The Four Stages of Team Development

The Four Stages of Team Development

Walkgrove Admin
Updated Feb 20, 2019

Course Overview 

The four stages of team development. 

First there's the getting to know you when everyone is on their best behaviour. But this is just the calm before the storm… Discover the characteristics of a typical team as they learn to work together – and find out what it takes for a team to excel.

Target Audience 

Great for junior and aspiring managers and for individuals who would like to work on their professional personal development.

Learning Objectives 

  • Describe the characteristics of a forming team
  • Explain the challenges likely in a storming team and why these can lead to failure of the team
  • Explain the advantages of a team that reaches the norming stage
  • Describe the characteristics of a performing team and why these teams succeed
  • Explain the adjourning stage of some teams

Business Outcomes  

Improved productivity


15 Minutes