Efficient Supervisor Series

A three part course of five days, spread over two months (two days, one day and two days) designed for supervisors, foremen and team leaders who are regularly in charge of a group of workers.

Instructor: Cedar Associates

Cost: £675 + VAT including lunch and registrations.

Venue: Marsh Hill Centre

Maximum Trainees: 10


first line managers of units or departments, or those likely to become first line managers. Participants' role is likely to include responsibility for generating plans and motivating a team of supervisors or workers to achieve targets and standards. The programme is suitable for first line managers from any enterprise where successfully managing people and resources is a core skill. Age is not a constraint but some management experience is desirable.


* Develop the understanding and skills required to plan work and manage people effectively * Improve ability to influence people and handle awkward staff situations * Identify key results and actions which will improve performance at work


* A three part non-residential course of 5 days spread over approximately 2 months. No module is longer than 2 days to allow easier release from work * Practical projects link the units to encourage application of learning and practice back at work. * Experienced trainers using a participative and practical style to create a stimulating, enjoyable and challenging learning environment * Cross fertilisation of ideas and feedback from peers in similar roles. The same participants and trainer will complete the series as a group


1. Using Resources Efficiently - 2 days

Setting aims, standards and targets Planning systems Managing time, deciding priorities Leadership Developing teams

2. Planning & Managing Change - 1 day

Using information to make decisions Strategies to manage change Planning change Problem solving skills

3. Getting the Most out of People - 2 days Motivate staff Delegation Designing jobs to motivate Interpersonal skills Giving & receiving feedback Managing your network Internal customers & suppliers

Date of next course:January 25th & 26th 2016, February 27th 2016 and March 30th and 31st 2016.

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