Planning and Allocating Work

Course Cost: 25
Course duration: 4 Hours

This short Planning and Allocating Work auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need to understand the core skills needed to deal with management responsibilities and to develop as a leader.

A great addition to your CV, to show your commitment to developing as an aspiring manager, the Planning and Allocating Work programme is also beneficial for general knowledge and working environments.

Completed online with auto-marked assessments, the Planning and Allocating programme can be completed in your own time.

“Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out”- Stephen Covey, leading author, entrepreneur and keynote speaker

After successfully completing the course, you will receive a certificate of participation in this subject area which can boost career prospects and opportunities in a variety of fields.

This course will enable you to develop knowledge and understanding of how to plan and allocate work as required by a practising or potential first line manager:

Section 1: Project planning and performance monitoring

In this section, you will learn about setting SMART objectives for your team to achieve its targets, action planning and how to monitor a planned activity.

Section 2: Allocating work

This section covers how to identify the resources that are needed to complete a planned activity and how to assess and support team performance in achieving objectives.

Section 3: Managing team performance

You will learn how to identify possible causes of variance and actions to overcome them, as well as how to identify ways to improve performance to meet objectives.