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Change Management

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    For more information or to enrol onto this course, please contact our Business Development team on 01234 291747 or email


Today, most working environments operate in a climate of constant and increasing change. We all cope with change in our everyday lives, but most of us do not like it or we find changes difficult. For some it is the risk of failure, for others the fear of the unknown. When tasked with managing change we cannot prevent resistance, only aim to reduce its impact through well planned change management processes. The earlier you start your change management plans and involve other people the better and the easier it will be for you to minimise resistance and achieve successful implementation.

Should I attend?

This course is suitable for those tasked with managing change in the workplace.


  • Practical training day covering the skills you will need
  • Confidence enhancing so you can put improvements into practice

Course overview

  • Understand types of change
  • Plan, change and consider the impact it has on people
  • Implement, review and evaluate change
  • Identify the factors that aid or obstruct change
  • Recognise the importance of effective communication channels

Course content

You will study a range of topics including:

Different types of change

  • Individual or Organisational Change
  • Why does change fail?

Understanding change

  • Change Curve
  • Lewin’s change Management Model
  • Beckhard and Harris’s change Model

Planning change

  • Impact Analysis
  • Burke-Litwin Change Model
  • McKinsey 7S Framework
  • Leavitt’s Diamond

Implementing change

  • Kotter 8-Step change Model
  • Training Needs Assessment/Analysis

Communicating change

  • Stakeholder Analysis

Course Information & How to Apply

In light of the current coronavirus outbreak this course has unfortunately been postponed. Information regarding our 2020-21 part-time courses will be out in May; please complete our enquiry form and we will alert you when they are released.

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LengthStart DateDay(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 05/04/2019 Fri £175 The Park Inn E2352 Course in progress


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If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

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At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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