Management and leadership training

EEF management training courses and leadership development programmes are suitable for first time managers, team leaders, supervisors and executives. All our courses are taught by highly knowledgeable professionals with years of industry experience. 

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ILM level 3 award in leadership and management

Duration
6 days
Members
£1055 +VAT
Non Members
£1245 +VAT

This six-day programme is designed to equip line managers with the necessary knowledge, skills and behaviours to be effective in their roles and make a full contribution to implementing their organisation's business plans. The course is accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and focuses on leadership and team skills, problem solving and motivation. The training is practical, participative, fun and linked back to the workplace to enable delegates to put their learning into practice.

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Dates & Locations

12, 19, 27 February 2019; 6, 14, 20 March 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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13, 19, 27 March 2019; 3, 10, 17 April 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3, 10, 17, 24 April 2019; 1, 8, May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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14, 21, 28 May 2019; 4, 11, 18 June 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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10, 17, 24, 31 October 2019; 7, 14 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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6, 13, 20, 27 November 2019; 4, 11 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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The new team leader

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

This course provides essential team leadership skills to those who are newly promoted to the role. This two-day programme develops and improves leadership skills to enhance effectiveness within the team and organisation, enabling new team leaders to step up to their new responsibilities.

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Dates & Locations

27-28 November 2018 Belfry Hotel
Cambridge
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27-28 November 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3-4 December 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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12-13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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22-23 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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30-31 January 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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6-7 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 February 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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20-21 March 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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21-22 May 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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4-5 June 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 June 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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16-17 July 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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7-8 August 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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18-19 September 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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29-30 October 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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12-13 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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2-3 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4-5 December 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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Coaching skills for managers

Duration
1 day
Members
£255 +VAT
Non Members
£299 +VAT

This one-day highly practical course will prepare managers and leaders to use a range of styles to support and develop their people for higher performance and productivity. By developing effective coaching skills, delegates will develop an effective method of developing individuals and teams to raise confidence and competence in the workplace.

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Dates & Locations

13 June 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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28 August 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Essential HR management skills

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

Training is tailored to your needs and delivered at your location or ours by EEF’s highly experienced HR and employment law specialists, with a wealth of experience of legislation and best practice. This two-day course is designed to provide managers with the essential management skills they need to effectively manage their teams. It covers all of the key HR areas from effective recruitment and selection through to ending the employment relationship. Case studies and practical exercises help delegates to effectively apply knowledge learned.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Finance for non-financial managers

Duration
1 day
Members
£255 +VAT
Non Members
£299 +VAT

This introductory finance course demystifies the language of finance to enable managers to contribute more effectively to business success.

Course details

Dates & Locations

13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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30 January 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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12 March 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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10 April 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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15 May 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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15 May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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13 June 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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10 July 2019 EEF Melton Mowbray office
Melton Mowbray
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1 August 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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9 October 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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18 November 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4 December 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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Handling difficult conversations

Duration
half a day
Members
£155 +VAT
Non Members
£175 +VAT

This half-day programme is for line managers, supervisors and HR professionals who have to conduct challenging conversations with staff, perhaps about their behaviour, results, or actions. It will also cover how to handle demanding and testing individuals. This course will equip managers with the necessary confidence, knowledge and skills to engage with people from a productive and focussed position.

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Dates & Locations

28 November 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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23 April 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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5 November 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Handling Disciplinary, Grievance and Underperformance Issues

Duration
1 day
Members
£295 +VAT
Non Members
£345 +VAT

This one-day course provides delegates with the skills and confidence to effectively deal with disciplinary, grievance and underperformance issues in line with current legal requirements and recognised best practice.

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Dates & Locations

There are no upcoming dates for this course. If you would like to be informed when the next dates are added or are interested in having this course run at one of your offices or sites, please get in touch.

Managing people for results

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£585 +VAT

This two-day course is for managers who want to review and update their leadership skills.

Course details

Dates & Locations

22-23 May 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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Stress management

Duration
1 day
Members
£245 +VAT
Non Members
£295 +VAT

This one-day course for managers, HR professionals and health and safety professionals identifies causes and symptoms of workplace stress and remedial measures to combat them. This practical course is includes scenario-based problem solving and risk assessment to enable to promote a proactive approach to stress management. This will help reduce work absence, which is frequently caused by stress-related conditions. With work related stress now high on the Health and Safety Executive’s agenda, the benefits of a proactive approach to stress management rather than a reactive approach are being increasingly recognised.

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Dates & Locations

4 December 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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22 January 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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9 April 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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29 April 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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14 May 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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24 June 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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10 September 2019 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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30 September 2019 EEF Sheffield office
Sheffield
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19 November 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

The new team leader

Duration
2 days
Members
£495 +VAT
Non Members
£590 +VAT

This course provides essential team leadership skills to those who are newly promoted to the role. This two-day programme develops and improves leadership skills to enhance effectiveness within the team and organisation, enabling new team leaders to step up to their new responsibilities.

Course details

Dates & Locations

27-28 November 2018 Belfry Hotel
Cambridge
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27-28 November 2018 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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3-4 December 2018 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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12-13 December 2018 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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22-23 January 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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30-31 January 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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6-7 February 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 February 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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20-21 March 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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21-22 May 2019 EEF London - training and conference centre
London
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4-5 June 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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11-12 June 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Gateshead office
Gateshead
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3-4 July 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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16-17 July 2019 EEF Bristol - training and conference centre
Bristol
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7-8 August 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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18-19 September 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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29-30 October 2019 EEF Technology Hub
Birmingham
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12-13 November 2019 EEF Reading
Reading
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2-3 December 2019 EEF Warrington office
Warrington
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4-5 December 2019 EEF Cambridge office
Cambridge
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

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