Business Acumen for Supervisors and Managers

Start date: 21 May 2021

Duration: 6 Days. 9am - 5pm. 21.05.21, 04.06.21, 18.06.21, 02.07.21, 16.07.21, 30.07.21

Location: Virtually

Certificate: QQI Level 6 Certificate in Business Management

Cost: Skillnet Members: €955. Non Members: €1,250

Programme overview

The purpose of this QQI Level 6 award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in the principles and practice of management within the business environment to enable the learner to develop management skills to work independently or within a supervisory capacity.

This Business Acumen Programme will provide selected candidates with an in depth practical and theoretical understanding of the role and function of management in the business environment. Participants will learn skills and techniques will help them to communicate effectively, motivate others and improve motivation to meet future challenges
and increased responsibilities. The incorporates practical (virtual)classroom-based training with assignments linked to certification to cement learning.

Programme duration: 6 Days

This programme will provide training across the following areas:

• Professional Presentation Skills
• Managing Challenging Conversations & Advanced Coaching Skills
• Establishing a Business Mindset
• Business Writing Skills
• Strategic Management
• Leadership Awareness

You will learn how to:

• Identity the elements of a company profile withing the construction sector
• Analyse the competitive environment for your company
• Use the role of the business manager as an agent for change
• Investigate strategies for change within the construction sector
• Identify the role and responsibilities of key stakeholders in the business, particularly the role of HR
• Distinguish between management and leadership