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Management Skills for Supervisors

Management Skills for Supervisors

Combine professional experience, theoretical knowledge, and practical applications in this four-day learning experience designed to help you to thrive in your management role.

Program Overview

Have you recently become a manager or aspire to do so? Do you need to build your management capacity to meet organizational goals? Being responsible for the effectiveness of others requires a delicate balance of goals, teamwork, and encouragement. Learn the skills and knowledge to manage others and maximize productivity.

You will learn

  • To transition from colleague to supervisor
  • To develop a management identity and “voice” as part of your management structure
  • Conflict management through constructive conversations
  • To define your personal communication style, stages of team development and collaborative practices
  • To identify characteristics of effective teams and obtain resources for building strong teams

Program Format

  • Certificate program including 4 modules
  • On-campus or live online classes available
  • Course work includes discussions, assignments, and group work
  • Course manual provided in class

Program Modules

Foundations of Management (7 course hours)
Effective Communication (7 course hours)
Conflict Resolution (7 course hours)
Synergy of Teams (7 course hours)


Funding Options

Canada-Alberta Job Grant: Companies - enroll one or more employees in the program and pay only one-third of the tuition! Apply at least 30 days in advance. 

How to Register

Registration is available online 24/7. Both Visa and Mastercard payments are accepted. If you are a business organization looking to register one or more employees, ce [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (subject: Company%20Profile%20Request) (contact us) for information on setting up a Company Profile. 

  1. Click to Register Now
  2. Create an account
  3. Choose your course and "add to cart"
  4. Click "Checkout"
  5. Pay online with a credit card


You have questions, we have answers. Contact us by ce [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (email )or call 403.356.4900

Contact Us

RDC Inquiries

Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630 (in Canada only)
Email: inquire [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca

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