Welcome to the Balancing the dual roles of people manager and technical expert course. Most people who have a team to manage also have specialist or technical responsibilities themselves. This online self-study course will help you to balance the demands of thee different work roles. 

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Is this course for me?
This modules is designed for managers of all levels who also have technical or specialist responsibilities. 

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How will I benefit from this course?
On completion of this course you will be able to:
  • Quantify and visualise the time allocated to your two roles
  • Identify and overcome organisational and personal obstacles
  • Introduce an information and communication system that satisfies the team's need and reduced time
  • Identify and negotiate the necessary resources to carry out your role as manager. 
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How long will it take?
 It should take you about 30 minutes to complete. 

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How much does it cost?
 This course is free.

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Will I get a certificate at the end?
 Yes! You will be able to download a certificate after you have completed all the modules and the feedback form.

The word START and a question mark in a circleHow do I start?
 Click on       Join        button on this page. This will take you through to the course modules. Don't worry, if you stop a module halfway through, you can always continue later from where you left off.