Technicians Stepping into Supervision and Management

Transition into supervision and management with skills, knowledge and confidence.

Type of Course: Leadership and Management
Course Reference: HOC-021

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Course duration: Two days
Hosting Mode: Online or On-site

Discount for RSC Members

What makes this RSC Approval even more compelling is the exclusive discount extended to RSC members. RSC Members can obtain a generous 20% discount on this RSC-approved training course.

To redeem this discount, please get in touch with the HEaTED team at


As a new or aspiring manager, the role of supervision and management can be both exciting and challenging. To succeed, you will need people management knowledge and skills, coupled with process management practical tools. This is the backdrop for designing and developing a tailored course to help technicians feel and become confident in stepping into supervision and management. Throughout the programme participants will be expected to apply the concepts and techniques taught to work-related situations in order to enhance their learning for effective transition from a specialist to manager.

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Aims and Objectives

This two day course is delivered over 2 consecutive weeks by a highly experienced technical management practitioner with 30+ years of experience in higher education, both in Russell Group and post-92 universities. The course has been designed to accommodate various learning styles and to allow participants to learn from theory and practice, group discussions and individual reflection on their current practice. It will utilise formative assessments to increase learner knowledge, competency and confidence; enabling and empowering them to implement learnt skills in their work.

Aim: To increase people management skills and process management know-how, essential

for a smooth transition into supervision and management.

Objectives are to explore the following:

Day 1

Day 2


By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Hosting Mode

Online instructor-led over zoom

Onsite face-to-face 

Course Fee

HEaTED members

Online: £502.90
Onsite: £588.50

Course credits

3x online course credits
2x onsite course credits

More about course credits.


Online: £802.50
Onsite: £957.65

Course Duration

2 days, over 2 weeks


This activity is subject to minimum group numbers but can be delivered on-site at your institution at a time and date to suit your team. Please contact us at for more information.

For HEaTED members, we offer 1 free place for every 10 bookings, and 2 for groups of 15 or above.