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Fri 22 Nov 2019 - Fri 22 Nov 2019

09:00 - 12:30

1 Session
11 spots remaining.

Fri 06 Mar 2020 - Fri 06 Mar 2020

09:00 - 12:30

1 Session
15 spots remaining.

Fri 01 May 2020 - Fri 01 May 2020

09:00 - 12:30

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

Fri 31 Jul 2020 - Fri 31 Jul 2020

09:00 - 12:30

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

Fri 23 Oct 2020 - Fri 23 Oct 2020

09:00 - 12:30

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

Success is measured by the results you produce, not the number of hours you put in. Working smarter means increasing your productivity and not spending precious time on activities that have little meaning. This half day course focuses on developing quick and sustainable changes you can make to quickly improve your efficiency. The approaches learned are applicable to work and other life activities.

Course outline

  • Understand how you manage your time
  • Identify when you are most productive and how to use that to your advantage
  • Identify productivity techniques and approaches that work for you
  • Develop strategies to work smarter

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you should:

  • be able to identify where and how you need to focus your time and energy
  • be confident in applying key productivity techniques to your work and life activities.

Who should enrol

This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to be more successful by making better use of their time and energy.

What you will receive

  • Personal investment from a leading industry expert
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Full course notes and additional resources
  • A certificate of participation
  • Ability to upload course completion to your LinkedIn profile
  • Access to the CCE student portal during the course and the month following
  • Morning tea

Fri 14 Feb 2020 - Fri 14 Feb 2020

09:00 - 16:00

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

Do you want to learn how to fundraise for your organisation and target who you approach for support? This workshop will help Community Organisations, Not-for-Profits, Sporting Clubs and Schools fundraise for programs and projects that require funding. In this workshops you will learn: A step-by-step approach to fundraising for a project Tips to help your project run efficiently How to pitch your project to potential donors – and where to find them How to "Sell" your project and what Funders want to hear Practical tips to make your fundraising successful How to attain, retain and maintain donors.

Course outline

  • the role in fundraising for your organisation
  • the importance of internal Committee leadership and why it is essential to successful fundraising
  • how to build an effective fundraising plan
  • the key aspects to include in creating your fundraising plan how to orient your organisation and prepare them for their role in fundraising
  • what successful fundraising looks like how to begin a program that moves donors toward a major gift solicitation
  • the importance of building relationships
  • how to know when it’s the right time to ask the basic steps for an effective solicitation.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to fundraise in a more efficient manner with productive and lucrative results.

Who should enrol

This workshop is aimed at the Not-for-Profit, Community, NGO, Sports, Arts and Education sectors.This a beginner's guide to Fundraising however it is also suitable  to those who have fundraised before to ensure they are still on track with their ask! This workshop is aimed at the Not-for-Profit, Community, NGO, Sports, Arts and Education sectors.

What you will receive

  • Personal investment from a leading industry expert
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Full course notes and additional resources
  • A certificate of participation
  • Ability to upload course completion to your LinkedIn profile
  • Access to the CCE student portal during the course and the month following

Wed 08 Apr 2020 - Wed 08 Apr 2020

09:30 - 16:30

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

Wed 12 Aug 2020 - Wed 12 Aug 2020

09:30 - 16:30

1 Session
16 spots remaining.

More and more, the workplace is being defined by increased workloads, heightened uncertainty, deadline pressures and imbalanced work-life harmony. Cultivating resilience enables you to effectively adapt and adjust to distraction and time pressure. This course will help you to cultivate an understanding of resilience, discover strategies tailored to your strengths, values and schedules. Improve your productivity, enhance your relationships, increase your energy levels and promote personal well-being to transform your working life.

Do you have a small team of people with similar professional development needs? We can run this course specifically for you.

ENQUIRE ABOUT RUNNING THIS COURSE IN-HOUSE

Course outline

  • Introduction to resilience
  • Understanding stress and burnout
  • Identifying and overcoming the barriers that impede optimal resilience
  • Identifying strategies to promote emotional awareness and channel strong emotions to your advantage
  • Recognise your peak performance strengths
  • Communication strategies for building personal and professional relationships
  • Mindfulness – what is it and how can it fit into your schedule?
  • Reflection and consolidation

Learning outcomes

At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • understand resilience and how to apply strategies that promote psychological hardiness,
  • apply techniques to improve productivity and performance across personal and professional domains.

Who should enrol

This course is open to anyone, at all levels of any organisation motivated to enhance their performance and build resilience to cope with adversity.

What you will receive

  • Personal investment from a leading industry expert
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Full course notes and additional resources
  • A certificate of participation
  • Ability to upload course completion to your LinkedIn profile
  • Access to the CCE student portal during the course and the month following
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea

Fri 08 May 2020 - Fri 08 May 2020

09:30 - 15:30

1 Session
15 spots remaining.

Fri 23 Oct 2020 - Fri 23 Oct 2020

09:30 - 15:30

1 Session
15 spots remaining.

A positive sense of self is essential for a satisfying and healthy work and personal life. Learn the practical skills you need to develop your self‐confidence; helping you to become more assertive, feel good and be more effective in your interpersonal relationships at work and beyond.

Course outline

  • Where self-confidence comes from  
  • How to build self-confidence
  • The concept of self-talk
  • How to change negative self-talk
  • Self-talk and feelings
  • What are assertiveness, passiveness, and aggressiveness styles of relating
  • Assertive techniques to use in different situations 

Learning Outcomes

 At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Identify what influences self‐confidence/esteem
  • Implement strategies to increase self-esteem
  • Use assertive techniques to make and respond to requests in the workplace
  • Use assertive techniques to reduce conflict and resistance in the workplace
  • Improve work and personal relationships

 Who should enrol

 Public, private and community sector staff and leaders wanting to improve their personal and/or team assertiveness skills.

What you will receive

  • Personal investment from a leading industry expert
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Full course notes and additional resources
  • A certificate of participation
  • Ability to upload course completion to your LinkedIn profile
  • Access to the CCE student portal during the course and the month following
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea

What past participants had to say

"The teacher was able to cater to each participant and connect in a way that enabled me to feel comfortable to share my personal experiences and to enhance the learning experience. The course content matched the description. It was informative and I look forward to putting what I learnt into practice."