Future Leaders Course
Finland is a leading country in education, workforce development and innovation. Management and leadership skills are at the core of all successful organizations. Finland has invested in developing national curricula for upskilling managers and directors. OEP offers the programs, leading to globally recognized diplomas, to international participants.
The First-Level Managment training upskills and empowers entry-level managers and new team leaders. The training in Management and Leadership supports experienced directors in developing leadership skills and strategic-level operations.
First-Level Management Diploma
A competency-based program focusing on skills, knowledge and competence required to effectively manage teams in all operations. The training provides tools for setting and measuring goals, improving communication skills, employee induction, identifiing development needs and planning team projects.
The program duration is six months and builds on three core modules:
- Working as a Manager
- Service Design for Customer Relations
- Development Plan
Management and Leadership Diploma
A competency-based program focusing on skills, knowledge and competence required for strategic management of operations. The training provides tools for development of strategy and organizational processes, setting and achieving KPIs, human capital management and operating culture.
The program duration is eight months and builds on three core modules:
- Strategic Management
- Organizational Development and Leadership
- Leading a Development Project
Programs are completed through part-time studies including workshops, mentoring, e-learning and development activities within one’s areas of responsibility. Assessment is based on evaluating competence in applying program content to practice. Graduates receive Finnish diplomas, recognized globally.
The programs can be tailored to a specific sector and organized as corporate training, run at any location. Local partners can be certified as implementors.