Plan now for September learning


Plan now to spring back into action after your summer holiday. Boost your skills and earn valuable CPD points with one of Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration courses.

Any review of essential management skills always puts effective communication close to the top of the list. Yet poor communication is at the root of many problems.

Effecive communication on Tuesday September 11th, kindly hosted by Eagle Labs (7-8 Clifton Court, Cherry Hinton Road, CB1 7BN) is a one-day workshop aimed at managers. It will help you understand your own communication style, learn the essentials of good communication and develop your confidence to communicate effectively.

Course content


  •     What is effective communication?
  •     Barriers to effective communication
  •     Verbal and non-verbal communication

Developing Self-Awareness

  •     Understanding your own communication style
  •     Communication Styles questionnaire

The Essential Skills

  •     Understanding body language
  •     Active listening & questioning techniques
  •     Giving and receiving constructive feedback

Understanding Communication Channels

  •     When to talk and when to write

Effective Influencing

  •     How to get your message across
  •     Cross-cultural variations in communication
  •     Effective influencing in meetings

CPD Points: 6.5

Find out more and sign up now

Did you know that every level of Cambridge Network membership means you automatically have the right to book on to any of the Network's quality Learning Collaboration courses at any time? A wide spectrum of soft skills, technical and leadership development courses are on offer throughout the year, so sign up now to build your capabilities. Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration is a CPD training provider, registered and certified with  THE CPD STANDARDS OFFICE, and many of its courses will earn you valuable CPD points.

The Learning Collaboration works on behalf of Cambridge Network members to organise, purchase and share training and management development opportunities, delivered locally. That means all members benefit from economies of scale, gaining improved access to high quality professional training courses at value-for-money prices.

Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration

Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration works on behalf of local employers to organise training and management development for their staff. Set up by the Network in conjunction with local HR Directors, our aim is to provide all Cambridge Network members and organisations with improved access to high quality, shared training courses at value-for-money prices.

Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration directory information