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Customized Training:
Meeting Business Needs Through Training

Amy Hatfield 

Dean for Workforce Development and Basic Studies

P: 360-475-7555

F: 360-475-7845
customtraining@olympic.edu 

Business Challenges

Do you face any of these issues in your workplace?

  • Inadequate communication
  • Underperformance
  • Morale
  • High turnover
  • Substandard job applicants

Solution:

We help you analyze your business development needs and target appropriate solutions.


Training Challenges

Do you struggle with canned training solutions? We can:

  • Customize curriculum to meet the needs of your business
  • Conduct training on dates and times that work for you
  • Develop the curriculum so you can focus on your business
  • Bring the training to you to avoid travel costs

Solution:

Our team collaborates with you to design a program that meets your requirements.


Competitive Challenges

Are you on a “fast track” to enhance your team’s skills in response to ever increasing competition, rapidly changing technology and the globally expanding market place?

Solution:

We work with your team to develop focused training that quickly cultivates needed skills.


We build programs to respond to all of these challenges.

Program examples include:

  • Culinary
  • Customer Service
  • Engines
  • Electronics
  • Hotel Management: Front Office, Customer Service, Housekeeping
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
  • Supervisory/Management Skills
  • Welding
  • Workplace Ethics

Tax Credit Option:

The new Washington Customized Training Program is a revolving loan fund that covers businesses' up-front training costs and provides a 50 percent business and occupation tax credit to businesses located or expanding in this state. The program will begin June 7, 2006 and expire July 1, 2012. It is administered by the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges. See the link to WA State Customized Training Tax Credit on the left side of this page for more information.


Resources

Kitsap Business Consortium Brochure
Services that Help Businesses