Apply Management Level Planning Skills

Provided by ELITC - Electronics Industries Training Centre

Course introduction


The knowledge and skills covered in this module include:


  • Translate Organisational objectives into functional goals to achieve the organisational operational plans
  • Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the present situations in terms of being able to meet the defined functional goals
  • Develop viable action plans taking into consideration the identified strengths and weaknesses of present situations and constraint of resources to achieve the defined functional goals
  • Plan for contingency against anticipated problems or events that could hinder the progress toward the Organisational objectives
  • Present the planning outcomes coherently to management for approval
  • Different types of plans
  • Approaches to planning
  • Definition of Organisational policies, objectives and procedures
  • Four main functions of management (Planning, Organising, Leading and Controlling)
  • Relationship of planning to other management functions
  • Relationship of operational plans to strategic plans
  • Organisational operational plans
  • Types of functional goals
  • Steps in planning process
  • How to translate Organisational objectives into functional goals
  • How to conduct strengths and weaknesses analysis
  • Resource utilisation
  • Contingency planning
  • How to prepare planning outcomes reports

Fees & Funding

Funding / Grants
  • Skillsfuture Credit