Strategic Planning and Integration with Budgets

Learning Unit 1: The Purpose of Visionary Thinking in a Leadership Context
Learning Unit 2: Analyse Current Context and Trends to Develop Strategy
Learning Unit 3: Compile Scenario Plans
Learning Unit 4: Apply Selected Scenarios into Strategic and Business Planning Processes
Learning Unit 5: Evaluate Scenario Planning

Who should Attend ?

This skills programme is designed for the public sector and is aimed at:
• individuals who are working within a public sector, local government, commercial or community environment, and will fulfil a leadership role as part of their job;
• public officials who are working with integrated development planning or public sector management and administration specialists; and
• all officials in the public sector in national and provincial government departments and public entities.

What are the benefits ?

The benefits of this skills programme include:
• understanding the importance of planning as a sound basis for management;
• utilising performance management as a basis for assessment of progress;
• preparing performance agreements; and
• basing budgets calculations on specific strategic objectives and targets.


Three day contact session combined with practical workplace experience.

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Aligned Unit Standards

UnitIDTitleNQF LevelCredits
120311Apply visionary leadership to develop strategy 510
Scheduled Venues and Dates

Gauteng 06 Jul 20-08 Jul 20
05 Oct 20-07 Oct 20
25 Jan 21-27 Jan 21
01 Mar 21-03 Mar 21
01 Jun 21-03 Jun 21
06 Sep 21-08 Sep 21
06 Dec 21-08 Dec 21
Entry Requirements

The credit calculation in the relevant unit standard is based on the assumption that learners are competent in:
•communication (NQF level 4).