MAL Training

Director Development Master Class

Course Profile / Background
Directors of MDAs are saddled with making strategic choices every day in the midst of competing demands. They have to manage staff and resources and constantly find a mix that works for the governments. In the middle of all these, they attend several meetings and functions to further the interest of the state. These activities can be overwhelming and stressful for the directors. This programme will among other things, equip Directors with skills in strategic management and the capacity to manage the stress that comes with their work.

Target Participants
All Assistant Directors, Deputy Directors

Course Objectives
This programme will further develop the core skills that are needed in the role of a Director in today’s fast moving business environment.

Course Contents

  • Developing vision & values, leadership & leading change
  • Planning and direction
  • Finance for non-finance Directors
  • People management approaches
  • Performance management & review
  • Stress Management

Course Delivery
Course delivery will be through taught sessions, stress management exercises, analyzing case studies, focus group discussions and video shows. Participants would also engage in role play exercises.

Course Outlines