L1: First-Line Management → L1: Principles of Management

Foundations in Management (1M01)


A new promotion will mean new challenges and more responsibilities. Supervising others can be a tough job. Between managing your own time and projects, helping your team members solve problems and completing tasks, and reporting to your managers, your day can fill up before you know it.

Designed for new supervisors and managers, this comprehensive course in planning and allocating work, will provide you with the knowledge and skills to lead and control your team with confidence and authority.

You will learn how to plan and control the work environment; provide leadership, support and management for your team, while delivering on business goals and targets. You will also learn how to assign and manage work, how to delegate successfully, and control the work activity to ensure standards and desired outcomes are achieved.


- Suitable For: Team leaders and First Line Managers
- Course Duration: 20 Hours
- Certification: Download your Certificate on completion
- Additional Resources: Download Learners manual, additional articles and worksheets


  • Foundations in Management 1 - Getting Started
  • Section 1: Understanding Management
  • Foundations in Management 2 - Understanding Management
  • Video - What is Management?
  • Foundations in Management 3 - The Functions of Management
  • Foundations in Management 4 - Setting Team Goals
  • Video - Setting SMART Goals
  • Foundations in Management 5 - Organizing Work
  • Planning and Allocating Work - Quiz 1
  • Section 2: Delegating Work
  • Foundations in Management 6 - Assigning work
  • Video - 3 Leadership Styles
  • Foundations in Management 7 - Delegating Effectively
  • Fundations in Management - Quiz 2
  • Section 3: Controlling Work
  • Foundations in Management 8 - Management Controls
  • Video - Improving Management Control
  • Foundations in Management 9 - Giving Feedback
  • Video - The Secret to giving great feedback
  • Foundations in Management 10 - Managing with Authority
  • Video - How to be Assertive
  • Foundations in Management 11 - Wrapping-up
  • Foundations in Management- Quiz 3
  • Foundations in Management - Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • You must complete 90.00% of the content
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever