We’ll work with you!

Our Global Learning & Development Customized Training Team works with you to create a program that explores innovative solutions that address these challenges and lead efforts to enhance and engage your workforce. We provide the opportunity to work closely with you to determine the right course of action to develop a training program that aligns with your company’s objectives and goals. Some of our custom workforce development programs include:

  • Incorporating global competencies into your existing workforce development or training program
  • Modifying our current core courses to fit your company’s needs
  • Custom program that we design for you based on your desired outcomes
  • Supplemental or supplanting programs for your company’s professional or workforce development and improvement

The Global Learning and Development team specializes in incorporating global competencies into workforce learning and development programs. The combination of global competencies and skills development program produces a workforce that is able to successfully operate within context of the following areas:

  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Cultural adaptation skills
  • Appreciation of diversity
  • Language and communication skills
  • Knowledge of critical global issues
  • Consciousness of multiple worldviews
  • Understanding the world as a system

If you are interested in a customized professional development contract, contact us.


Shirley Tsukano
Programs and Contracts Manager
Phone: 808 734-9701
Email: stsukano@hawaii.ed

Heather Robertson
Workforce Development Specialist
Phone: 808 734-9154
Email: hr8@hawaii.edu

Employment Training Fund (ETF)

For eligible employers, ETF funding may be applicable to your employees. Please check out Department of Labor & Industrial Relations’ Workforce Development Division (DLIR-WDD) website here.