Choosing and Preparing Your Delegate (KLplus CPE Course)

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How to Educate, Direct and Authorize Delegates Appropriately

Please Note: This course is provided by a third party and requires an extra step to obtain the CPE certificate. Upon completion of the course, download your course transcript and go to to request the certificate.

As a manager, it’s all too easy to become inundated with various demands on your time, such as meetings, reports and emails. To manage your time more effectively, you’ll need to delegate some of your tasks. Delegating work not only frees you up for other tasks, but it also motivates your team by showing that you trust them with key responsibilities.

In this course, you’ll learn about different delegation styles and fundamentals. You’ll explore methods for preparing and launching a delegation. And you’ll also learn how to educate, direct and authorize delegates appropriately.

This course was developed with experts in the subject matter provided by the International Institute for Analytics (

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the impact of different delegation styles
  • Recognize the kinds of tasks that should be delegated
  • Delegate tasks to the right people
  • Consider key factors when preparing to delegate a task
  • Recognize strategies for effective communication of an assignment to a delegate
  • Recognize how to effectively educate and authorize a delegate
  • Understand how to delegate the right tasks to the right people

Estimated Course Duration: 30 minutes (0.5 CPE)

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Field of Study: Business Management and Organization

Program Level: Basic

Advance Preparation/Prerequisites: None


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