ILM Award in Leadership and Teamskills

This programme is designed for practising or aspiring team leaders and will provide a solid foundation in their formal development as a team leader.


Through two written assignments specific to your organisation.


Day 1


  • An outline of the qualification and related learning support available
  • Course aims
  • Assessment requirements
  • Roles and responsibilities of the learner, trainer and employer

Developing yourself as a team leader

  • The various roles, functions and responsibilities of a team leader
  • Limits of authority and accountability – how these are defined
  • Personal skills and abilities for effective team leading
  • Using reflective learning skills to improve performance
  • Areas of strength and possible improvement
  • Ways of obtaining feedback from others
  • Receiving and responding positively to feedback
  • Personal action planning techniques

Day 2

Leading your work team

  • Understanding the difference between Leadership and Management and the need for each of them
  • Characteristics of an effective leader and how these can be developed
  • Range of leadership styles and their uses, associated behaviours and potential impacts on individuals and outputs/performance
  • Identification, development and appropriate use of personal leadership styles
  • Characteristics of a team and how it differs from a work group
  • Benefits of team working to the organisation and the team members
  • Simple techniques for building an effective team
  • Characteristics of a self managed team and how it differs from a managed team
  • Team ownership of problem solving and decision making
  • Co-operation and communication within teams
  • Techniques to develop empowerment and job enrichment

Day 3

Improving performance in the work team

  • Dealing with poor performance
  • Improving ability
  • Can do will do
  • Analysing performance
  • Follow up
  • Motivation
  • Giving feedback
  • Coaching improvements
  • Disciplinary actions

All delegates will also receive a complimentary six month ILM membership with a further option to extend should they wish.

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Course Progression

We offer a full range of management courses, qualifications and apprenticeships.

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