planning and organising online learning

Planning and Organising – Online Learning

Planning and organising is a fundamental skill for everyone. This e-learning course gives learners the tools to be successful. Learners will:

  • Identify the difference between goals, objectives, strategies and tactics
  • Develop SMART objectives by ensuring they are Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-bound, to set clear and actionable targets
  • Define Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), how they should be used and the difference between leading and lagging KPIs
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the key elements affecting a project, including time, cost, scope, and quality, and how they interact to ensure successful project delivery
  • Explore three methods of freeing up time
  • Examine how to create a matrix to identify urgent/important and non-urgent/unimportant tasks

Course Introduction

The cliché is if you fail to plan, you plan to fail. But it’s a cliché for a reason. The most effective managers understand the vital importance that planning and organisation play in the success of any team. Put simply, great results do not happen by accident.

By setting smarter goals, better measuring performance and gaining control of your team’s workload, you’re laying the foundations for success. This module gives your learners the essential building blocks to do just that.

Course Content

Module 1 – Planning and Organising
  • Understand the subtle but crucial difference between goals, objectives and strategies
  • How to use SMART objectives to become a better manager
  • What are KPIs and how do different teams use them?
  • What are leading and lagging performance indicators (and why do you need both)?
  • Understand the key components of effective project management
  • Compare a traditional project management style with a more agile approach.

Module 2 – Assessment and CPD certificate
  • A chance to test your knowledge of the topic with scoring
  • The e-learning course comes with free CPD certificates for the learners​


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Your employees will receive personalised and dated certificates upon successful completion of our CPD certified e-learning courses. All courses have relevant accreditations.


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