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The Senior Management Program: Developing Leadership Capacity (MAN30)

  • To be announced for 2018


The challenges for senior management in such a dynamic industry as oil & gas are probably more complex than in any other business sector today. There is a well-documented looming skills shortage throughout the industry that threatens its very ability to meet the growing global demand for the provision of energy. Developing business leaders of tomorrow is the key to meeting the needs and expectations of the sector, the market and the consumer.
This course is a delegate-centric period of applied and experiential learning for the petroleum industry, designed to provide you with the core skills required of senior managers charged with the leadership of their business or business unit. It will directly contribute to your future role as a leader, equipping you with a combination of skills that can be used to support growth and change in a dynamic leadership environment.

Course Level: Advanced
Instructor: Tony Copeman

Designed for you, if you are...

  • A senior manager who understands that in order to excel in the competitive world of tomorrow a new set of skills, competencies and behaviours are required
  • A motivated leader who wants to make sure that you and your business are fully equipped and able to capitalise on any upcoming opportunity

How we build your confidence

A blend of delivery styles ensures all your learning patterns are catered for: oral, visual & kinesthetic. You will engage in applied theory, discussion, and practice to the subject matter with modules following a format of:

  • Introduction of a topic
  • Discussion of the topic to aid theoretical understanding and placing the topic within the oil and gas industry
  • To assist understanding, real world examples and case studies will be referred to throughout

The benefits from attending

By the end of the course you will feel confident to:

  • Understand the core competencies to rise to the challenges of senior management in the 21st century
  • Communicate your business vision and ensure an understanding throughout your business unit of the value being sought and the contribution required
  • Build a framework within which to grow both professionally and personally through sustainable and highly effective leadership in both a business and social context
  • Fully understand the importance of networks and influence in the immediate and future success of senior managers and business leaders
  • Understand the impacts of and be able to effectively use Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
  • Apply a variety of skills to enhance your role as a senior manager through developing those around you into highly performing teams
  • Consider the impacts and options of changing organisational structures
  • Fully understand and effectively use motivation factors that support the positive change attitudes and behaviours in your organisation
  • Ensure the effective selection and implementation of appropriate management styles that ensure people in your business understand and are fully aligned to the business need


  • Perception matters
  • Strategy is the path to victory
  • The boardroom challenge
  • Employee engagement
  • True leadership characteristics
  • C21 Leadership
  • Vision for tomorrow
  • Communicating effectively through EQ
  • Effective change and impacts of it on people
  • Organisational structures
  • Powerful networks
  • Applied situational leadership
  • Using the right style of leadership - not “one size fits all”
  • Motivation and purpose
  • S.M.A.R.T.E.R




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Abu Dhabi, UAE

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Tripoli, Libya

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