Life as a Technical Manager

Customized Onsite Training

1
Days
  • Customized Content
  • For Groups of 5+
  • Online or On-location
  • Expert Instructors
Overview

This Life as a Technical Manager training class class covers the key information needed by new and would-be technical managers to help assure their success. Topics include the challenges of moving to a technical management role, delegation, the importance of process and standards, and various other essential technology management topics.

Goals
  1. Gain a detailed understanding of the IT manager role.
  2. Learn techniques for task delegation to technical staff.
  3. Gain knowledge of IT business and production processes.
  4. Implement philosophies and techniques for managing multiple project simultaneously.
Outline
  1. Personal Growth
    1. Moving from Technician to Technical Manager
    2. New Required Skills and Challenges
    3. Maintaining Your Technical Skill
    4. Leading the Work versus Doing the Work
  2. Delegation
    1. Delegation and Relying on Your Team's Ability
    2. Handing Off Your Old Responsibilities and Letting Your Staff Do the Work
    3. Developing Confidence in Your Team
  3. >Managing IT
    1. The Importance of Process
    2. Maintaining Hardware and Software Standards
    3. Surviving a Technical Audit
    4. Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
    5. Dealing with Contradictory IT Goals
  4. Managing Projects
    1. Project Estimation and Defining Project Resources vs. Maintenance Resources
    2. Project Prioritization and Managing Project Portfolios
Class Materials

Each student in our Live Online and our Onsite classes receives a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.

No cancelation for low enrollment

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GSA schedule pricing

76,057

Students who have taken Live Online Training

15,320

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100%

Satisfaction guarantee and retake option

9.40

Students rated our trainers 9.40 out of 10 based on 5,229 reviews

I walked away learning more than I expected to!

Mat Chacon, PACCAR ITD
Seattle WA

With regard to the training, in a word, it was EXCELLENT! Instructor is a very knowledgeable, extremely enthusiastic, and effective trainer.

Jim Rapkoch, Colsa
Colorado Springs CO

This training was great!! Anyone can take it, feel comfortable while doing so, and come away with a 'lot' of knowledge!!

Linda Wright, US Department of Energy
Hephzibah GA

Loved the class and the instructor. Best Leadership Training I have had. Concise and down to earth with specific examples to apply in the workplace.

Marilyn Rachow, Frontier Science
Amherst NY

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