Lead Training Class Overview

What is the goal of the Lead Training Class?

The goal of the Lead Training class is to prepare candidates for an entry level leadership position in a new company with a new job. Being a Lead can be difficult. Whereas the individual has previously been successful by their own skill and ability, now they must be able to rely on others and still have the same success.

Lead Training Class Description

The key to a being good Lead is accomplishing the job through others. This is a 3 video course and accompanying 51 page training manual. The proprietary manual is designed for the first-time team leader who may not have been in a leadership position directing a group prior to this. It starts by defining the Lead’s role in directing a team and their job as it fits into a business unit.

Lead Training Class Overview

The course then covers other key areas that a Lead must know. These include Safety & Risk Management, Communication & Leadership, Training, Time Management, Human Resource Issues, Customer Service, and Money Matters. All of these are things that as an individual the candidate may not have had to worry about, but needs to be aware of to succeed in the new position.

Who is the target audience for the Lead Training Class?

The ideal candidate for this is course is any employee of Maintenance Best or anyone seeking employment that may need tips on how to succeed as a Lead.

Class Requirements:

  • Must be registered with Maintenance Best
  • Must be able to comprehend English
  • Access to a Desktop or Mobile device with internet access

Course Includes:

  • Three on-demand course videos, a 51 page Training Manual, and supplemental material
  • Lifetime access to course material
  • Maintenance Best Certification
  • Access on Desktop or Mobile Devices

Lead Training Class Testimonials

Wow! I took Maintenance Best’s Lead Training Class and I know feel like I have a much better handle on what it takes to be a Lead.

Lead Training Class - Course Curriculum

Lead Training Class - Chapter 1
  • Introduction to Being a Lead
  • Knowing Your Job
    • What Are Your Duties
    • Who Do You Work For
    • What Are the Rules
    • What is the Measure of Success
  • Safety – It’s Important!
    • Safety for Everyone
    • Legal Requirements for Safety
    • As a Lead, What You Need to Know
    • The MaintenanceBest.com Accident Report
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • Checklists
  • Risk Management (RM) Program
    • Risk Management Basics
    • Probability vs. Severity
    • Control Measures
Lead Training Class - Chapter 2
  • Communication
    • Listening
    • Non-verbal Communication
    • What? – How? – Results
    • Team Meetings
  • Know Who You are Responsible For
    • Self-Discipline
    • Leadership Errors – What Not to Do
    • Employee Motivation
    • Setting Standards
    • Leadership Styles
    • Breaking Away From the Norm
  • Training
    • Training
    • Training Strategy
  • Time Management
    • Introduction to Planning & Time Management
    • Resource Planning
    • Planning
    • Goals
    • Schedules
Lead Training Class - Chapter 3
  • Human Resource Policies
    • Discrimination
    • Sexual Harassment
    • Difficult Employees
  • Customer Service
    • How Do You Handle Problems & Complaints
    • Customer Service Benefits
  • Money Matters
    • What Do You Need to Know About Money
    • Business Units
    • Gross Profit
    • Profit Margin
    • Overtime

If you have questions about our training classes or about Maintenance Best, please feel free to reach out to us via our contact page.