Leadership Skills (eLearning)

Leadership Skills (eLearning)
This course helps learners to develop their leadership skills and use them to provide direction for their team.

This course will no longer be available to access after 30 March 2022. Please note that any new registrants in the following period, will need to access and finish this course by 30 March 2022.

Many people make the mistake of thinking that leadership is something that only very senior people have to consider. In fact, leadership is a key skill that every manager needs to master.

Leadership Skills enables learners to:

  • Think about what it means to be a manager in your profession 
  • Understand the three levels of management and apply them in practice 
  • Recognise the main leadership styles and judge which approach to take in different situations 
  • Differentiate between goals and objectives and understand how they relate to one another 
  • Translate the goals of the company as a whole into individual "SMART" objectives 
  • Use ongoing performance criteria to manage their team more effectively 

Learning outcomes


  • What is management? 
  • What are the three levels of management? 
  • Who is a manager? 
  • How does management work in real life? 


  • What is leadership? 
  • What are the main leadership styles? 
  • What makes an effective leader? 
  • How can leadership styles help me? 
Goal translation 
  • What is goal translation? 
  • Why do we need goal translation? 
  • What are mission statements? 
  • What are goals and objectives? 
  • How do we write good objectives? 

Ongoing performance criteria 

  • What are ongoing performance criteria? 
  • What are accountabilities? 
  • What are standards? 
  • What are competencies? 
  • What are personal development plans? 


This course is designed to appeal to both those that manage others or who wish to develop management skills as part of their personal and professional development. Those who are new to management or are preparing to take on a management role will find that this course provides an understanding of the leadership skills they will need to progress and how to develop them. More experienced or senior managers will value the opportunity to spend time refreshing or developing their leadership skills.

Frequently asked questions
How long will the course take?

You have 120 days access to this course, during this time you can complete the course at your own pace. You can exit the course at any point and all of your answers will have been automatically saved.

If the course is not accessed within 12 months of purchase, the course access will expire and you will not be entitled to a refund.

What do I have to do to complete the course?
To complete the course you must go through each topic and answer a selection of questions. Once you have completed the course you will receive a completion certificate.

How many CPD hours will I receive?

We recommend that this course should take you 3.5 hours to complete, you will therefore receive 3.5 CPD hours upon completion. 

To register, please log in or create an account 

Please read the training terms and conditions before booking onto this course. By booking a place on this course you are agreeing to the training terms and conditions.

Course price (including VAT): 
Member: £75+VAT
Non member: £90+VAT
All fees are shown in Pounds Sterling and do not include VAT 

Can Be Taken on Any Date Leadership Skills
Sign in or create an account to register
My registration status: Not registered
Your company name
Your VAT country
Your VAT number
Important instructions before booking - If your company name or VAT number does not appear here or you would like to be invoiced using a different VAT number, please email finance@topra.org

Register now