Leadership Skills for Front Line Managers


This program is ideal for people who are new to supervision, or supervisors wanting to improve their skills. The four modules are job-oriented, practical, and useful. Participants will be involved in role-plays, case studies, and group discussions to learn about positive, objective approaches to supervision. This program is developed and delivered by Pine Tree Management Skills Inc.

Module 1: Supervision

(roles and responsibilities, decision-making, authority, groups, discipline, problem-solving, motivation, leadership)

Module 2: How to Work with People

(communication, communication styles, performance management approaches, coaching, change)

Module 3: How to Get the Work Out

(work goals and priorities, task analysis, scheduling, planning, directing

Module 4: Employee Selection and Training

(supervisor’s role, training, selection, adult learning, occupational health & safety)
Date TBD

This course is now eligible under the Agricultural Skills and Knowledge (ASK) program, which assists producers with educational expenses for farm management courses or training activities. This program is available to producers to gain the knowledge necessary to increase profitability and minimize risks on their farm. Learn more about this rebate program at saskatchewan.ca.

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For more details, call 306.786.2760 or toll free: 1.866.783.6766

About the Facilitators

All Pine Tree instructors have extensive supervisory and management experience (a minimum of 10 years). Participants benefit from their skill and knowledge, both as supervisors and as teachers.


Program Information

Jenny Evanik

Clerical Support, Trades & Technology Centre

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Last Updated: April 24, 2020