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Training Topics

Change Management

Fast growth, changes in leadership, new strategic initiatives … all business transitions require a structured approach to assist the individuals within your organization to adopt change in order to move from current to future states. Kirkwood Corporate Training can provide the training and consulting your business needs to identify and implement the processes, tools
and techniques to manage the people side of change that will enable your company to have
a successful transition.   



Keeping up with the rapidly changing world
of technology is no easy task. Yet few tasks
are as critical to your company’s success. Kirkwood Corporate Training offers comprehensive computer and technology
training to give your employees the edge they need to stay ahead.     


Health & Safety

A proactive approach to health and safety helps create a safer workplace by enhancing skills and raising awareness, while at the same time
ensuring company compliance with the many
environmental and safety regulations. Kirkwood Corporate Training can assist with customized training in areas such as CPR, fire safety, emergency planning, lockout/tagout, confined space, OSHA and building an employer safety plan.   



Industrial and manufacturing settings are
rapidly changing as a result of technological innovation. What that means for companies is that there’s a dramatic increase in the demand for a technically skilled workforce. Turn to Kirkwood Corporate Training for your welding, CNC, GD&T, blueprint reading, shop math, industrial maintenance, forklift, PLC, and other manufacturing and technical needs. All trainings can be customized to your company specifications and can be offered on-site as requested.     


Change Management

One thing that sets healthy organizations apart from others is strong, effective leadership. Kirkwood Corporate Training offers a wide
variety of leadership trainings and consulting opportunities for companies looking to
strengthen their current and future leaders.    

People Skills

At the heart of a strong organization are the
people who make up the core of its workforce. Equipping your employees with the people skills necessary to work in teams, work with clients and build relationships will increase your bottom line. Skill development in areas of collaboration, conflict resolution, decision making, employee motivation and workplace diversity can be provided by Kirkwood Corporate Training
through group exercises and trainings as well as individual coaching.  



Kirkwood Corporate Training is your quality training and implementation resource. From basic lean principles, Agile, project management, value stream mapping, 5S and other quality tools, Corporate Training can assist your organization in reducing waste and becoming more nimble in today’s global economy.   


Team building

The core of a healthy organization is a well-functioning team. Kirkwood Corporate Training has a variety of tools available to work with your organization’s team to identify personality types, build communication skills and increase team productivity.



Does your company have drivers who need
their Class A or B CDL? Do you have an employee who needs to fine-tune their driving skills? Kirkwood Corporate Training has over 30 years’ experience in training drivers in the ICR region. Let us assist you in improving your driver base.   

Virtual Leadership Coaching

Unlock your potential by discovering solutions alongside a personalized coach. Kirkwood Corporate Training now offers Virtual Leadership Coaching, where you will receive support in your own space, at your own pace, to meet your needs — even on a busy schedule. Whether you prefer live video or a phone call, you’ll get quality one-on-one support and coaching when and where you want it, all at an affordable rate.
Click here to meet our current coaches available to you.  



Power of No: Take Back Your Priorities and Your Life
Thu., Aug 27 at 1pm CST
We often find ourselves saying yes to things we don't really want to do. Learn how to set appropriate, clear boundaries for yourself so you can thrive! This 30-minute webinar is free to attend. Click the webinar title to register.
Creating Power
Thu., Oct 1 at 1pm CST
As individuals, groups, and organizations, we have so much power in our energy and ideas. Join us in this free, 30-minute webinar where you'll learn how to clear expectations keep this power from being wasted. Click the webinar title to register.
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Safety Partners Training Consortium
Begins May 6, 2020
Keep your workers safe. This multi-session program features dynamic speakers who will bring cutting-edge tools, training, and support to give you results and implement effective change. *Flexible to be held in-person or online to meet health and safety standards.
Leadership in Manufacturing Certificate
Begins Sept. 16, 2020
Learn what it takes to lead in a growing industry. Join a collaborative cohort of other budding leaders in this two-tier program and build tomorrow's leaders, today. *Flexible to be held in-person or online to meet health and safety standards.
Business Partners Training Consortium
Begins Sept. 17, 2020
Ready to maximize your training dollars? This eight-session program combines high-profile trainers with relevant training topics to help your business thrive. Plus, you get to choose who attends each session. *Flexible to be held in-person or online to meet health and safety standards.


Kirkwood Community College is a Workforce Resource

Workforce Resource
Look to Kirkwood to strengthen your workplace. 
  Corporate Training and 260E

260E and Corporate Training 
Leverage your withholding taxes to hire and train
new employees.

Questions? 319-398-5623  |  corporatetraining@kirkwood.edu
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