At the RICS we have robust evidence that facilities management can, and more importantly for a high-performing organisation, should, be a strategic management discipline. This course will give you an in-depth knowledge of the essential leadership and strategic thinking skills required to transform you from a technical expert into a strategic leader.
During the course you will develop a better understanding of yourself and those around you, and how to manage and influence people and situations effectively, something which is vital for facilities management professionals wanting to grow and develop into a strategic management role.
Using real life case studies and practical scenarios, you will gain a deeper understanding of the needs of your stakeholders and clients and will improve your commercial awareness. You will become an effective and dynamic leader, improving the performance of your team and your suppliers. The course will cover how to take a strategic view of your budget and ensure it is approved, how to write a business case and how to influence at board level. You will also learn to apply strategic thinking skills in order to address the big picture, ensuring your strategy is aligned with the corporate vision.
This is an intermediate course suitable for facilities management professionals who are looking to develop their career from a technical role on to a managerial one.
It is appropriate for Facilities Managers, Assistant Facilities Managers, Engineering Supervisors, and all facilities management professionals who want to develop their ability to communicate with customers and stakeholders and empower themselves to add value.
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The course is a 2-day residential prior to which you will be asked to complete a pre-course activity. The residential will be led by a technical expert in conjunction with a leadership expert, who will work collaboratively on-site to harmonise the theory and real life context for the delegates. The sessions are highly interactive and will combine presentation, discussion, role play, and group exercises. This will allow you to practice skills and consolidate your learning in a safe training environment.
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Meet and learn from leading industry figures and leadership experts.