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We specialise in management, communication, administration, writing and personal effectiveness training courses. Whether you want to make the most of a support meeting with your staff, to give a really impactful presentation, or improve your time management, the Centre was created to provide tools and techniques that will improve how you work.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Moving into Management: Taking on your first management role

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This two-and-a-half day management training course is specifically designed for those embarking on a new role in management. The content will develop confidence; knowledge and skills. It will focus on crucial people skills required to supervise and motivate teams. Delegates will leave with a bespoke development plan that will target the development of wider management skills appropriate to their role and industry.

  • Business writing skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    A two-day Business writing skills course specifically designed to give delegates a set of tools to ensure success in everyday writing tasks. The course content is aimed at developing skills and boost confidence in business writing and applying the basic rules of grammar and punctuation to different business written communications and to write clearly and concisely.

  • Assertiveness skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This one-day Assertiveness training covers the basics of assertiveness – what it is and the challenges people face when being assertive. It will provide the tools and skills needed to think and act more assertively. The course content is aimed at the development of knowledge and skills to communicate in a confident and positive way; with a focus on developing a personal style that will benefit delegates; their colleagues and their organisation.

  • Confident and effective presentations

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Giving a presentation can be a scary prospect – but this course will give delegates the confidence and presentation skills to become an effective speaker. And they will even have fun at the same time! Our presentation skills training courses are practical and fun; with lots of tips for calming nerves; developing presentation material and increasing impact. We keep the group size small; with no more than 8 delegates; so each delegate will get lots of personal attention; including video and feedback

  • Event management an introduction

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Whether it is a national conference; a training workshop; a public meeting; or a local fundraiser; events are the public face of your organisation. This one-day introduction to event management training course offers a practical guide; and you will leave with a toolkit that will help you organise future activities with confidence and flair.

  • Influencing skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This two-day Influencing skills training course will develop understanding of how influencing works; provide practical tips and techniques to aid delegates to become more influential and help work on building an effective personal influencing style

  • Handling difficult people and situations

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This conflict resolution training course will equip delegates with tools and techniques for dealing with different types of situation; giving them confidence and understanding needed for effective management of difficult situations. Delegates will learn how to effectively communicate with difficult team members whilst ensuring a positive outcome; all in a safe environment for discussing sensitive issues.

  • Report writing skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    High quality reports often form the basis of sound decision making within an organisation and being known as someone who can express information in a clear; unbiased way can do a lot for your reputation at work. Report writing is a skill that can be learned. This report writing course takes delegates through every stage from planning and structuring through to writing and presenting; and by the end of the day delegates will be much more confident report writers.

  • Team leader skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Our one-day Team leader skills training course gives new and aspiring team leaders the tools; techniques and models they need to be able to put together and lead an effective team that gets the work done. All aspects of team leadership are covered including recruitment; motivating and inspiring the team; the roles and responsibilities of the team leader; communication and the common challenges that team leaders will face.

  • Proofreading

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Good proofreading makes a valuable contribution to the clarity of your organisation’s written material. It is a tough discipline; but with the right approach anyone can become a competent proofreader by learning how to identify and correct writing mistakes. This proofreading course will give delegates lots of tips and leave with a clear understanding of how to proofread; with proofreading skills to put into practice straight away.

  • Project management

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This two-day Project management course looks at every aspect of managing a project. Delegates will work on their own case study; learning and applying the many tools and techniques involved. It will help delegates get more structure into the management of projects.

  • Personal effectiveness: be more confident at work

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    This course will help delegates find confidence in a range of situations – speaking up at meetings; giving presentations; attending networking events; asking for a rise or more holidays or just generally feeling more confident within a group.

  • Taking and writing effective minutes

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Effective minute-taking is vital to the efficient organisation and a good minute-taker can transform the effectiveness of a team. This one-day training course is a sound introduction to minute-taking and equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to write professional minutes with confidence. This is a hands-on course with practical exercises throughout the day to help you capture the essential information accurately.

  • Moving from manager to leader: taking on a senior management role

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Our senior management training courses in London are for new or aspiring senior managers and chief executives who have at least three years’ experience; with direct responsibility for managing both people and resources. In challenging times; it provides a much needed opportunity to focus on strategic skills; organisational understanding and capacity to lead and manage through change. It offers an excellent chance to reflect on experience with others who are similarly placed; tackle any difficulties; and raise performance and effectiveness even further.

  • Time management for administrators: managing time and workload

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Our Time management training courses for administrators look at what time management means and explores the key tools for managing our time. Participants are encouraged to keep a diary for a short period before the course and we will use this to analyse strengths and weaknesses. There are a range of practical tips; tools and techniques to help delegates prioritise and use time effectively as well as managing paperwork and the workstation.

  • Strategic planning and thinking skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Strategic planning is about getting your team; department or organisation where it needs to go. Starting from knowing where you are and moving to where you want to get to; this course takes delegates right through the strategic planning process with helpful tools; techniques and ideas for every stage to enhance strategic thinking skills.

  • Training the trainer

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Whether training is a big part of your role; or just a small aspect of your job; our two-day training the trainer training courses will help you design and deliver effective training programmes. You will gain confidence in how to present information effectively with variety and flair and acquire the skills to deal with the dynamics of group learning. Highly practical; the training the trainer training course will introduce you to new techniques; enhance your communication skills and provide lots of opportunities to ‘have a go’.

  • Time management for managers: work smarter; not harder

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    As Oscar Wilde said; “No man is rich enough to buy back his past.” Spending your time effectively will mean you get much more out of your life. It is the key to work life balance and wellbeing at work. Our Time management training courses show managers how to take a positive approach to time management. It highlights the skills and techniques required to make the most of every day; without feeling overwhelmed by work overload and the demands of their job and their team.

  • Moving up in management: extending your management skills

    Training Course | Centre for Strategy and Communication Ltd

    Often managers are in post for some years; without having any management training. They function well enough in role; and yet they may feel they have missed out on the opportunity to learn and develop new skills; and on some of the practical hints and tips around people management that would make things run more smoothly.