Management and Leadership for Engineering and Technical Professionals
This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 12, 500 for one week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 1250 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Engineers, IT professionals, scientists, and other technically competent professionals in Asia in, or newly promoted to, management positions, or who wish to prepare themselves for such a transition.
Course Brief: Technically competent engineering and information technologies professionals in Asia and throughout the world face new challenges when they move into management positions. They need to address people issues involving their staffs (and people in other departments within their organizations), business issues in understanding their department’s role in the context of organizational business goals and strategies, and leadership issues in staff motivation and extending influence throughout an organization.
This specialized course in Management and Leadership for Engineering and Technical Professionals provides the knowledge and skills that technical professionals need to be effective managers. Participants who complete this program will be better-equipped to handle interpersonal issues, address departmental matters both operationally and strategically, improve their staff members’ motivation, and ensure that their departments’ activities are in alignment with their organizations’ goals.