Planning and Allocating Work
Business & Professional
What is the course about?
This short distance learning programme will build your knowledge of the core skills needed to plan projects and to monitor and manage performance. You will learn how to help your team achieve targets, identify the resources needed to complete a planned activity, and identify potential obstacles.
Why should I choose the course?
This is a flexible course allowing you to learn from your own home, in your own time. Completing this course will allow you to develop key skills in planning and allocating work, which may help you to progress within your organisation. Studying with Warrington & Vale Royal College means you will have access to award-winning learning and assessment materials.
What will I learn?
You will cover the following modules throughout the course:
Section 1: Project planning and performance monitoring
In this section, you will learn about setting SMART objectives for your team to achieve its targets, action planning, and how to monitor a planned activity.
Section 2: Allocating work
This section covers how to identify the resources that are needed to complete a planned activity and how to assess and support team performance in achieving objectives.
Section 3: Managing team performance
You will learn how to identify possible causes of variance and actions to overcome them, as well as how to identify ways to improve performance to meet objectives.
What will the course lead on to?
We offer a wide range of continuing professional development (CPD) courses at the college. For more information, please visit our website or contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or email@example.com.
Are there any links with industry and university?
All modules will be linked to generic business needs as well as personal development needs.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no specific entry requirements, but you should have access to and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.
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