Course summary
Length: 1 day
Price: 649 GBP excl. VAT
Location: London
Next available date: 06/12/2017 - London

Course Description

IET Courses

Starting out in management - 1-day course

This course from the IET is designed to teach participants how to manage people more effectively – whether you are a first-time manager in engineering and technology or you’re just looking to refresh skills. Participants will be introduced to management techniques for building strong working relationships and getting the best performance from a team. 

On this course you will learn to:

  • identify management styles
  • identify individuals’ behaviours within a team and adapt your management style to suit
  • improve the dynamics of a team
  • successfully lead and manage teams
  • delegate and motivate individuals.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Anyone who is new or is looking to be promoted to, a managerial role. This course would also be good for existing managers, wanting to refresh their skills.

The course is relevant to managers in engineering and technology, as it links to section C of the Engineering Council’s UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC).

Training Course Content

  • What is a manager
  • Manager versus leadership
  • Action Centred Leadership® – John Adair
  • Management styles
  • Bruce Tuckman’s Forming, Storming, Performing
  • Motivation – Alderfer and Maslow
  • Delegation


The cost of this course is £649 + VAT. Early bird discounts and member prices can apply.
Contact the IET for details.

This course can also be delivered in-house,
Contact the IET for more information if you wish to arrange this course on your premises.

Provider: The Institution of Engineering and Technology - IET

The Institution of Engineering and Technology - Professional Development Courses

The IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) offers industry recognised professional training courses in a range of areas starting from business & management, mentoring to project management and PRINCE2. The courses can be offered in the form of classroom based...

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