The Role of the Leader

Course Summary

This module will help participants to understand the difference between Managers and Leaders. It will help to show what makes good leaders and why some are better than others.

Course Content

  • Qualities of a Good Leader
  • The Difference between Leaders and Managers
  • The fit between the Leader, the Team and the Situation
  • The Three Circle Leadership Model (Adair Model)
  • Performing the Task
  • Maintaining the Team
  • Directive and Supportive Behaviour
  • The Four Styles of Leadership (Blanchard Model)
  • Situational Leadership
  • Role Problems
  • Demands, Constraints and Choices
  • Recognising Resistance
  • How to Overcome Resistance
  • The Self Fulfilling Prophesy
  • The DISC Questionnaire
Teaching and Assessment

This course combines group discussions and practical exercises. Candidates will receive a certificate upon completion of the course.

Entry Requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this course although a good command of the English language is essential.

Ways to Study

This course is usually delivered in-company and can be delivered both in-house or public for multi sector audiences

Book your Place

To book a place please click here or call us on 01495 774433

Course Particulars

Duration: 1 day
Maximum Places: 12

Talk to us about this course

If you want to know more about Maxim Business Solutions or call us on:

01495 774433

You may well be able to speak directly to one of our trainers. If not, one of them will call you within 24 hours.


The workshop will take place at Maxim Business Solutions. Suite 13, Pontsychan House, Abersychan, Pontypool, Torfaen. NP4 7BA or a venue to suit our client requirements.


Our training days begin at 9.30 am and end at between 4.30 to 5.00pm depending on the content of the day.
The price includes all training materials, handouts, refreshments and lunch.