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Corporate Education

Clark College Corporate Education

Clark College's Corporate Education department delivers a wide variety of customized workforce training, professional development and business consultation services to a wide variety of organizations and industries. Our extensive portfolio of certified trainers and subject matter experts will grow the skills and abilities of your employees. Customized training will develop your workforce, increase your bottom line, and accelerate attainment of your business goals.

What We Do:

  • Customize and deliver training onsite at your business
  • Develop hands-on technical and trade skills in state-of-the art labs
  • Build the supervisors’ and managers’ capacity to lead
  • Equip and enhance high performance teams
  • Support process improvement and advance operational excellence

Our flexible delivery ensures your business will get the training it needs in the time, place, and schedule that works for your employees. High quality training is tailored to the specific needs of your organization and is offered at a competitive cost.

Corporate Education

Leadership

Develop practical leadership skills to influence the organizational performance of managers and non-managers. Topics include leadership roles and styles; the communication process; team building and group interactions; and organizational politics, power, and influence.

Customer Service

Enhance quality service standards and processes to raise level of customer satisfaction. Enable employees to develop the skills and knowledge to convey a commitment to quality service.

Team Development

Learn methods for creating, developing, and improving teams in the workplace to achieve organizational objectives. Focus on the effective roles of the supervisor and team members.Topics include problem-solving, group learning, conflict resolution, and team styles and communication.

Supervisory Skills

Become a successful supervisor, master how to get work done through others in organizations that require maximum productivity and innovation to stay ahead.

Communication

Learn how to get your message across and listen to others while understanding why they react the way they do. Explore the challenges of communication (face-to-face, telephone, e-mail). Learn important ingredients for success and achievement in today’s highly-competitive workplace. Develop a foundation and framework for supportive, cooperative work and productive relationships.

Project Management

Learn how to keep projects on track, scope project and gather requirements, create a project plan, assess project risk, manage multiple projects and enterprise-wide initiatives, schedule, control and manage contracts for repeatable success throughout the organization.

Human Resources

Develop your knowledge of human resources fundamentals. Learn to identify workplace issues, address problems quickly and approach workplace effectiveness with skills. Learn when to pursue legal support.

Lean/Six Sigma

Improve your ability to implement Lean Six Sigma management principles that improve business processes, reduce waste and increase efficiency. Learn the differences between Lean and Six Sigma, identify and prioritize improvement projects, study DMAIC roadmap.

Work Readiness

Gain entry level workplace skills and behaviors necessary for a successful career. Acquire basic work skills such as workplace values and communication, valuing diversity, ethics, resume workshop….

ESL

Learn business specific English as a Second Language (ESL) in areas such as teamwork, job tasks, safety and quality control, vocabulary, reading tasks, speaking and listening skills specific to your workplace. Improve your abilities and become a more confident English speaker.

Languages

Explore and understand new cultures. All level of languages and business cultures. Courses in Spanish, Russian, Japanese, German, Italian, French…

Information Technology

Gain knowledge of data design & management, principles of programming and computer logic principles as well as Web design, and training on all programs in the Microsoft Office suite.

Mechatronics

Learn about the integration of mechanical and electronic components managed by a control systems. Learn how to troubleshoot, maintain and repair mechanical equipment controlled by electrical, electronic and computer systems. Develop troubleshooting and operational abilities that are increasingly used in a wide variety of manufacturing and environments.

Trade Math

Build a solid foundation in the math needed for a variety of technical and vocational trades, such as allied health, electrical trades, plumbing, construction, and others. Math concepts are presented within the context of practical, on-the-job applications.

Blueprint Reading

Learn to interpret drawings commonly found in manufacturing settings including welding, machining and assembly.

Hydraulics

Fundamentals of hydraulics. Topics include hydraulic power systems, hydraulic circuits, principles of hydraulic pressure and flow and various types of hydraulic valves.

Pneumatics

Fundamentals of pneumatics. Topics include pneumatic power systems, basic pneumatic circuits’ principles of pneumatic pressure and flow and pneumatic speed control.

Welding

Instruction and practice of arc welding, wire feed, TIG, oxy fuel processes, and fabrication machinery for beginning to advanced welders. Specialized instruction and American Welding Society welder certification available.

Electrical

Study basic concepts of AC and DC electrical circuits. Analyze and design voltage and current relationships for series and parallel RLC circuit. Use of test and measurement equipment in a laboratory setting.

Machining

Complete instruction and practical application in general shop safety, safe practices and dangers of a machine shop environment. Learn to properly use micrometers and measurement tools. Develop procedures for deburring parts. Learn about the types of drill bits and their uses as well as drill bit sharpening and the use of bandsaws and bandsaw blade welders.

Diesel

Introduction to diesel engine construction and principles of operation, including the basics of physics and engineering as related to operation of diesel engines. Learn basic shop tools and safety.

CNC

Instruction and practical application for the safe setup, operation, and Interactive Graphics Function programming of CNC lathe. Produce and edit NC programs on the CNC lathe. Setup and operation of the vertical mill. Manually create and edit M and G code numerical control programs for the vertical mill.

Leadership

Develop practical leadership skills to influence the organizational performance of managers and non-managers. Topics include leadership roles and styles; the communication process; team building and group interactions; and organizational politics, power, and influence.

Patient Health Advocate

Learn to work as a patient support agent and liaison between patient, provider and other healthcare team members to support health and wellness and obtain the optimal delivery of care.

Customer Service

Enhance quality service standards and processes to raise level of customer satisfaction. Enable employees to develop the skills and knowledge to convey a commitment to quality service.

Cultural Awareness

Learn about cultural sensitivity, cross cultural awareness and business skills, to enable successful team collaboration in all cultures.

CNA/NAC

Study and practice in preparation for the Washington state certification examination as a nursing assistant.

Negotiation

Learn to successfully practice negotiation with clients, partners, vendors, supervisors and colleagues. Learn to establish objectives, identify desired outcome, master interpersonal skills and influence others to attain your objectives.

Lean/Six Sigma

Improve your ability to implement Lean Six Sigma management principles for healthcare that improve business processes, quality of patient care, staff satisfaction and financial results. Learn the differences between Lean and Six Sigma, identify and prioritize improvement projects, study DMAIC roadmap.

Phlebotomy

Complete basic phlebotomy education for healthcare professionals, including the didactic and laboratory components of the profession.