The importance of language in our daily intercourse professionally and personally is arguably a vital tool. The ability to effectively communicate thoughts and ideas forges cultural ties, professional, personal, and economic relationships. Develop your knowledge and understanding of diverse languages and cultures to improve your communication and interaction with others.

Contract Contact

Shirley Tsukano
Programs and Contracts Manager
Phone: 808 734-9701

Heather Robertson
Workforce Development Specialist
Phone: 808 734-9154

Language & Culture Courses


Cultural Awareness and Knowledge

Cultural Awareness Series - Chinese, Korean, and Japanese
Courses designed to introduce business protocol and cultural etiquette to any individual who regularly interact with visitors from China, Korea, and Japan. Participants will gain a better understanding of international visitor expectations and develop their own customized “quick tip sheet” that relates to individual job duties and responsibilities.