Strategic Management Course

Duration :1 - 2 DaysCost: From £550
Venues :UK Wide & Online

Strategic Management Course

Develop your strategic thinking and leadership skills with this 2 Day Strategic Management course. Learn to make data-driven decisions, delegate effectively, and build a high-performing team.

Strategic Leadership Course

Strategic management knowledge empowers you to become a more effective business leader, manager, and overall professional.

This comprehensive 2 day Strategic Management course equips you with the tools and techniques to become a confident and effective leader, make sound decisions and navigate the complexities of the business world.

Develop Your Strategic Management Skills

On this 2 day training course you learn how to bridge the gap between your vision and reality by understanding how decisions impact daily operations and crafting a unifying vision to inspire your team.

You'll delve into strategic analysis to assess your team's strengths and navigate the broader business landscape, make informed decisions and drive results.

Develop your problem-solving skills to set strategic objectives and craft a clear business plan.

Learn how you can overcome communication barriers and leverage body language for maximum impact.

We'll equip you with conflict resolution techniques, coaching strategies and skills to master delegation to empower your team and foster a culture of open feedback with effective strategies, driving continuous improvement.

This is a practical course where you will get tools and techniques to transform you into a strategic leader.

Strategic Management Course Objectives

During this 2 day course you will develop skills and techniques to help you:

  • Leading Strategically
  • Applying Strategic Thinking Tools
  • Mastering Delegation
  • Communication Skills
  • Coaching Skills
  • Creating a Feedback Culture

See further down the page for a full outline or download the PDF here

Optional: Executive DISC assessment and extra coaching session to analyse the results also available.

Who Should Attend This Strategic Leadership Course?

This course is ideal for mid to high level managers and directors or entrepreneurs looking to improve their strategic thinking and management skills. 

Why M Training's Strategic Management Course?

  • Convenient locations in Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds and online
  • We provide one-to-one and private group courses throughout the UK and online
  • Delegate manuals provided
  • Lunch & refreshments provided (when courses are held at our offices)
  • 3 Months Online Support
  • Certificate of achievement
  • Tailored Course Content
  • Expert Trainers
  • Custom Content
  • Learn Practical Skills
  • Pay By Invoice

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One-to-one and private group classroom Strategic Management training courses are available from £590 + VAT for 1 day.

Online private Strategic Management Courses are available from £550 + VAT (1 day).

We are happy to run private Strategic Management courses at your offices anywhere in the UK, at our Manchester training rooms, or at a venue to suit you.

To enquire about a private Strategic Management course please complete the form below.

Private Strategic Management Course

Strategic Management Course Outline

  • Leading Strategically

    • Identifying the impact of strategy on operational activity
    • Aligning the organisation's vision with reality
    • Revisiting the desired competencies, behaviours and values
    • Bringing all of this together with vision and purpose
  • Applying Strategic Thinking Tools

    • Understanding the steps to strategic thinking
    • Positioning yourself within the four cycles of operational effectiveness
    • Assessing your team/department through SWOT
    • Decoding your environment with PESTLE
    • Identifying problems and making the right decision
    • Setting strategic objectives
    • Creating a business plan
    • Communicating your business plan
  • Delegation

    • Types of delegation
    • The 7 ways to delegate work, tasks or projects
    • Effective delegation techniques and strategies
    • Analysing your own current workloads where you should delegate but you don’t
  • Communication

    • The importance of effective communication at work and the effects of poor communication
    • Possible barriers to communication and methods to overcome them
    • Ways to ensure effective communication in the workplace
    • Non-verbal communication –body language & tonality
    • Effects of attitudes, perception and cultures on the interpretation of non-verbal messages
    • The types of conflict that exist and specific strategies to handle each one
    • Thomas-Kilmannconflict assessment –how do you currently manage conflict?
    • How to manage conflicts within teams (and manage relationships effectively)
  • Coaching Skills

    • Coaching techniques as appropriate to the workplace situation
    • Range of learning styles, and how to select the optimum style for individuals
    • How to use the GROW coaching model
    • Relevant feedback techniques
    • Methods to evaluate effectiveness of coaching
    • Appropriate recording systems
    • “In the moment” coaching
  • Creating a Feedback Culture

    • The importance of creating a feedback culture to improve communication and performance
    • Types of feedback and their relative values in communication (visual, written, oral, aural)
    • Use of feedback to improve the performance of individuals in the workplace
    • How to use feedback techniques (formal/informal; positive/negative; timescale; format)
    • How to elicit feedback from others to improve own performance
    • DAWA –Stages of receiving feedback

Strategic Management Courses in Manchester

Our Manchester Venue:
All our Strategic Management courses in Manchester are run from 9.30am to 4.00pm at our head office:

Base,Greenheys Lane, Manchester Science Park, M15 6LR

Public Parking

The closest public parks are:

MSP Visitor Car Park on Denmark Road - 5 min walk

Cecil Street Car Park - 5 min walk

Train Stations

Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk

Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk


Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.

More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page

Online Strategic Management Course

The Online Strategic Management courses are run on Zoom.

You will be sent a link to join the training session the day before the course along with any course materials needed.

The courses run from 9:30 am to 4/4:30 pm. 

Because we limit the number of delegates to a maximum of 6 on our public courses specific timings are flexible, but generally, the day will run as follows:

9.20 am | Sign in

9.30 am | Start - First session

11.00 am | 15 min break

11.15 am |  Second session

12.30 pm  | 30 min break

1.00 pm  | Third session

2.15 pm | 15 min break

2.30 pm | Fourth session

3.50 pm | Finish & Q&A

4.30pm | End

Find out more about how our online courses work on the Online Courses Page

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