Leadership for the Future – Programme 2019/20

Leadership for the Future is a management programme specifically designed for aspiring to middle managers working in the District and Borough Councils of East and West Sussex. This series of one day workshops will span over 12 months and delegates can attend one-off courses or complete all the sessions. The topics of the one day workshops have been chosen to help Managers develop a diverse set of skills and knowledge that will help them lead, motivate, manage and inspire.


Leadership for the Future

For further details and to book your place on the courses please click on the relevant links below:

Leadership Skills

Thursday 19 & Friday 20 September 2019

Commercial Awareness

Thursday 10 October 2019

Managing Mental Health and Stress at work for Team Leaders and Managers

Tuesday 5th November 2019

Employment Law Foundation for Managers

Wednesday 27th November 2019


Tuesday 10 December 2019

Performance Management

Wednesday 22 January 2020

Managing Conflict in my team

Wednesday 5th February 2020

Creativity and Innovation

Tuesday 17 March 2020

Working Smarter

Thursday 23rd April

Political Awareness



These courses will enable you to:

  • Develop your strategic thinking, political insight and commercial realism
  • Combine creativity and innovation to become an agent for change
  • Develop self-awareness, resilience and emotional intelligence for effective leadership
  • Develop your teams and get the most from the people you lead
  • Improve communication skills in order to get your message across and influence others
  • Improve awareness of the changing landscape of local government

To apply for a place, browse on General Training or get in touch with your Council’s STC contact