Workforce Training and Professional Development
Given the current pandemic situation, we have moved our in-person training offerings to a virtual platform. We are hopeful that a lifting of restrictions will soon allow us to host these trainings in-person as originally planned in the near future. We invite you to take advantage of these trainings virtually to continue your learning and professional growth.
Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce offers several training opportunities, presented by knowledgeable and experienced training consultants, to give your employees practical skills and knowledge they can immediately put to use in their job. These training opportunities are available to both members and non-members, though members get a substantial discount on the cost. To view and register for any of these training opportunities, please visit our Upcoming 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. This series of five half-day sessions will equip your supervisors/managers with the tools they need to be a more effective supervisor, whether they have experience or are new to the role. For more details, click here.
Leadership for Managers - This program consists of five half-day sessions that include the practical concepts, strategies, and skills needed to enhance a leader's performance. Learn to create a culture of higher trust where people are happier, more engaged, and much more productive. 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. The program is experiential and entertaining. Have a great time while learning vital leadership skills. The training can be customized in terms of content to stress certain areas important to a particular group. The materials can also be customized to a particular industry. Training for a medical facility will be different from a legal firm or a manufacturing organization. For more details, click here.
Human Resources Management - A comprehensive, hands-on series of six 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 details, click here.
Each of the training opportunities above can also be offered to your company as custom training tailored to meet your organization’s needs. Click here to view pricing options for each training offering.
Other Training Opportunities Available
We understand that employers may need access to other training programs as well. To meet that need, we have partnered with other vendors to offer other programs at a preferred rate for members.
New Horizons at Logical Operations - They offer classroom, online – LIVE, online – ANYTIME, and other learning options. New Horizons at Logical Operations also offers business skills classes and computer courses from end users up to IT professionals, including Microsoft office, cloud computing, cybersecurity, and digital marketing. Use code GRCC2019 when registering to receive a 15% discount on select New Horizons at Logical Operations training programs. Restrictions may apply.
Click here to learn more about ThinkHR LEARN and sexual harassment prevention training (employee and manager) available at competitive rates. (Rochester Chamber Members Only)
Email Susan George for more information on any of our training programs or call (585) 256-4612.