Challenging Conversations

This course is designed to provide delegates with the skills needed to conduct the difficult and sometimes challenging conversations that senior leaders and governors are called on to undertake.

The course uses case studies to highlight learning points and considers;

When to conduct and when not to conduct challenging conversations

  • Preparation for the challenging conversation
  • Being assertive not aggressive
  • Negotiation skills
  • Planning considerations
  • Knowing how to and when to close the conversation
  • Conversation/questioning techniques
  • Transactional Analysis
  • Dealing with negativity

This course will be led by Trevor Kendrick, National Leader of Governance, who specialises in general school governance, safeguarding, safer handling and leadership.

Event Properties

Event Date Friday, 02 November 2018
Individual Price £75 per participant
Location
Teaching School Training Centre, Maplefields Academy
Tower Hill Rd, Corby NN18 0TH, UK
Teaching School Training Centre, Maplefields Academy
Attachment Challenging Conversations.pdf
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