greenshoots | Moving to Management
Course Overview


This course is for anyone who is shortly to move into or has recently moved into a managerial
role. It provides an overview of many essential managerial topics and gives a great foundation
for future development.


There is lots of time for group discussion and interaction allowing delegates to discuss topics
in detail which will help them embed the learning.  This workshops also comes with a 1 hour
follow up coaching session via phone or skype for each delegate to discuss their actions and outcomes.



Course Prerequisites


There are no prerequisites for delegates to attend this workshop. 



Overall Aim


For delegates to understand what management really is and what tools they have to help them on their journey.




  • To be able describe the different roles that a manager provides

  • To demonstrate what your preferred team role is and why these roles should be considered

  • To understand how to build good working relationships within a team

  • To demonstrate the different techniques for distributing tasks and monitoring progress

  • To describe the different stages that a team will go through



Course Breakdown


Section 1
  • What does management mean to you?

  • What does a good manager look like?

Section 2
  • Skills an attributes of a effective manager

  • Power, authority and influence

  • Analysis of your own management skills

  • Management styles – which style best suits you?

Section 3
  • Creating and managing an effective team

  • Qualities and Characteristics of high-performing teams

  • Analysing team roles and effectively managing their performance

Section 4
  • Influencing and working with others

  • Communication theories and their application

  • What Motivates people? Putting the theories into practice

  • Managing and Monitoring performance

  • Setting SMART targets and objectives

  • Handling difficult situations

Section 5
  • Creating an action plan

  • Working with SMART objectives

  • Follow up and feedback



This workshop is limited to a maximum of eight delegates and we encourage casual dress for the day. The workshop does incorporate an element of pre-course reading which is essential to its success. All learning materials and full support materials are provided via access to our virtual learning environment together with online evaluation and post-course follow-up.



Moving to management

2010 - present

2010 - present

Creating flexiblity through customisation

The workshops above costs £950 + VAT based on a maximum group size of 12 delegates.


We probably can’t provide all of the answers to all of your questions online so please call us on 0333 344 4031  to discuss your requirements.


The workshop content above is provided purely as a guide as all Green Shoots Learning courses are customised to best suit your business requirements. Pre-workshop consultancy is provided for all bookings, either in person or over the telephone where we will work with you to build in your company procedures and best practice.  


All workshops and courses include full support materials accessed from e-learning platform, note-pad and pen, all exercises and any printed handouts required for the day, on-line evaluation, personal action cards, individual 4 week delegate follow up and a full post-workshop Client report.


Our workshops can be run on-site or at a convenient public location (we will even sort out room hire for you if needed), across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

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