This course is suitable for students aged 19 and over.
This qualification is designed to provide an introduction to the roles and functions of a team leader, as well as exploring issues such as accountability and authority limitations. It will also cover key topics, such as motivating teams and planning and monitoring their work.
This course is suitable for those who are new to a Team Leading role or those hoping to become a Team Leader in the future.
When will I start the course and how long will it take?
This course has flexible start dates throughout the year.
The flexibility of the course allows you to learn at your own pace and is estimated to take up to 170 study hours to complete.
What will I study?
You will gain the knowledge and understanding required to successfully lead a team.
Units covered include:
- Principles of team leading
- Understand business
- Understand how to communicate work-related information
- Understand how to manage performance and conflict in the workplace
How is it assessed?
This is an online distance learning course which is assessed through a series of online assessments and with no formal exams.
Full tutor support will be provided by the College throughout the course and you will be able to contact your tutor via telephone and email.
You will complete the course on an interactive, online learning platform and upon successful completion you will be awarded with a nationally recognised qualification and a certificate of achievement by NCFE.
Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?
No previous qualifications are necessary, although some basic computer skills are required.
This course is suitable for anyone that is looking to advance their career to a more senior role, or those wishing to progress onto further education.
What are the course fees?
Our distance learning courses are free to those who meet certain eligibility criteria*.
To be eligible for funding you must be:
- A UK resident
- Aged 19 or over (those aged 19-23 must have already achieved at least a full level 2 qualification)
*The college will carry out a simple funding assessment to check eligibility.
Please note, there will be a charge of £90 if you do not complete the course.
What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?
This course provides fantastic progression on to further distance learning courses depending on your career aims, such as the level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Customer Service.
Take a look at our full range of distance learning courses here.
I’m interested in this course, what do I do next?
If you would like to submit an application to study this course, simply fill in our online form here. However, if you still have questions in relation to this course and wish to receive further information, please submit your enquiry here.
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Programmes funded by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s Adult Education Budget are available to study here. Please visit Learner Services for further information about the financial support available to you.