Customized Training for Employer Needs

Economic Development divisions at TCSG colleges around the state deliver on-demand, customized training designed to meet the needs of local industries.  Whether it’s incumbent worker training for planned facility upgrades, new employee training to meet growing workforce needs, or leadership development, TCSG colleges have the resources and expertise to develop individualized plans to meet corporate needs at the local level.

Examples of Training

Management DevelopmentWorkplace Success SkillsOSHA/Workplace SafetyComputer SkillsIndustrial MaintenanceManufacturing

Employers have specific needs aligned to their industries and their particular cultures.  TCSG Economic Development divisions are there to customize training to meet local needs in grooming employees for leadership roles.  Customized training can be developed around topics such as:

  • Intro to the Supervisory Role
  • Leadership Styles/Leadership Development
  • Understanding the Four Generations in the Workforce
  • Communication Skills for Managers
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Project Management
  • Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma

Employers everywhere have the same concerns: finding employees who understand how to behave and be successful in the workplace.  TCSG Economic Development divisions around the state are ready to support employers and communities in cultivating a workforce that has an understanding of the values, knowledge, and skills necessary for the workplace. Training can be customized around such topics as:

  • Work Ethics
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Service
  • Time Management
  • Workplace communication

Workplace safety is a priority of all employers, but the safety training needs of employers vary, depending on the industry and the employee group.  TCSG Economic Development divisions can provide just the right fit for employer needs regarding safety training.  Such offerings include:

  • OSHA
    • 10/30 General Industry and Construction
    • Forklift Operator/Forklift Instructor Certification
    • Other
  • Environmental Safety
    • CPR/First Aid
    • Air/Blood borne Pathogens
    • Safety Data Sheet Training
    • Fire Prevention and Fire Extinguisher Training
  • ServSafe
  • Mine Safety and Health Administration

Keeping your workforce efficient and effective in the 21st century office environment requires proficiency with commonly used technology resources.  TCSG Economic Development divisions are prepared to offer a wide array of classes on the most widely used business software available.  Customized offerings can be developed around such topics as:

  • Microsoft Office Suite Access / Excel / Word / PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Front Page
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • AutoCAD
  • Web Page Design
  • QuickBooks Pro

Industrial maintenance concerns are similar for all employers, but training needs can be unique depending on the industry, the demographics of the workforce, and the company culture.  Economic Development divisions at TCSG colleges are prepared to help each employer meet specific needs by customizing offerings around such topics as:

  • Maintenance Assessments (Mechanical Electrical and Controls)
  • Hydraulic / Pneumatic PLC (Siemens / Allen Bradley) Training
  • Mechanical Blueprint Reading
  • Electrical Terms & Diagrams (Blueprints)
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance
  • Precision Measurements
  • Mechanical and Electrical Training
  • Troubleshooting Concepts
  • Weld training/testing/certifications
  • Mechanical Fundamentals
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Fasteners
  • Bearings
  • Seals
  • Lubrication

Whether it’s upskilling existing employees or preparing the entry-level workforce, TCSG Economic Development divisions can tailor training to meet local workforce needs for the manufacturing environment. Course and topics include:

  • Introduction to Manufacturing Processes
  • Introduction to Automation
  • Production Equipment Operations and SOP(Customized)
  • Quality Control in Manufacturing(Customized)
  • Communications requirements in Manufacturing(Customized)

Customized Contract Training Projects


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