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The Roles and Responsibilities of a Director

PTP Training & Marketing Ltd, Online (+7 locations)
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The Roles and Responsibilities of a Director

This 1 day workshop style course identifies the particular legal, and other duties and responsibilities, that are implicitly conferred on a Director immediately upon their accepting the position. It will also consider the change in status and expectation of Directors compared to managers.

This Roles and Responsibilities of Director course is available throughout the UK.

CPD Value 5.5 Hours

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • An understanding of their legal, fiduciary and other duties and responsibilities as a Director
  • An appreciation of the different roles of Directors and managers
  • The essential skill of effective communication
  • The range of possible leadership styles and their most productive style

Training Course Content

  • 9.30 - 9.45 Coffee & Course Objectives
  • 9.45 - 11.15 Directors obligations, duties & responsibilities
    • Legal duties
    • Fiduciary duties
    • Other obligations arising through other legislation
    • Competition law
    • Health & safety
    • Employment law
  • 11.15 - 11.30 Coffee Break
  • 11.30 - 12.00 Directing v. managing
    • Identifying the differences between the roles
  • 12.00 - 12.45 Leadership - what type of leader are you ?
    • The range of leadership styles - where do you fit ?
    • Self appraisal exercises
    • People v. task
    • Task, team and individual
  • 12.45 - 13.30 Lunch
  • 13.30 - 14.15 Your decision making style - exercise
    • Are you tell, sell, consult or join ?
  • 14.15 - 15.00 The fundamentals of communication
    • Verbal, vocal & non-verbal signals
    • Active listening techniques
    • Blocks to communication
  • 15.00 - 16.00 Developing an assertive style
    • What is assertiveness
    • Different styles of assertive behaviour and when to use them
    • Dealing with aggressive/non-assertive people
  • 16.00 - 16.30 So what is your most productive style ?
    • How do people perceive you
    • How can you improve peoples productivity through your actions
  • 16.30 Action plans

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Average rating 4.8

Based on 5 reviews.
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Philippa Barnes, HR Insight
10 Dec 2014

Very useful, thank-you.

Mark Walker, Elle Secure
07 Dec 2014

Excellent trainer.

Doug Mecia, Elle Training Solutions
04 Dec 2014

Brilliant delivery and anecdotes.


Fee includes all course materials, Participant packs, certification and lunch

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