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Leadership and Management

  • About This Course
    A company is only as good as its management. No matter how great its staff are, a business can only thrive if its leadership is effective and strong. But what is good management? What skills do excellent leaders possess? And how can you ensure that the quality of management is maintained throughout an organisation? Leadership and Management is here to answer these questions and more. This course is a comprehensive overview of all things management that aims to teach you the secrets of quality leadership, whilst allowing you to practice the skills that are essential to any successful manager. Learn today with Leadership and Management, lead tomorrow. 

    Who is this course for?
    Leadership and Management is an online training course designed to help those who are new to a managerial or leadership role to develop the skills they will need to succeed in their career. More experienced managers or leaders may also find this course useful to top-up their pre-existing knowledge and skillset, whilst those who have started a new business may also stand to benefit from what Leadership and Management has to offer. 

    What will you get from this course?
    Upon course completion, you will have developed professional leadership and management skills. As a result, you’ll able to adopt an effective management style, establish growth and stability within your team and appropriately manage staff performance. 

    When you have completed this course, you will be able to:
    • Understand your organisation in detail and set appropriate strategies 
    • Build a set of core engaging values and a brand
    • Lead with charisma, conviction and integrity, supporting staff to achieve objectives 

    Course features 
    • Easy-to-navigate user dashboard where you can access your progress and test scores
    • Inventive, multimedia content for an engaging study programme
    • Adaptive technology for a personalised learning experience
    • Course material written by experts in the management field   
    • Downloadable audio transcripts and practice exercises 
    • Management dashboard feature where you can view a summary of staff engagement and review individual staff progress 
  • Course lessons
    • Course Introduction
    • Delivering Stability and Growth 
      • Strategy: setting a clear strategy and making strategic decisions  
      • Money: financial planning, budgeting, profit and managing investments 
      • Environment: the effect of external environments on organisations, analysing the environment to help with decision-making and sustainability 
      • Change: understanding, and making the most out of, change and understanding globalisation and technology 
      • Risk: understanding and managing risk and how attitudes and behaviour affect risk
    • Leadership and Management Style 
      • Personal Effectiveness: core aspects of good and effective management and building networks 
      • Communication and Culture: changing organisational culture and how to communicate
    • Managing Performance
      • Ethics: setting and maintaining standards and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
      • Organisational Structure: how to structure and make changes to an organisation 
      • People: understanding behaviour, attitudes and values and stakeholders 
      • Maximising Performance: setting direction, coaching and motivation
    • Course Conclusion
  • Accreditation

    This course has been accredited by Online Academies. On successful completion of this course you will be able to download or print off a PDF of your Online Academies Certificate (please note: you will also be given the opportunity to have a hard copy of the certificate printed off and posted out to you for a small additional charge). If you would like to view a sample of the certificate, please click here.

    On completion of your course you will also be able to have your certificate endorsed and accredited by the CPD Certification Service for recognised CPD Hours.

    The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996 as the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation of our courses.



    At the conclusion of each module there is a multiple choice question assessment. This will help you remember the main points of the lesson and act as a check that you have retained the essential knowledge and understanding of that particular section. The results can be seen instantaneously and you can correct wrong answers. When the result is satisfactory you can progress to the next module.

    Course Outcomes

    Once you have successfully completed all the modules for your course you will be awarded:

    A Diploma issued by Online Academies

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