Team leading diploma

The main aim of this diploma is to help you to gain the skills needed to become an effective and supportive leader and build on or enhance any existing skills.

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Course overview

At a glance




6 months



About the course

This course will give you an in-depth understanding of team leading, how to influence your team and help your colleagues to feel part of the team and the workplace.

This short course will run monthly webinars, give you the opportunity to do your coursework at home. You will receive a professional Level 2 qualification awarded to you by TQUK.

This course is cost-free to you. All our programmes are regulated and funded through the government or the apprenticeship levy.

Is this course right for you?

If you live in Kirklees, Bradford or Liverpool City Region and are over the age of nineteen then you may be eligible to full funding for the team leading training programme.

Additionally, the course can benefit anyone who is looking enhance their knowledge of managing teams and encouraging teamwork in the workplace.

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David Dufill, LIttle Sapings Nursery, Business manager/partner

What you’ll learn

You will learn about a range of team leading techniques, business basics and how to create a welcoming environment for you team members.

Learning topics and areas of development include:

  • Managing personal performance and development
  • Communicate work-related information
  • Lead and manage a team
  • Principles of team leading
  • Understanding business
  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Equality and diversity in the workplace

How you’ll learn

Teaching sessions will be a blend of remote and face to face, you will need to be employed in a supervisory position as workplace observations will also be required

Frequently asked questions

What are the best leadership courses?

There are hundreds of leadership courses out there. We recommend leadership courses that are tailored to your job role and delivered by a reputable training organisation.

What are the qualities of a good team leader?

A good team leader will manage performance and development of their teams, be an excellent communicator, understand the wider business, have a strong grasp on health and safety in the workplace and competently be able to lead and manage their team.

What is team leader training?

The team leader training we offer is either the diploma or apprenticeship route.

What qualifications do you need to be a team leader?

The level 2 team leading diploma can be a great start to getting qualified in team leading. A level 3 team leading apprenticeship is also available. Learners can also progress to the level 5 operations or departmental manager apprenticeship.

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