effective team through excellent delegation and empowerment techniques, an introduction to managing change and leading different cultures, and managing performance through giving valuable feedback to your employees
This course includes simulations (role-plays) to reinforce learning and a Multiple Choice Test will be sat by all participants to assess knowledge gained.

The University is accredited by the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Certification Service.  This means that we provide recognised independent continuous professional development accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

Delegates who participate in CPD activities are at the advantage of ensuring that their academic and practical qualifications do not become outdated: allowing individuals to continually ‘upskill’ or ‘re-skill’ themselves, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. Our course have CPD certification and therefore carry CPD points.

Certificate of attendance will carry 21 CPD points.

Course Delivery

Wednesday 22nd May , Wednesday 29th May and Wednesday 5th June 2024
Duration: 3 Days
Timings: 09:00 – 17:00

Topics

Day Topics
Day 1: Leadership, Motivation & Team
  • Define the roles, responsibilities, qualities and skills of an effective leader
  • State the differences between managing & leading
  • Apply the principles of ‘action-centred leadership’
  • Identify how a range of leadership styles can be effective in different situations
  • Identify the 5 principles and responsibilities of a leader
  • Identify what factors motivate and de-motivate employees
  • Describe the reasons why employees are motivated by different things
  • State how leaders can influence motivation levels
  • Motivate the Millennial employee
  • Define the characteristics of effective teams
  • Describe the stages of team development
  • Define the importance and relevance of effective teamwork
Day 2: Delegation, Empowerment & Change
  • Identify how to delegate and overcome the barriers to delegation
  • Highlight the signs of poor delegation
  • Identify The right tasks to delegate to the right people
  • Identify what empowerment is and how to create it within your team
  • Describe common responses to change
  • Assess and understand the reasons for change
  • Working effectively with others who resist change
  • Taking positive action to make change successful, both individually and with others
Day 3: Culture, Performance & Feedback
  • Define what culture is and what we currently know about different cultures
  • Identify Stereotypes in our individual understanding of our colleagues
  • Utilise three styles of communication to deal with cultural differences
  • Build cultural bridges in the workplace
  • Identify what constitutes bullying & harassment in the workplace
  • Plan and prepare thoroughly for performance planning and reviews
  • Conduct performance review conversations effectively
  • Develop measurable objectives to focus on performance contribution
  • Provide effective feedback
This three-day management course is highly interactive and aimed at new or aspiring managers. You will enhance your knowledge through thought and discussion, experience in developing your skills in management and you will be able to apply different leadership skills to your organisation.

Entry profile

This course is suitable for Line Managers – New to the role or with no formal training.

Fees

Course Fee: £850 for Academic year 2023/2024
This fee includes registration and tuition fees as well as lunch at the Bistro Point restaurant.
The University cannot guarantee places on this course which may be limited due to class size and in order to ensure quality of teaching. The course will be delivered subject to minimum numbers being met.

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    Very Engaging

    "I found the course and presentation very engaging and would recommend to anyone considering leadership or management position"

    C.Barrett 20/1/2022

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2022-03-16T11:08:22+00:00

    C.Barrett 20/1/2022

    "I found the course and presentation very engaging and would recommend to anyone considering leadership or management position"

    Engaging and Useful

    "An engaging and useful course- I learned a lot"

    Richard Skelly 20-01-2022

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2022-03-16T11:11:03+00:00

    Richard Skelly 20-01-2022

    "An engaging and useful course- I learned a lot"

    Dale Is The Best

    "Dale has been the best teacher, I now feel more confident when it comes to being a good manager/ leader"

    Maria Laviola 20-01-2022

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2022-03-16T11:13:12+00:00

    Maria Laviola 20-01-2022

    "Dale has been the best teacher, I now feel more confident when it comes to being a good manager/ leader"

    Dale is an absolutely fantastic tutor

    "Dale is an absolutely fantastic tutor. His approach to teaching is engaging and he makes every aspect of the course interesting. The course content is great and covers key topics in detail but in a digestible manner. Highly recommend this course!"

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:08:35+01:00

    cohort 2023/2024

    "Dale is an absolutely fantastic tutor. His approach to teaching is engaging and he makes every aspect of the course interesting. The course content is great and covers key topics in detail but in a digestible manner. Highly recommend this course!"

    Dale is a fantastic lecturer

    "Dale is a fantastic lecturer and the course is ideal for anyone who is new to leadership and management! "

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
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    cohort 2023/2024

    "Dale is a fantastic lecturer and the course is ideal for anyone who is new to leadership and management! "

    Dale is an excellent training provider!

    "Dale is an excellent training provider! He makes the sessions interactive, engaging and informative and gives you the relevant tools to put into practice at work. Highly recommend this course to anyone in Management or looking to progress into management. "

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:23:00+01:00

    cohort 2023/2024

    "Dale is an excellent training provider! He makes the sessions interactive, engaging and informative and gives you the relevant tools to put into practice at work. Highly recommend this course to anyone in Management or looking to progress into management. "

    A great management course with a brilliant lecturer

    "A great management course with a brilliant lecturer. "

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:24:04+01:00

    cohort 2023/2024

    "A great management course with a brilliant lecturer. "

    Highly interactive and fun in its delivery

    "Highly interactive and fun in its delivery. Gives you a great insight into Management principles, methodologies and do's and dont's ."

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:24:53+01:00

    cohort 2023/2024

    "Highly interactive and fun in its delivery. Gives you a great insight into Management principles, methodologies and do's and dont's ."

    Great course!

    "Great course! Thanks Dale! "

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:25:48+01:00

    cohort 2023/2024

    "Great course! Thanks Dale! "

    Dale makes it amazing!

    "Dale makes it amazing! "

    cohort 2023/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
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    cohort 2023/2024

    "Dale makes it amazing! "

    Really enjoyable course with good learnings I will definitely be able to put into practice

    "Really enjoyable course with good learnings I will definitely be able to put into practice! "

    Chris Haigh 28/2/2024

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2024-05-15T09:27:25+01:00

    Chris Haigh 28/2/2024

    "Really enjoyable course with good learnings I will definitely be able to put into practice! "

    Very Engaging

    "Very intense course with a lot of knowledge provided in short time. Exercises made it all fun and easier to remember"

    Izabella Jaworska 20-01-2022

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2022-03-16T11:05:31+00:00

    Izabella Jaworska 20-01-2022

    "Very intense course with a lot of knowledge provided in short time. Exercises made it all fun and easier to remember"

    Excellent and Up To Date

    "An excellent and up to date course. Would recommend to all levels of leadership"

    Daniel Fox 20/01/2022

    University of Gibraltar
    5
    2022-03-16T11:06:50+00:00

    Daniel Fox 20/01/2022

    "An excellent and up to date course. Would recommend to all levels of leadership"
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