DBS Line Manager’s Toolkit

The Line Manager's (LM) Toolkit contains a number of products to help you manage your team effectively.

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A dedicated site for MOD staff/service personnel is available on the Defence Gateway which can be accessed via any internet connection. This site replaces the former Internet Access to Shared Services (IASS).



  • the LM Toolkit: provides details of key activities you will need to carry out in your role as a line manager
  • the LM Planner: provides you with key events you need to be aware of during the year
  • the Induction Pack for Line Managers New to Managing Civilians: provides you with a simple guide of what you need to do, and where information is held, to help you manage civilian staff

These documents form part of the interim clerical solution for former IASS users, and are available until such time that the replacement online service is launched.

Related information

  • Former users of Internet Access to Shared Services (IASS)
Published 31 May 2013