Short courses now available

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Back to Work Short Courses

Back to Work is developing a range of short courses in partnership with TAFE Queensland that will be available to employers who participate in the Back to Work program.

These courses will provide additional skills and build confidence for small business employers to encourage retention of their employees.

The first of these courses, Effective Workplace Leadership, is now available to employers. Further courses will continue to be rolled out through 2022.

Effective Workplace Leadership

The Effective Workplace Leadership course is designed to provide employers with a clear understanding of a range of different styles of leadership and the skills and knowledge that can be used to enhance and define their own leadership style.

Participants will learn about how to apply the different styles of leadership when leading your team. Tips and tools will be provided to enable skills and knowledge developed throughout the course and can be applied in a range of contexts.

This course is designed to provide training on:

  • Leadership as a concept
  • The different styles of leadership
  • How to build your own leadership skills
  • Practical tools and tips for effective leadership.

Topics include:

  • An introduction to leadership
  • Leadership self-assessment
  • Developing skills for effective leadership
  • Teamwork support and mentoring