England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa HR, workforce and communications, Personal and organisational development

Being an effective manager


This course is part of the LGIU Build your own curriculum programme. Take three courses in the programme and earn an LGIU certificate of completion.


Clarify your role as a manager — including your work style and approach. Learn how home and agile working impact work approaches and responsibilities. This programme is an innovative way to equip your cohort of managers with the knowledge and skills needed for their roles.

Key outcomes

  • Learn to balance the requirements of being a manager among other demands
  • Consider task, team and individual requirements
  • Use the Situational Leadership model
  • Understand your preferences and management drivers

Who should attend

These workshops are for managers (team leaders to service managers) who want to develop and improve their management skills.

Your LGIU Trainer

Keith Crampton is an experienced trainer, coach and facilitator specialising in Local Government but with experience in private sector organisations as well as charities. He brings an enthusiastic and engaging approach coupled with a focus on achieving real improvements in individual and organisational performance.

What others are saying about LGIU training

“The breakout sessions with my colleagues were especially helpful as well as the handouts on the situational leadership model.”

– Bethan, from Cardiff