Are You Ready to Be a Supervisor

This course is intended for individuals who are considering a move into supervisory positions. It is designed to equip participants with a basic understanding of what supervisors do and what is involved in the transition to a supervisory role.

About the Course

Course Outline

Day 1
1. What’s so important about a first-line supervisor position?
2. Difficulty of transitioning to supervision
3. Do you want to become a supervisor?
4. Attributes of good supervisors
5. Core supervisory principles
6. Key challenges for new supervisors
7. Optional supervisory assessment tool
Day 2
1. Building relationships
2. Situational leadership
3. Improving your diagnostic and adaptive skills
4. Developing effective teams
5. Types of teams
6. Stages of team/group development
7. Managing conflict
8. Final exercise