Performance Management Fundamentals

Managing performance is an ongoing activity that begins with understanding your people and what motivates them, ensuring clarity and alignment in their goals and providing meaningful and clear feedback.

  • See the link between business performance and individual performance.
  • Set meaningful and measurable objectives aligned to organisation goals and individual responsibilities.
  • Understand what motivates your team members, as well as, understanding your own motivational factors.
  • Provide clear and meaningful feedback.
  • Manage poor work performance - dealing with people openly and fairly.
  • What is covered in the course?

    • The link between business performance and individual performance.
    • Establishing and maintaining positive work relationships.
    • Setting meaningful, measurable and aligned performance goals.
    • Providing clear and meaningful feedback.
    • Addressing poor performance.
  • Should I attend?

    This course is ideal for managers and leaders, new and emerging team leaders, and supervisors.

  • How will I benefit?

    This practical half-day course will provide you with skills and tools to ensure your people perform at their best – and how to address poor performance if it arises.

    An ideal addition to any manager’s toolkit.

  • How will my organisation benefit?

    Improved performance management leads to improved performance. Your new tools will enable your business to build, maintain and address work relationships.

    Need customised training for your organisation?

    Contact our team to discuss customising this course to meet your needs.


  • AQF Equivalence, Articulation Pathways CPD Points and Certification

    • You will receive a soft copy University of Adelaide Certificate of Completion.
    • This PACE course may contribute to earning Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points or credit. Many professional associations accredit CPD at a standard rate of 1 hour of professional development / learning = 1 CPD point. This should be used as a guide only and confirmation should be sought from your accrediting body prior to registration in any PACE course or program.
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Enter our online learning space

Your course will be delivered via our virtual learning platform and includes the following:

  • access to online course materials and activities 1 week prior to live virtual learning session
  • online support and interaction with your facilitator and course coordinator
  • live virtual learning sessions with your facilitator
  • further self-learning resources to embed your learning
  • post course evaluation.

You will need:

  • computer or tablet
  • web browser Chrome or Firefox to view your course online
  • webcam, headphones and microphone
  • internet connection (broadband or 4G minimum)
  • notepaper and pen
  • a willingness to participate and engage with the instructor and other course participants
  • if your first language is not English, you must be equipped to demonstrate English Language Proficiency throughout your short course enrolment at a minimum IELTS Level 6.5 in all bands in line with the University of Adelaide’s Minimum English Language Requirements.

Available course dates:


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