Looking to improve your management skills?

How good a manager are you? In business, managers are responsible for motivating others and making sure things happen when they need to happen!

For business owners, looking to drive company growth at a time of economic uncertainty, one of the most important skills to develop – both in yourself and your employees – is the ability to manage others.

Yet, all too often, management training is overlooked.  

At Skills & Learning we are committed to offering a range of effective staff training solutions including Management and Leadership training.  Training is delivered by dedicated professional tutors with practical experience of working in a management role.

Skills & Learning offers an extensive range of continuous professional development and management courses and workshops. Whether experienced or a first time manager, to be highly effective, the role requires a wide range of core skills including:

  • Team Leading
  • Time Management
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Managing Performance
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • IT skills

Options include:

  • Accredited courses including the Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management
  • Single intensive yet practical bite size Train-&-Grow workshops
  • Bespoke to fill skills gaps and achieve business goals


Some of the many benefits to be gained from Skills & Learning’s programme of management training includes:

For business:

  • Improved achievement of strategic goals
  • A committed and loyal management team
  • Increased productivity and efficiency
  • Increased ability to respond to change
  • Improved competitiveness
  • Improved reputation

For individuals:

  • Having a real sense of worth within the organisation
  • Increased motivation and job satisfaction
  • Improved confidence in the ability to achieve goals within the business plan
  • Improved confidence to effectively manage the performance of others
  • Improved professionalism

As part of the Borough of Poole, the Skills & Learning team provides a reliable, cost effective and quality service that fully meets the training needs of individuals and business.

For more information on ILM courses please contact us on 01202 262302.