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Professional Development

Professional Development Short Courses

Geraldton Universities Centre, in consultation with the Mid West Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Pollinators, is now offering professional development short courses to the business community.  Save the time and travel of sending management to Perth with these quality training options.

Facilitated by Jill McCrum of JEM Training, each session will be highly interactive, providing practical tools and techniques to enable managers to excel.  Places are limited to only 16 people per course to ensure maximum participation and relevance to your own work situations and management challenges.

The first two short courses being offered are:

Thursday, 3 May – Having Difficult Conversations
Some conversations are difficult to have and many people are unsure how to approach them. It may be with a client, a colleague or a staff member. This program will help you identify the tools necessary to ensure those conversations go smoothly, effectively and end on a high note irrespective of content.

Thursday 31 May – Managing poor performance / effective delegation
Managing poor performance aims to assist managers to get the best from their staff using an easy to remember and apply formula – ACHIEVE™ It also provides a framework to directly identify and counter poor performance irrespective of the underlying cause. Effective Delegation explores some of the key principles of delegation and practical tips on how to delegate effectively.

Should sessions be oversubscribed, a second session may become available on the Friday.

Costs and inclusions
$385 (gst inc) per person for a full day (9am to 4pm), inclusive of morning tea and lunch, resources and certificate of participation.

TO BOOK, complete the form below.  Please note, you will be emailed an invoice following your online booking which must be paid before your spot in the course is confirmed.

PD Sessions

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What else would you like to see?

GUC also plans to run further professional development sessions in July and August.  If you would like to suggest topics that would be of interest to you and your business, please email natalien@guc.edu.au