1 day training course

Who should attend?

This course is designed for anyone looking to develop a vision and strategy for their company or business function, or for any leader or senior manager that hasn’t had any formal training in the subjects of vision and strategy but is keen to develop their capabilities in this area.

Benefits & Learning Objectives?

This one day course provides delegates with an understanding of why a vision and strategy are vital to help a company deal with risks and deliver competitive performance over the mid to long-term.

Delegates will gain an appreciation of how to use a range of strategy development tools and some of the key pitfalls to avoid and secrets to develop a successful strategy. The course will give delegates an insight into how other companies develop strategies and how to gain new insights and perspectives on their business to inform potential new strategic directions.

The course is specifically aimed at manufacturers and focuses on the demystifying tools traditionally used by academics and management consultants by providing practical advice and guidance.

Topics covered:

  • What is vision and strategy
  • Why does a business need a vision and strategy
  • The strategy development process
  • How other companies develop vision and strategy
  • Key tools to provide new insights and perspectives on your business
  • How to develop a vision and strategy

Certification and Exam Information

Delegates will receive an “Essential skills for manufacturing leaders – Vision and strategy development training” attendance certificate underwritten by SMMT Industry Forum. There is no formal examination.

Why choose Industry Forum?

Our trainers are expert practitioners with hands-on industrial experience and highly developed communication skills. They have a wealth of technical expertise and often provide on-site advice and coaching. During every course we will encourage collaboration and sharing of practical experiences, ensuring learning can be put into context and empowering delegates to apply their new skills successfully in their workplace as well as making sustainable improvements.

Here are some of the reasons why delegates would recommend us:

  • High level of trainer experience and competence
  • Practical group exercises
  • Working as a team in role play
  • Proven track record of training
  • Case studies that put theory into real life situations
  • Comprehensive course content

Course booking details

  • Course duration: 1 day
  • Price per delegate: £375
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Course options

Open courses are delivered at our modern Learning Centre on Birmingham Business Park with easy access to major road, rail and air networks. Our naturally lit, air-conditioned training rooms enable you to concentrate on your learning in the best possible environment with excellent facilities, refreshments and plenty of workspace.

Depending on your specific needs and location, we can deliver on-site courses at your own premises, saving you both time and travelling costs. You can choose different delivery methods, from one-to-one coaching or small group teaching, dependent on your requirements allowing you to tailor the training to the specific needs of your team.

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