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This training course is broken down into 2 sections
- 1 Planning
- 2 Time-bandits
The course begins by looking at ways to effectively plan and manage your time. It helps you set long-term goals, which in turn help you create medium- and short-term steps to get there, stripping away anything which wastes your time.
The second half of the first section looks at some of the methods you can employ to help you prioritise your To-do list; from very simple to more advanced techniques for deciding which of your daily tasks take priority.
The second section of the course is all about those interruptions or periods of distraction which waste your time; we call them Time Bandits. The first half of this section looks at ways to deal with external time bandits – anything which originates outside of yourself and needlessly takes up your time.
The final half of this section looks at how to cope with internal time bandits – things which you do to waste your own time. This includes dealing with procrastination and why multi-tasking is a myth.
About this course
Time is our most precious resource, once it’s gone it can never be recovered. Yet despite this we’re not very good at using it wisely. It’s estimated that as much as 80% of our time is spent dealing with trivial tasks, or simply wasted as we keep putting off that all important work we really should be doing.
This Time Management course will equip you with the tools you need to take control over your time so you can spend longer doing the things that really matter. It will teach you how to effectively plan your goals, manage your schedule, and avoid distractions and the pitfalls of procrastination. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to time management so this course offers a number of different tips and strategies for you to choose from, so no matter your working style, there’ll be something for you.
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Time Management Training certificate
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Each of our courses ends with a multiple choice test to measure your knowledge of the material.
This Time Management Training course concludes with a 20 question multiple choice test with a printable certificate. In addition, brief in-course questionnaires guide the user through the sections of the training and are designed to reinforce learning and ensure maximum user engagement throughout.
As well as printable user certificates, training progress and results are all stored centrally in your LMS (Learning Management System) and can be accessed any time to reprint certificates, check and set pass marks and act as proof of a commitment to ongoing legal compliance.
What does my certificate include?
Your Time Management Training Certificate includes your name, company name (if applicable), name of course taken, pass percentage, date of completion, expiry date and stamps of approval or accreditations by recognised authorities.
Please note if you are using our course content via SCORM in a third party LMS then we are unable to provide certificates and you will need to generate these in your host LMS yourself.
211 real user reviews
Very enlightening course
I found this a very enlightening & helpful course. Enabled me to view things in a different way. It also showed that time slips away and trying to complete (and sometimes failing) some daily tasks due to 'external time bandits' is sometimes out of my control. Hoping to put good use to the templates provided to improve this!
Could be better
Why was there pictures feet at the start of the course, totally unnecessary
a waste of time
This user gave this course a rating of 1/5 stars
Very good and compact. A nice addition of humorous asides as well. Yet another accomplishment by you. Really good course structures.
A simple and well presented presentation
Really well explained
Love this training, esp. the section about multitasking, will definitely try the excercise. All information from this training can be used as a great tool in daily life.
Course gave some simple ideas and tools to assist with time management.
Very good training course
You covered an important topic related to the business world, as well as people's personal activities. It was well paced; the presentation material was very clear and the presenters spoke at a nice relaxing rate. Stopping after each slide was good since it gave me time to review any notes that I took, and I could begin go to the next slide when I was ready. I would certainly be willing to take more of your classes in the future.
Why is this training important?
This course is suitable for anyone and everyone as time management skills are not only essential at work but can also be used in day to day home life.
If you’ve ever found yourself rushing to meet rapidly approaching deadlines; or frantically flitting from one task to another putting out fires; or if you just don’t seem to have enough time to get everything done, then this course is for you.
Whether you need more time at work to further your career or more time at home to spend with family and friends, this course has something to help everyone find more time for the important things.