Global Management Academy U.K.
Global Management Academy U.K.

Delegating Authority



Being able to let go and delegate tasks to others can be one of the hardest managerial responsibilities. The temptation is just to do it yourself - after all you're likely to do a much better and quicker job. This all too common view only leads to disaster - lack of delegation will lead to you slowly drowning in work. Tasks will become half finished or poorly executed and you will end up with a disgruntled and de-motivated team who are crying out to take on more responsibility.

Learning to delegate effectively is one of the most valuable skills you can master. Delegating prepares employees who work for you to be able to handle your responsibilities and simultaneously allows you to advance to other career opportunities within your organization.


In this very practical management course, you will learn how to assess your work load, and then plan for execute delegation of tasks and projects to your people.


You will also learn how to manage delegated tasks and projects based on the criticality of the work, and the level of competence of your team members. 

By the end of this course you will be able to improve productivity and efficiency through effective, intelligent and planned delegation.



The content of this course includes:

  • Understanding contemporary management theory and practice
  • Understanding the value of delegation.
  • Knowing which of your roles and activities can be delegated
  • Knowing which Level of Delegating to apply to different situations.
  • Using a planned approach to Delegating tasks to your team.
  • How to brief your people for successful delegation
  • Monitoring and supporting delegation
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of your delegation
  • Overcoming obstacles to delegation
  • Recognizing the contribution of your people

Course Details

SUITABLE FOR: Experienced managers, project managers and team leaders.

COURSE DURATION: 20 hours (at learner's pace)

CERTIFICATION: Global Management Certificate

ACCESS DURATION: 90 days from date of purchase

ONLINE DELIVERY: Video, presentations, quizzes, self-assessments, virtual tutor

RESOURCES: Comprehensive Learner's Manual, artcicles and worksheets

SUPPORT: Personal coach email support throughout the course

ILM EQUIVALENCE: M4.09 –Delegating Authority in the Workplace (3 Credits) + M3.19 - Organizing and Delegating in the Workplace (1 credit)

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COURSE FEES: £89 now £59 - Click here to buy now


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