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Supervising Assertively

SIM Professional Development (SIM PD) is the leading provider for adult learning, training and development for corporate and career development. We provide a wide range of quality executive programmes, corporate training, seminar and workshops in areas of soft skills training, leadership training, sales training, management training, personal effectiveness & productivity, project management training, strategy execution and forumation.


supervising assertively


As a Supervisor, you need to get things done through others. This requires being able to assert appropriately to inspire, motivate, lead and resolve conflicts among your people. Be equipped with the skills to be an effective and assertive Supervisor, to get your team to be productive while maintaining a good working relationship and keeping morale high!

Benefits to You

Business Outcomes :

Participants will be able to supervise effectively and inspire employees to perform productively, to meet the company's goals and contribute directly to increased revenue.

Learning Outcomes :

  • Acquire specific communication skills to set work standards

  • Acquire assertive skills to handle difficult employees; resolve conflicts at work; coach, counsel, appraise and motivate staff effectively

  • Gain skills and confidence to give honest feedback without creating resentment, thus preserving good working relationship
Programme Outline
  • What is assertiveness in supervision?
  • Functions, roles and rights of a supervisor
  • Effective supervision exercise
  • Rights of bosses, employees, and customers
  • What are assertiveness rights and characteristics?
  • Assertiveness techniques and using " I- Message " in negative feedback
  • Delegating, coaching and appraising assertively for better results
  • Dealing with difficult employees: the under-achievers, the silent or rebellious ones etc.
  • Case studies and role play to manage difficult employees and objections
Who Must Attend

Level 2 - Supervisor, Executive & Emerging Managers

Level 3 - New Managers

Programme Leader
Gaik Lim is a highly experienced and highly-rated trainer with over 20 years of professional and personal experience.  She enjoys training and brings to her programmes interesting experiences gained from her work with corporations in the private and public sectors. Given her vast experiences, she hosted formal dinner and functions for ambassadors, diplomats and top senior corporate executives in various countries.  With her enthusiasm and intense interest in her training programmes, Gaik stood out and is one of the recipients of the SIM’s Top 10 Trainers 2015.  Gaik also conducts her training programmes in Hong Kong, Korea, Australia, Malaysia, Thailand and Brunei.

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To enjoy 10% EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT off the fees above, please register at least FOUR weeks before the programme commencement date.
Terms & conditions applies ; please call to enquire.
SKILLSFUTURE CREDIT (SFC) is applicable for Singapore Citizens aged 25 years old and above.
No further discounts will be applicable if using the SFC to pay for the programme fees.

Enquiries : Kathleen Tan - 6248 9407 | 62466746,

Foreign participants sponsored by their companies, GST is not applicable. If payment is made by a Singapore-registered company, GST will apply.

Non-members are welcome to sign up for SIM membership to enjoy the discounted rate. To sign up for SIM Membership, please visit, email or call 6248 9489. To register for the programmes now, select the preferred programme run-dates below through the register icon. "Register", which will bring you to the registration page.

DateTimeVenueRegistration Closing Date 
10/11/2020 - 12/11/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Oct 27, 2020 Register