Training Solutions

Training Solutions

All solutions are the result of collaboration with the management team and customizing the training to meet specific objectives adding to business success.

NCWorks Customized Training Directors within the NC Community College System may click on the following documents to access the Training Schedule and Trainer Spotlight for each of the Regional Trainers.

Business Needs Target Audiences Potential Solutions Regional Trainer
Developing leader qualities that inspire peak performance Team leaders, supervisors and middle managers Achieve Global Leadership Development Series Ed Gash, Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Improving customer service and building customer relationships Leaders at all levels and customer care providers Achieve Global Achieving Stellar Service Experiences Ed Gash, Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Enhancing interpersonal skills, team development, and leadership development Employees at all levels DDI - Development Dimensions International's Series of Business Solutions Ed Gash, Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Fine tuning interpersonal skills, teambuilding, respecting and appreciating differences Employees at all levels DiSC Solutions - Personal Profiles Collection Ed Gash, Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Developing strong working relationships, respecting and appreciating differences, and teambuilding Employees at all levels Myers Briggs Type Indicator Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Enhancing interpersonal skills and leadership development Team leaders, supervisors and teams Situational Leadership II, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Ed Gash
Maintaining and achieving high levels of productivity during times of change Teams leaders, supervisors and teams Emerging Leaders, Great Leaders, Focus Achieving Your Highest Priorities Ed Gash
Developing and solidifying strong working relationships Team leaders, supervisors and teams The 5 C's of Organizational Alignment, Creating a Pull Culture Ed Gash
Developing first time supervisors Supervisors 7 Habits for Managers Situational Leadership II Ed Gash
On-the-Job Training Anyone who is tasked with training other employees, including: internal trainers, subject matter experts and leaders Expert OJT Jeff Groves, Lynn Unsworth
Building strong teams Team leaders, supervisors and teams Leading at the Speed of Trust, Working at the Speed of Trust, Principles of High Performing Teams Ed Gash
Understanding the financial side of manufacturing - business acumen Employees at all levels Apples and Oranges Lynn Unsworth
Enlightenment of the laws that affect most workplaces Team leads and supervisors Employment Law for Supervisors Lynn Unsworth
Preventing workplace harassment Team leades, supervisors and teams Understanding and Peventing Harassment Lynn Unsworth
Enhancing and developing logistics core skills and knowledge Logistics and distribution employees - new and incumbent Certified Logistics Technicians - Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Jeff Groves
Enhancing and developing core manufacturing production skills and knowledge Manufacturing employees - new and incumbent Certified Production Technician - Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Jeff Groves
Regulatory compliance All employee levels Training aimed at raising awareness of and compliance to: Electrical safety, lockout / tagout, blood borne pathogens, hazard communication, personal protective equipment, materials handling and storage, walking working surfaces, machine guarding Chris Suttles, Nick Saturno, Ron Skinner
Hazard recognition All employee levels OSHA 10 and 30 hour courses Chris Suttles, Ron Skinner
Increased workers compensation costs due to repetitive motion injuries Front line supervisors, engineering staff, line operators Ergonomic process training from basic to advanced hazard recognition, abatement Chris Suttles, Ron Skinner
Spill response Shipping and Receiving Supervisors and Material Handlers HAZWOPER training Chris Suttles, Ron Skinner
Decreasing incidents/accidents involving powered industrial trucks/indoor overhead cranes Powered industrial truck operators, crane operators / front line supervisors Detailed operator training Chris Suttles, Nick Saturno, Ron Skinner
Effective incident/accident investigations First line supervisors, safety committee members Incident/accident investigation training, route cause analysis Chris Suttles, Nick Saturno, Ron Skinner
Effective safety committees Middle management/safety management/line supervisors/safety committee members Specific Safety Committee training in mission development Chris Suttles, Nick Saturno, Ron Skinner
Workplace Organization through Waste Elimination and Reduction Operators, Supervisors, Maintenance Intro to Lean – Manufacturing or Office, 5S and the Visual Factory, Introduction to Value Stream Mapping, The Basics of Total Productive Maintenance, Quick Change (SMED), Mistake Proofing Ron Fite, Ron Skinner
Team Based Problem Solving Operators, Supervisors, Engineers Plan Do Check Act (PDCA) (Ron Fite), 8D Team Based Problem Solving (Ron Fite), Kepner Tregoe PSDM (Ron Skinner), How to Conduct Kaizen Events (Ron Fite, Ron Skinner) Ron Fite, Ron Skinner
Creating and Training With Standard Work Engineers, Trainers Expert On-the-Job Training (OJT) Ron Fite
Building a Continuous Improvement Structure New Employees, Operators, Supervisors, Engineers Six Sigma White Belt, Six Sigma Yellow Belt, Six Sigma Green Belt (w/Minitab or SigmaXL), Six Sigma Black Belt (w/Minitab or SigmaXL) Ron Fite
Task Management Operators, Supervisors Time Management, Introduction to Project Mangement Ron Fite
Specialized Continuous Improvement Needs Operators, Supervisors, Engineers, as Required Statistical Process Control 101, Statistical Process Control 102-103, Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA), Customized Solutions using specific Lean or Six Sigma Techniques as needed Ron Fite
Improvements in shop floor cleanliness/organization All employees "5S" training and implementation assistance Nick Saturno
Lack of standardized work method Managers and first line supervisor Training in implementation of standard work Nick Saturno
Manufacturing processes historically producing sub-par results Line management/engineering staff Training in waste rcognition and the use of kaizen improvement techniques Nick Saturno
Long machine change-over times Line management/maintenance, engineering staff Training in basic SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Dies) techniques Nick Saturno