Workforce Training and Professional Development

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce offers a range of professional development, supervisory, management, human resources, and information technology training opportunities. In today’s competitive global marketplace, it’s imperative that your employees continually improve their skills to stay ahead of the competition. Check for the latest offerings on our events calendar.

Successful Supervision
Supervisory success is made possible by understanding the options and tools available to you as a supervisor or manager. Successful supervision is a function of role clarity, the achievement of goals, the development of people, decision-making skill, successful delegation, effective communication, and the selection and retention of talent. Successful supervisors know how to create self-fulfilling prophecies of success…through people. To view a full description, click here.

Leadership for Managers
This program presents the practical concepts, strategies, and skills needed to enhance a leader's performance. Learn to create an environment of trust where people do better work by building a higher trust. Integrate generational differences into leadership mindset. Improve interpersonal skills and build emotional intelligence. Improve teamwork and motivation. Understand TQM and lean thinking in the modern organization. Master all forms of communication to reduce stress and conflict. Click here for more information.

Human Resources Management
A comprehensive, hands-on series of classes designed to refresh skills for people already in the HR profession, or provide an overview of HR policies and practices for those just entering the field. Each module can be taken separately, or attend the entire workshop series to receive a certificate of accomplishment at the end of day three. For more information click here.

Email Michele Hefferon at or call (585) 256-4614 for more information on this or any of our training programs.


Additional Training Through Rochester Chamber Members

  • New Horizons at Logical Operations has expertise in cloud computing, cybersecurity, and digital marketing. New Horizons at Logical Operations also offers business skills classes and computer courses from end users up to IT professionals. Use code GRCC2019 when registering to receive a 15% discount on select New Horizons at Logical Operations training programs. Restrictions may apply.