Course Content:

Strategic planning is about having a vision and creating a plan to get your team or organisation to fulfill it. This course takes you right through a strategic planning process with helpful tools, techniques and ideas for every stage to enhance your strategic planning skills.
This course examines tools and techniques for strategically defining a performance improvement project and aligning project objectives with organizational strategy. You will also develop and define critical tasks to achieve strategic results. Here, strategic planning will involve:
• Defining scope
• Actions, results, and data tracking
• Performance Diagnostics
• Solution planning
• Engaging stakeholders
• Evaluation
• Sustainability

Other courses helpful for preparation:

Personnel Management

Other courses helpful for development:
• PRINCE2 (external)
CMI L7 Strategic Project Planning,
CMI L7 Strategic Leadership

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Who Should Apply?

• Anyone currently working as a manager in The Salvation Army
• Anyone currently responsible for Strategy/Strategic Planning/Strategic Management in The Salvation Army
• Anyone that wants to develop their strategic planning skills

Venue & Dates

William Booth College
21st – 22nd November 2017

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course, delegates should be able to:
• Use a strategic planning tool, you will draft a strategic project plan
• Using a draft strategic project plan, you will write out pinpointed actions, key results, and a measurement system
• You will complete a Performance Diagnostic Checklist (PDC)
• You will identify potential strategic solutions based on the results of a completed PDC
• You will identify ways to build stakeholders engagement into your strategic planning project
• You will identify ways to evaluate and visually display strategic project data
• You will use a tool to identify the organisations capabilities to sustain the strategic plan implementation on performance improvements

Presenter(s):

Guy Poland

Learning Hours:

12 hrs

Places Available:

10