Time Management training – provisional course outline

Time Management training

All our Time Management training outlines can be adapted to the needs of the individual or organisation. We provide Time Management training at your site in Dorset, Wiltshire and Hampshire, including Salisbury, Bournemouth, Poole, Ringwood, Sherborne, Wimborne, etc.

This is a one-day course.

Number on coursePrice per day
1 - 1 training£395 + VAT
2 - 4 people£795 + VAT
5 - 8 people£1095 + VAT

Objectives of the course

On completion of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Define time management
  • Recognise their productivity cycles
  • Set SMART goals
  • Manage priorities under pressure
  • Create time management plans
  • Influence others who impact on your time
  • Organise their time using technology
  • Utilise tool and techniques to handle disruptions
  • Become more productive
  • Cope better with information overload

Course Outline

What is time management?

  • Understanding what is meant by time management
  • Identifying the benefits of time management
  • Identifying personality types
  • Procrastination
  • Productivity cycles
  • Pricing your time
  • Conducting a time audit
  • The Pareto principle
  • Time Management mistakes

Goals and priorities

  • Goals and objectives
  • The SMART approach to generating goals
  • Identifying goals
  • Prioritising work – Urgent Vs Important

Time management plans

  • Developing time management plans to identify goals
  • Creating a weekly plan
  • Organising your day by creating daily plans
  • Avoiding obstacles
  • Prioritising tasks on the plan
  • Effective scheduling

Time Management and technology

  • Using computer technologies to save time, not waste time
  • Microsoft Outlook time management including Flagging emails, Making an email into a task, Making an email into an appointment, Colour categorising emails and tasks, Using the To-Do List
  • Using telephone technologies to save time, not waste time

People skills

  • How to say ‘no’, where appropriate
  • Delegating work
  • Handling disruptions
  • Conducting meetings
  • Listening and questioning skills

Coping with information overload

  • Identifying causes of information overload
  • Screening information
  • Creating a productive filing system
  • Communicating effectively to increase productivity

To request further details of any of our courses, or to make a booking, please contact us by ringing 07477 578417 or by sending an email to info@archwayct.co.uk or filling in our contact form.