Leading the team

Aspiring engineering manager

The first big step change in any career is moving from working as an individual or part of a team to leading others and having to achieve results through their efforts rather than just your own.

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Members: £495 + VAT
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Aspiring engineering manager
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£495.00 £445.50 Plus vat
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£595.00 £535.50 Plus vat


The first big step change in any career is moving from working as an individual or part of a team to leading others and having to achieve results through their efforts rather than just your own.

This programme provides the perfect grounding for just such situations by introducing participants to a range of theories, models and disciplines that anyone aiming for leadership in the short term future can begin to put into practice. By helping them to apply these it will enable them to demonstrate they are ready to step up and equip them with a solid foundation to build upon so get them off to a flying start once they move into their first managerial/leadership role.

Who should attend?

The programme would suit anyone likely to take up a first management/leadership role in the next 6 to 12 months or anyone who has ambitions to move into management/leadership sooner rather than later.

How will I benefit?

After the course you will be able to:

Become aware of the key factors involved in making a successful transition from individual to leader/manager
Have considered their own and the organization’s values and how these may drive leadership style
Better understand their own behavioural style, the impact this has on others and how this may affect their path into leadership
Have further developed some essential leadership skills eg assertiveness and effective meeting management 
Have produced a clear personal learning/development plan to help with their leadership aspirations

Contributes 7 CPD hours

Key topics

- Personal Attitude

- Behavioural Styles

- Transition to Leadership

- Values (Personal & Company)

- Assertiveness-

- Making meetings work

- Creating You – the Leader

- Handling Conflict

Mapped against UK- SPEC competencies: E, D and C

  1. Professional commitment - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: ‘Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment’
  2. Communication and inter-personal skills - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills’
  3. Responsibility, management or leadership - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Provide Technical and commercial leadership’

Meet our trainers

These trainers regularly teach Aspiring engineering manager.

  • Andy Webber

    Andy Webber

    Andy is a professional facilitator with over 15 years of experience in coaching, mentoring, consulting and delivering training.
  • Eddie Winton

    Eddie Winton

    Eddie is an accomplished leader, having occupied a range of managerial positions over 20 years in a number of large national and international organisations.

We offer in house training

Tell us your team's CPD needs and we'll come to you with a specialised training programme, customised for your engineering sector.
Contact our advisors if you need help finding the most appropriate training for your team.


At a glance

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    1 day
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  • UK-Spec:
    E, D, C

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11 Oct 2018 Bring a colleague for free

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