Understanding Leadership

Course Cost: 25
Course duration: 4 Hours

This short Understanding Leadership auto-marked programme will give you the knowledge you need in order to understand the core skills essential in assuming management responsibilities – providing you with the tools to further develop as an effective leader.

A great addition to your CV, highlighting your ongoing commitment to developing as a manager, this programme is also beneficial for general knowledge and for implementation in working environments.

This course is also a great introduction to our Level 2 Team Leading Distance Learning Course.

Completed online with auto-marked assessments, this 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 allow you to develop a valuable range and understanding of leadership skills which are essential in a practising or a potential first line manager:

Section 1: Leadership styles

This section will develop your understanding of leadership styles, including the different types of leadership, the roles and responsibilities of leaders and the effects of different leadership styles on individual and group behaviour

Section 2: Developing an effective leadership style

In this section, you will assess your own leadership qualities and potential, and will consider ways of enhancing your own leadership behaviour.