Instructor-Led Training Programs: Leadership and Supervisory Skills

Typically, those chosen for leadership positions in companies are the high performers who have been promoted up through the ranks. They know their jobs well and have obviously demonstrated some leadership qualities. While this is true, it’s also equally true these individuals have never been trained in and equipped with the supervisory skills that will allow them to motivate and inspire their teams. As a result they manage from a style that has been effective in motivating themselves to success and they don’t understand or acknowledge the differences in the way people work.

In providing them with the knowledge on how to lead, you help your management team become better leaders and your company grows. To assist your leadership, you may choose from any of our Leadership and Supervisory Skills programs. You can even have these instructor-led training programs customized for your organization.

All training programs are designed and led by our professional trainer who has over 15 years of practical business experience within the Training and Organizational Development field and holds several training program certifications including Achieve Global, DDI, and The Ken Blanchard Companies.  We are also authorized to deliver Situational Leadership II and Introduction to Leadership II on behalf of The Ken Blanchard Companies.

Select from the following instructor-led training programs.

Supervisor Essentials (1 Day) – New supervisors or managers will learn the critical basics, including:

  • Legal considerations (employment law)
  • The hiring and interview process
  • Performance management
  • Employee disciplinary process

Performance Management (2 Days) – Develop and apply skills to address all phases of the performance management process, including:

  • Goal setting
  • Development planning
  • Ongoing performance management documentation
  • Writing effective reviews
  • Conducting performance review conversations

Introduction to Coaching (1 Day) – Develop and practice behavioral coaching skills through videotaped role play and peer feedback:

  • Review the importance of coaching and conversation preparation
  • Learn a six-step coaching process
  • Distinguish between different types of coaching situations

Note:  The Introduction to Coaching program is required for you to utilize the coaching component of our instructor-led training programs.


Situational Leadership II® (2 Days)Situational Leadership® II (SLII®) is the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and practical method of effectively managing and developing people, time, and resources in the world. SLII provides leaders with a model and the tools for creating open communication and developing self-reliance in those they manage. It is designed to increase the frequency and quality of conversations about performance and development. As a result, competence is developed, commitment is gained, and talented individuals are retained.

Leadership Series (Multiple 90-Minute Modules) – Strengthen leadership capability through a series of 90-minute modules that focus on “real world” application.  Topics include:

  • Building effective teams
  • Providing constructive feedback
  • Motivating employees
  • Effective delegation
  • Managing employee development

Learn more about how our Leadership and Supervisory Skills training programs can benefit your organization. Click here to schedule your Free 30-Minute Review.