IOM3 Certificate in Management - course details

1. Management skills: Performance Management Foundation

Day One

Course aims

This intensive one-day workshop is designed to develop practical skills in managing others.  It deals with Leadership and management styles, managing performance through motivation, coaching and setting SMART objectives

Target Audience

Managers and supervisors present and aspiring, who want to better understand different leadership styles and how to help themselves and their staff reach their potential.

Course outline

This course is a one-day training course structured into 8 modules.  This can be taken as a standalone course or it is part one of the two day Management Skills Programme which are the Mandatory Modules of the IOM3 Certificate in Management.

Module 1                    Course Introduction

Module 2                    Leadership Vs Management

Module 3                    Learning

Module 4                    Motivation

Module 6                    Coaching

Module 7                    Setting SMART objectives

Module 8                    Your Personal Action Plan

2. Management Skills Beyond the Basics 

Day Two

Course Aims

This intensive one-day workshop is designed to develop practical skills in managing staff beyond the basics.  It creates an understanding of delegation, communication and assertiveness as a basis for lessons on giving feedback and performance counselling.  There is also treatment, via short case studies, of a number of common difficult scenarios, and ends with an extremely useful section which deals with development of delegates general management skills.

Target Audience

Managers and supervisors present and aspiring, who want to better understand different leadership styles and how to help themselves and their staff reach their potential.

Course outline

This course is a one-day training course structured into 9 modules.  This can be taken as a standalone course or it is part two of the two day Management Skills Programme which are the Mandatory Modules of the IOM3 Certificate in Management.

Module 1                    Your Personal Action Plan

Module 2                    Course Introduction

Module 3                    Delegation

Module 4                    Communication

Module 5                    Assertiveness, Aggressiveness and Passivity

Module 6                    Giving Feedback

Module 7                    Performance Counselling

Module 8                    Dealing with difficult Situations: Case Studies

Module 9                    Practical Ideas to Develop Your Management Skills

 

3. Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Course Aims

This is a one-day Training Course highlighting the technical terms and what they mean as well as gaining a practical insight into how financial principles apply to business. You will appreciate the likely financial effects of proposed changes or variable levels of performance, enhancing your decision making and simplifying the roles of other management functions

Target Audience

Managers and supervisors present and aspiring, who want to better understand how to manage from a financial aspect.

Course outline

This course is a one-day training course structured into 13 modules.  This can be taken as a standalone course or it can be chosen to be one of the Optional Modules of the IOM3 Certificate in Management.

Module 1                    Introduction and Course Overview

Module 2                    Your role In Your Company Finances

Module 3                    What is Finance?

Module 4                    Getting to Know the Players

Module 5                    Record Keeping Terminology

Module 6                    The Balance Sheet

Module 7                    Profit and Loss Statement

Module 8                    Cash Flow Statement

Module 9                    Analysing Financial Statements

Module 10                  Budget Basics

Module 11                  The Human Aspect

Module 12                  Finance Jeopardy

Module 13                  Workshop Wrap-up

4. Project Management Fast Track

Course Aims

This is a one-day training course structured into 14 modules

This highly intensive one-day training course teaches delegates basic project management techniques, and is intended to familiarise delegates with common terms and tools so that they can manage projects more effectively.

Target Audience

Anyone with little or no knowledge of project management tools or techniques but who has become involved with projects and needs to acquire a basic understanding, in the shortest possible time.

Course outline

This course is a one-day training course structured into 14 modules.  This can be taken as a standalone course or it can be chosen to be one of the Optional Modules of the IOM3 Certificate in Management.

Module 1                    Course Overview and Learning Objectives

Module 2                    Defining Projects and Project Management

Module 3                    How Can Projects Help Me?

Module 4                    A Project's Life Cycle

Module 5                    Project Goals

Module 6                    Using a Target Chart

Module 7                    Preparing Your Project

Module 8                    What Really Needs to be Done?

Module 9                    The Work Breakdown Structure

Module 10                  Scheduling and Planning

Module 11                  Project Risks

Module 12                  Execution Phase

Module 13                  Closing Out a Project

Module 14                  Your Personal Action Plan

 

5. Effective Change Management

Course Aims

This one-day workshop is designed to enhance delegates' understanding of change, to make them better equipped to analyse the factors at play in their own particular circumstances, and to adopt practical strategies to deal with resistance.

Target Audience

Managers and supervisors present and aspiring, who want to be able to deal effectively with the consequences of, and manage the process of, change.

Course outline

This course is a one-day training course structured into 11 modules.  This can be taken as a standalone course or it can be chosen to be one of the Optional Modules of the IOM3 Certificate in Management.

Module 1                    Course Overview

Module 2                    What is Change?

Module 3                    The Change Cycle

Module 4                    Who Moved My Cheese?

Module 5                    The Pyramid Response to Change

Module 6                    A Four Room Apartment

Module 7                    Dealing with Resistance

Module 8                    Strategies for Dealing With Change

Module 9                    Managing Anger

Module 10                  Managing Stress

Module 11                  Your Personal Action Plan