Women In Leadership Programme

Women in leadership course
Conferences | Workshops

This fully funded 3-day course is for women in small and medium-sized enterprises working in management or leadership roles, or aspiring to be, who want to develop their capability to manage and lead. Multiple dates available from November 2019 to July 2020.

This course in run by the Nottingham Business School as part of the Priority Skills for D2N2 SMEs project, which is part-funded by the European Social Fund.

This programme is part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF)

  • From: Tuesday 5 November 2019, 9.30 am
  • To: Thursday 12 March 2020, 4 pm
  • Registration: 9.15 am
  • Location: TBC, NTU City Campus, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Wednesday 1 July 2020, 12.00 am

Event details

Nottingham Trent University is delivering a fully funded 3-day management & leadership programme for women in small and medium-sized enterprises.

It has been designed for women working in management or leadership roles, or those aspiring to be, who want to develop their careers and their capability to manage and lead within their organisation.

The programme provides valuable, accredited professional development and is designed to be supportive and accessible to those with no higher education experience.

Course benefits

  • Get greater clarity on career goals, and better capability to manage and lead within your organisation
  • Get a university-accredited professional development course for your CV
  • Earn credits toward a further postgraduate programme such as a Masters or postgraduate diploma or certificate

The course will be repeated over multiple cohorts between November 2019 and July 2020. Each course will consist of 3 dates run by the Nottingham Business School.

Cohort 1Cohort 2Cohort 3Cohort 4
5 November
19 November
3 December
6 January
7 January
8 January
4 February
18 February
3 March
13 February
27 February
12 March

Spaces for each cohort are limited and attendance will be confirmed by the course team. Please follow the register links and a member from our team will respond to confirm your place on the most suitable date. 

Email us at wil@ntu.ac.uk if you have any further questions.

Additional course dates will be added for future cohorts.

Programme

What will the course cover?

In a supportive environment focusing on practical issues facing women in SMEs, the course will cover a number of topics including:

  • How gender differences in leadership tendencies impact the way women lead
  • Effective leadership and management techniques that support employee engagement and performance at an individual, team and organisational level
  • Management and leadership issues and trends in organisations
    Learning strategies to support your development as a leader.

What will I get out of it?

  • Greater clarity on career goals, and better capability to manage and lead within your organisation
  • A university-accredited professional development programme for your CV
  • Credits toward a further postgraduate programme such as a Masters or postgraduate diploma or certificate

What will I do?

In addition to attending the three full-day workshops, you will complete a Personal Development Plan and a report exploring a leadership or management issue within your organisation with practical recommendations for improvement. Three confidential, career coaching sessions are offered to support you in your ongoing career development.

Location details

Address:

NTU City Campus
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

Parking:

Parking is available across Nottingham City Centre either on-street or in car parks.

For more information, visit the Nottingham City Council website.

Still need help?

High Level Skills Central Team
0115 878 8899