Introduction to Team Leading

Are you a new team leader or would you like to move into the team leader role and need line management training? This practical short course will give you the skills you need to successfully lead a team.

Introduction to Team Leading

Introduction to Team Leading

If you are aspiring to become a team leader or have been newly appointed to a team leader or line manager role then this one-day practical workshop is an excellent introduction to the interpersonal skills needed to succeed in your new job role. You will learn through practical examples how to get the most out of your team, effective communication skills and how to plan and organise the work of your team. Our experienced trainer will take you through the expectations for team leader and explain how to effectively perform this role. You will also prepare a personal development plan during the day that supports your ongoing development and career growth.

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The Introduction to team leading and line management training is a highly interactive day so be prepared for group work and practical examples.

During the course you will gain a greater understanding of:

  • The role of a team leader and how it fits in within the wider organisation
  • A valuable insight into transitioning from colleague to team leader
  • Appreciation of the skills necessary to be a successful line manager and practical tips to dealing with different situations
  • How to get the best from individuals and teams
  • How to plan and organise the work of your team
  • How to communicate for impact

In order to get the most out of the Introduction to Team Leading short course you should already have some experience of line management or leading a team and/or be able to relate to the team leader role within your own workplace. You will get the most out of the course if you are able to bring real world examples to the group discussions and case studies where your understanding of the role of the team leader will be greatly enhanced.

At the end of the day's training you will have a comprehensive understanding of the role of the team leader and the most effective techniques needed to lead a team. You will receive a certificate of completion from PSP and a course manual to solidify your learning.

During the training you will also set your own personal development plan with input from your course trainer. 

Initially ‘inducted’ into work by the UK military and thereafter working within further and higher education and the charity sectors, our trainer is a globally experienced leader with a track record of accomplishment in delivering cultural transformations and service realignments within highly complex organisational structures. Her areas of expertise include;

  • Globally Dispersed Team Leadership: Providing motivational leadership and oversight to cross-functional teams, inspiring staff to deliver above expectations through continual team engagement and development strategies
  • Organisational Change & Process Re-engineering: Challenging the status quo within established structures and systems, targeting key opportunities to transform operating models and streamline operations to turn around operations and ensure service quality
  • Performance Measurement & Enhancement: Driving the design and integration of comprehensive data analysis, trend forecasting and performance assessment tools to clearly identify critical needs for change and improvement in the development of corporate policy and organisational growth
  • Strategic Leadership: Performing comprehensive assessments of organisational practices and processes, driving the implementation of best practices within global teams to enhance efficiency
  • Corporate Management & Governance: Building and maintaining strong relationships and strategic partnerships to guide the successful delivery critical enhancements to client service, staff engagement, performance management and governance processes.

In 2017, Carole completed her Doctorate in Business Studies specialising in understanding how people make sense of work within complex environments.  She is using her expertise and knowledge to support organisations develop high performing and resilient teams and to lead complex transformation projects.

All of our face-to-face training courses take place at our learning centre in Spalding, Lincolnshire. The environment is extremely comfortable, studious and professional and course numbers for management courses are capped at only 12 candidates per course allowing candidates to benefit from a high level of personal coaching from your trainer.

Our purpose built Learning Centre benefits from;

  • 65" touch screen with built-in camera for video conferencing
  • 9ft telescopic projector screen
  • Individual desktop power points for laptops and chargers (no additional charge)
  • Printer for any additional course notes
  • Temperature controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Comfy break out areas for group work
  • Separate board room is available to hire for wraparound staff meetings etc.
  • Free on-site parking

We have an onsite technical team and concierge to ensure that your day goes without a hitch and create an optimum learning environment.

All courses are delivered with a free lunch provided onsite and free tea, coffee and soft drinks available throughout the day.


£415 + VAT