Introduction to Supervision


Town Campus, Erris Street, Cromwell

One day (9.00am - 3.00pm)
Friday 12 November
Please email to register your interest (there is a limit of 30 places on this course)

This short course will introduce those new to a supervisory role with foundation skills for success as a supervisor. 

  • Motivation and delegation techniques 
  • Understanding personality types 
  • Guiding and managing work tasks 
  • Cultural differences - dealing with staff from different cultures/backgrounds 
  • Conflict management skills 
Learning outcomes 

At the end of this one-day workshop, you will:

  • understand and be able to apply (in a work setting) the basic principles of motivation, delegation and conflict management 
  • have strategies to engage with people of different cultures and personalities 
  • have practised resolving low-level conflicts. 
For more information 

Phone 0800 765 9276 



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