Short Courses

Managing Teams and Stakeholders

Learn practical skills so you can better manage teams and stakeholders.
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Learn practical skills so you can better manage teams and stakeholders.

This course focuses on performance, team-building, behaviours and motivating people. You'll learn about key areas of people management, including:

  • identifying leaders and defining team roles
  • understanding behaviours and personality types
  • recruiting, motivating and developing individuals
  • team-building and performance management
  • engaging project stakeholders
  • encouraging effective communication.

We can customise this course for groups of six or more.

You choose the time, place, duration and format.

Find out how we can help you and your team by completing an enquiry form or calling us onĀ +61 3 9321 1700.

1 day
Face to Face
Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes

  • Understand leadership styles
  • Understand decision-making behaviours and personality types
  • Recruit, motivate and develop individuals
  • Build and manage effective teams
  • Engagement of project stakeholders
  • Improve communication with teams and stakeholders
  • Positively resolve team and organisational difficulties
Is this course for you?

Is this course for you?

This course will suit you if you manage people. It's particularly relevant if you want to enhance your skills around stakeholder management, communication and team-building.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics we'll cover

Topics we'll cover


  • Identifying leadership characteristics in yourself and team
  • Recruitment and responsibility assignment
  • Using learning styles and motivational techniques to develop and lead an effective team


  • Behaviours and personality types - how personality can drive decision-making
  • Recruiting, motivating and developing individuals
  • Collaborative performance management


  • Effectively engaging project stakeholders through understanding of power and interest
  • Improving communication with stakeholders and your team
Towards chartered

Towards chartered

Take this course to build skills and knowledge in the following Engineers Australia Chartered status competencies*:

1. Deal with ethical issues
2. Practise competently
5. Engage with the relevant community and stakeholders
8. Communication

Learn more about Chartered Status.

*Completing this course does not automatically guarantee you a competency. However, you will gain the base knowledge you need to develop these specific Chartered competencies.