Assertive supervision

Course description

Domain:Supervisor skills
Type:Intermediate course

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As supervisors, it is vital that we have the ability to assert ourselves - to enable us to achieve our goals effectively and efficiently.  For some people it comes naturally, but the good news is that assertiveness can be learnt!

This workshop is designed for staff in supervisory roles seeking to improve their assertiveness and will focus on useful strategies to ensure effective communication.

Type of course


Who should attend

Managers and supervisors wishing to develop their assertiveness.

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What you will learn

This workshop is designed to provide participants with the tools to supervise assertively by:

  • Understanding the importance and impact that assertiveness has on supervisor roles and responsibilities
  • Learning and practising techniques and tactics for assertive communication
  • Becoming comfortable with being uncomfortable

Upcoming events

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