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Prioritisation & Time Management Skills

  • Date(s)
    Thursday, 7 November 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €295
    Non-Members: €365

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    6.5 hours   C4


In the current economic climate, reviews are essential to consider how best to utilise existing resources. As part of this review process, an analysis of time management skills is crucial as staff and organisations continue to adapt successfully in an uncertain environment.


To refine delegates’ time and organisational management skills by focusing on the practical aspects of dealing successfully with increasing workloads

Learning objectives

On completion of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • Identify their strengths and weaknesses regarding time management
  • List the different categories of time usage
  • Organise their workspace to assist efficiency
  • Identify ways in which they can save and create time
  • Prioritise tasks and delegate more effectively
  • Devise better organisational and time management plans
  • Set more realistic, measurable targets


  • Getting started: The psychological frame of mind
  • Identifying the different categories of time usage
  • Reorganising the workspace
  • The planning process
  • Prioritising, controlling, scheduling
  • Transforming tasks
  • Dealing with time wasters
  • Leaders, teams, delegation
  • Setting achievable goals

Who should attend?

Delegates who are or will be reviewing how they personally organise their workload as part of their organisation’s strengthening process.

Special requests

Delegates must bring details of their current workload and commitments.

Trainer's profile

Tiernan Ivory, MA is a Communication Consultant with over ten years’ training experience. He specialises in developing course participants’ abilities in the areas of business writing, presentation skills, leadership skills, meeting management and time management.

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7 November 2019


"Very engaging, energetic, and entertaining"

"Tiernan was excellent - an engaging presenter. I have lots of ideas to implement"

Michael Hannon, Tool & Plastic Industries Ltd.: "Excellent delivery with engaging and humorous content that encouraged discussion and newer ways of thinking"

Peter O'Sullivan, National Transport Authority: "Very helpful in group setting and to put more structure around the issues"

Paul Flynn, Rosgal Loss Assessors: "Good course, well delivered"

Stephen Kearney, Allegro Acoustics: "Very good - clear, informative, practical advice and very approachable and professional instructor"

Fred Charles, Ecocem Ireland: "The course is well run and very interesting"


Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.