Certificate in Office Politics for Managers Online Short Course

Provider Courses for Success
Course Outcome Certificate of Completion
Study Mode Online
Duration 6–8 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $199.00
  • What you'll learn


    How to recognise the signs of office politics at your workplace and respond appropriately. This short course will give you tools to manage your level of office politics in a fair, equitable manner, allowing you to convert potentially negative issues into positive results for the team.

    You’ll learn the following techniques and skills in this short course:

    • Understand the purpose and importance of office politics
    • Creating ‘ground rules’ for new employees, covering workplace behaviour
    • Effectively interact with and influence your staff
    • Manage diverse personality types in the workplace
    • Gain employee support at the office
    • Expand your professional network
    • Understand your role in the workforce group and how you function within it

    After only 6-8 online study hours, you’ll be able to become more successful diffusing problems appearing at the office. And after purchasing this course, you will be provided with unlimited, lifetime access to its materials.

  • Ideal for


    Managers who wish to understand the strategies employees use to survive and safeguard their careers in the workplace. The first step: accept that office politics exists. The next phase is to learn to use office politics to your advantage in successfully managing employees.

    There are no formal entry requirements for this short course, however you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to access course materials.

  • Career Outcomes


    After completing this short course, you'll be able to recognise and address issues caused by office politics. Identifying these issues and being aware of possible responses will help you deal with them in a professional manner.

    Completion of this short course will see you awarded with a Courses For Success certificate of completion.

  • Course Content

    • Module One - Getting Started
    • Module Two - New Hires
    • Module Three - It's About Interacting and Influencing
    • Module Four - Dealing with Rumors, Gossip and Half-Truths
    • Module Five - Office Personalities (Part 1)
    • Module Six - Office Personalities (Part 2)
    • Module Seven - Getting Support for your Projects
    • Module Eight - Conflict Resolution
    • Module Nine - Ethics
    • Module Ten - You Are Not an Island
    • Module Eleven - Social Events Outside of Work
    • Module Twelve - Wrapping Up
  • Payment Information


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  • Why Courses for Success?

    Courses for Success

    Boasting one of the most extensive and diverse course lists on offer, Courses for Success have hundreds of online courses. With everything from accounting to art, wedding planning to web design, they are a great option for anyone with specific professional development needs or with a particular hobby to pursue – there really is a course to suit everyone.

    Courses for Success has developed its own online courses and utilises the latest technology to deliver them at affordable prices across ten countries. They have also partnered with some of Australia’s leading training providers to offer a range of accredited courses, with accessibility their main aim.

    As a student of Courses for Success, you’ll benefit from 24/7 access to your online course materials, enabling you to study whenever and wherever you want.

    You will also receive ongoing support from a tutor who is available to answer your questions and help keep you motivated as you may your way through the course material.