03.06.2021 | Women in Leadership Development Training

Animation Skillnet and Screen Skills Ireland are welcoming The HR Suite for e 3 x two-hour interactive training sessions, aimed at Female leaders who want to improve their confidence and management skills, maximize their impact and productivity.

When all 3 training modules are completed each of the 12 participants will have a 1 hour one to one session with the HR Suite.

Course Information


Module 1 – TIME MANAGEMENT – 2 Hours

Module Aims

This course is designed to ensure that all participants develop the skills and techniques to manage their time in order to reduce stress and improve productivity.

Module Outline

  • Efficiency vs Effectiveness
  • Time Audit
  • Setting Priorities
  • Procrastination
  • Planning
  • Managing where you work
  • Being Organised
  • Taking Control
  • Mind Mapping
  • Stress
  • Downtime
  • Personal Action Plan

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify individual biggest ‘time stealers’ which reduces productivity
  • Establish solutions to reduce or remove their negative impact
  • Acquire practical time management skills for scheduling, planning and prioritising work
  • Be aware of and be able to put in place recognised time management techniques such as effective
  • delegation and assertively saying ‘no’

Module 2 – PEOPLE MANAGEMENT – 2 Hours

Module Aims

On completion of this course participants will have an increased understanding of the most recent legislations, instil people management skills, conflict management and work support and supervision. The aim is to increase staff morale and productivity through effective people management skills.

Module Outline

  • Your Legal Obligations
  • Day to Day Employment Legislation
  • Probation
  • Performance Management
  • Training
  • Principles of the Disciplinary Procedure 
  • Principles of the Grievance Procedure 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Greater understanding of HR and Employment Law
  • Be able to manage your team effectively
  • Improved collaboration and teamwork 
  • Maximization of your workforce’s expertise, ideas and skills
  • Improved efficiency and utilization of resources


Module Aims

The aim of this course is to provide all participants with the assertiveness and communication skills in dealing with staff, leaders, board, prospective customers, existing customers, suppliers and business partners.

Module Outline

  • Female Leadership – what’s different & what are the challenges?
  • Confidence Building & Assertiveness
  • Communication
  • Relationship Building
  • Conflict
  • Impact & Influencing Your Team
  • Dealing with difficult people

Learning Outcomes:

  • Appreciate the challenges of female leadership and master them personally
  • Ability to become a better, more assertive communicator, without being perceived as aggressive 
  • A working knowledge of how to build lasting relationships
  • An understanding of how to cope with and address conflict
  • Ability to give and accept feedback and use in constructively


At the end of the 3 sessions, the HR Suite will facilitate a on hour one to one with participants to discuss the following:

  • A summary of what they took from each session 
  • Support in completing a Personal Development Plan

About the HR Suite

Dates & Times

This course will take place from 10am to 12pm on the following dates: 

Thursday 3rd, 10th and 17th of June 2021

Cost: €130

Application Procedure:

Please fill in the form below to register your interest for this course before Friday 21st of May at 5pm.

Please note that there will only be 12 places available so the application process will be competitive & individual feedback on applications will not be possible.