A well structured and thought out course with practical scenarios and a knowledgeable trainer
Enjoyed the [Assertiveness] course. It gave me great confidence and skills to improve on
The trainer was brilliant from the beginning to end. I wouldn't change any of it.
Very happy with this [Assertiveness Skills] course, we were made to feel comfortable and able to participate. It has given me confidence that I can improve in getting my point across
Informative and attentive trainer, small group size was good
Assertiveness is regarded as an advanced form of communication skills. It also enables you to be a more confident individual who can deal effectively with difficult and challenging situations, in a respectful and controlled manner.
It is about understanding how to say the right thing at the right time, especially when interacting with an angry or difficult person.
This course is for anyone who has to deal with different personalities and difficult situations in the workplace – whether it is customers, colleagues or managers and want to be confident in what they say and do.
- What is assertive behaviour?
- Identifying passive, aggressive and passive aggressive behaviour
- Theories in assertiveness and Transactional Analysis
- Behaviour breed behaviour
- First impressions when communication
- Face to Face communication
- Human rights when being assertive
- Assertiveness models & techniques
For the full course outline please see below the booking section
Timings: The Assertiveness course starts at 9:30am and will finish around 4 / 4:30pm with 45 mins for lunch
Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid Online with Credit Card, via Bank Transfer or Cheque
One-to-one and private group courses are available for Assertiveness Training from £590 + VAT.
These courses are ideal if you cannot make one of the set course dates or if you want a different course outline/focus.
One-to-one and private group courses can be run at your offices or at our Manchester office.
To book please email email@example.com or call 0161 226 6032 to discuss your requirements.
Manchester: Our training centre is based at Manchester Science Park located just behind Manchester University Oxford Road campus. We are about a 15 minute walk from the city centre/ Oxford Road Train Station. Free visitor parking is available also.
Liverpool: The Assertiveness Training course in Liverpool is usually held at the Marriott Hotel City Centre, located opposite Lime Street Train Station and next to the bus station. Pay and Display parking is available on site.
Leeds: The Assertiveness Training Leeds is usually held at The Marriott Hotel on Boar Lane, it is a 5 minute walk from Leeds Train Station. Pay and Display parking is available near to the venue.
Understand the meaning of assertive behaviour
Clarify the characteristics of aggressive, passive and passive aggressive behaviour
Explore relevant theories behind assertiveness focusing on Transactional Analysis
Appreciate how important it is to create a positive first impression when communicating with others
Learn to how use your face-to-face communication skills so as to become a more effective communicator
Appreciate the importance of human rights when being assertive
We will look at and practice a three step model of assertiveness
We will explore other assertiveness techniques which can be applied in a variety of circumstances.