Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
All businesses need good leaders in order to be successful, and an effective team leader will make sure that their team is happy and motivated within the workplace. Capable, confident team leaders are also highly valued by any business. This comprehensive course is designed to give you a solid foundation in the understanding principles of team leading, business and effective communication, and will develop and improve your practical and communication skills in order to become a successful team leader and improve performance and morale within the workplace.
Capable, confident team leaders are highly valued by any business. This comprehensive course is designed to give you a solid foundation in the understanding principles of team leading, business and effective communication.
– Principles of team leading
This unit provides you with an understanding of leadership styles in organisations. You will develop knowledge of team dynamics and the techniques used to manage the work of teams. You will also gain an appreciation of the impact of change management and how a motivated team affects an organisation.
– Understand business
This unit equips you with an understanding of organisational structures and the business environment. You will gain knowledge in the principles of business planning and finance within an organisation, as well as business reporting, management responsibilities and accountabilities within an organisation.
– Understand how to communicate work-related information
In this unit, you will gain an understanding of the principles and techniques of work-related communication both verbally and in writing. I will also develop your knowledge of a range of documents required for different types of meetings in a business environment.
– Understand how to manage performance and conflict in the workplace
This unit enables you to develop your knowledge of team performance management through benchmarking. You will develop knowledge of managing individual under-performance and conflict in the workplace.
– Principles of equality and diversity in the workplace
This unit develops your understanding of standards and expectations for equality and diversity in the workplace. You will be able to identify the potential consequences for failing to comply with relevant legislation.
– Understand how to develop working relationships with colleagues
This unit provides you with an understanding of the principles of effective team working. You will be able to identify what is expected of a buddy and techniques for providing feedback.
– Understand health and safety procedures in the workplace
This unit aims to provide you with an understanding of individual health and safety responsibilities and laws affecting the workplace.
– Understand how to develop and deliver a presentation (Level 3)
This unit equips you with the principles underpinning the development and delivery of presentations. You will describe the advantages and limitations of various forms of media. You will also describe factors affecting contingency plans and different methods of evaluating presentations.
Each unit is assessed through short answer questions of at least one paragraph. Assessments are completed online via our online assessment platform or you can request paper-based assessments that you will need to post back to us.
You must be over 19 and have been resident in the UK for at least three years.
Aged 19 – 23 must hold a full Level 2 qualification.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course. This is a knowledge based qualification and therefore a good level of literacy, reading and writing is essential.
You can enrol onto other Level 2 subject specific qualifications or progress onto higher level courses.
Facilities and resources
For learners wishing to study fully online, full details on how to access the platform will be emailed after your induction call.
For those requesting workbooks with online assessments, your books will be posted to you after your induction call. Once you have received these you will be emailed full details to access the platform.
If you want to complete the paper-based assessments you will have the option to request these when you enrol.
Q: How long will this course take to complete?
A: This is a distance/home study course, so you can study at your own pace and at a time to suit you within a 16 week period. A subject specialist tutor will be allocated to you and you can email them should you have any questions relating to your course. It is important that you can work independently and be dedicated to set time aside each week for your studies, we recommend that you allow a minimum of 8 to 10 hours a week. Remember that your study time counts towards your CPD – Continuing Professional Development.
Q: How much does this course cost?
A: There is no cost for this qualification. However, if you do not complete your course inside the agreed timescale without a valid reason there will be a charge of £125.
Q: How do I apply?
A: To apply for this course click the Apply Now button or for further information call our Distance Learning Team on 01271 852354 or email email@example.com
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Why Petroc should be your first choice
Petroc offers high quality education and training across North and Mid Devon. We provide outstanding learning, excellent facilities, strong connections to employers and a supportive environment to help you fulfil your education goals and set you on your path to the career of your dreams.
We offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you can flourish and feel a valued member of the college and wider community.
Our teaching spaces and facilities are some of the best in the region, providing stimulating and true-to-life learning environments.
We’ll provide you with the experiences you need to be ready for employment or the next step on your educational journey.