As a Wiley Diamond Award partner, we can help you choose the best Everything DiSC solutiions.

Training/coaching services to increase the productivity of employees.

About Us

We will help you with some amazing programs!
C. Michael Ferraro (2nd from right) with Wiley senior leadership at ATD conference.

TRAINING SOLUTIONS, Inc. (TSI) began in 1995 and provides information that enables business owners and executives to make better decisions regarding their people issues (such as hiring decisions and people development skills).

We have been a Diamond Award winner for many years from Wiley (and Inscape Publishing). We also provide people skills training programs (classroom and online) and executive coaching services to enhance employees’ productivity. Programs include: Checkpoint 360, Everything DiSC, Everything DiSC Management, Everything DiSC Sales, Everything DiSC Work of Leaders, Everything DiSC Workplace, DiSC Classic, PXT Select, Profiles Sales Checkpoint, Step One Survey, and a wide selection of DVD, videostreaming and e-learning with topics listed here: Attitudes, Change, Coaching, Communications, Conflict Resolution, Customer Service, DiSC, Discipline, Diversity, Ethics, Expectations, Front Line Employees, Harassment, Integrity, Leadership, Legal, Management, Meetings Management, Motivation, Performance, Relationships, Sales, Stress, Teamwork, Time Management.

As we serve organizations worldwide, we have a team of trainers, coaches, and consultants that are available to you. We are a top partner for many high-quality publishers and can offer you off-the-shelf training programs with facilitator kits, assessments, DVDs, how-to books, online programs, and more. We will help you make more successful hiring decisions by using our online assessments and job matching programs.

We are committed to providing excellent customer service to help you increase the job productivity and employee satisfaction within your organization. We do this by offering you high quality training and human resource products, programs and services. We are honored to be of service to you.

Testimonials for Training Solutions, Inc.

  • "We have turned to C. Michael Ferraro many times over the years to facilitate a wide variety of programs that promote individual and team growth. Michael was able to draw on his experience facilitating this program with other companies and apply his insights about our company culture to create a customized approach based on our specific needs.

    Vice President of Human ResourcesPeterson Companies

Solutions

  • Developing Leaders with Vision, Alignment and Execution using Everything DiSC Work of Leaders

    Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders™ is classroom training that uses online pre-work, engaging facilitation with contemporary video, and online follow-up to create a personalized learning experience. Based on best practices, Work of Leaders connects to real-world demands, generating powerful conversations that provide a clear path for action.

    Using the framework of Vision, Alignment, and Execution, Work of Leaders encourages leaders to understand their own leadership behaviors and how they impact their effectiveness. Rich, compelling narrative adds depth to the data and strong visuals support the learning process by illustrating key messages.

    Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders™ approaches leadership as a one-to-many relationship, as opposed to the one-to-one relationship of management. It focuses on tangible steps directed at leading a group or organization toward desired outcomes. Consistently thought-provoking, Work of Leaders stimulates fresh conversations and perspectives regardle

  • Understanding Workplace Behaviors to Improve Productivity with Everything DiSC Workplace

    This unique classroom training session uses online pre-work and engaging facilitation with contemporary video to create a personalized learning experience. Participants will understand and appreciate the styles of the people they work with, and the result is more effective and productive working relationships. This program utilizes the Everything DiSC® Workplace™ program and focuses on: Discovering Your DiSC® Style, Understanding Other Styles, Building More Effective Relationships
    Includes Optional People-Reading Module.
    The agenda is presented in three modules:
    Module 1 DISCOVERING YOUR DiSC STYLE: Participants discover how DiSC® styles affect their workplace relationships and explore the priorities that drive them at work.
    Module 2 UNDERSTANDING OTHER STYLES: Participants learn what works for them and what challenges them when working with each DiSC® style.
    Module 3 BUILDING MORE EFFECTIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Participants create strategies and an action plan to overcome challenges.

Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification

Choose your learning format:

Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification

Online

Everything DiSC Workplace Certification is your best resource to gain foundational knowledge and tools for facilitating Everything DiSC. Designed with your busy schedule in mind, this online course gives you the flexibility of self-paced learning, paired with live-collaborative sessions led by Wiley’s expert trainers.

Increase your confidence and competence in delivering Everything DiSC Workplace in your organization. This course offers rigorous new content on the principles of the DiSC® model and the supporting research. During the live sessions, you will practice facilitating small groups and explore challenging scenarios that could arise during workshops. You’ll also learn how to keep Everything DiSC alive within your organization by creating a culture of DiSC and explore MyEverythingDiSC, the mobile-friendly, interactive learning portal that is exclusive to Everything DiSC.

This program Includes:

  • Four modules of self-directed and live collaborative learning (each requiring three to five hours of time per week), conducted over a four week period
  • Active knowledge checks to help participants assess how well they understand the content and to improve learning and retention
  • Final Certification exam (self-directed/graded activity)

Start your journey toward building your confidence and competence in effectively delivering Everything DiSC Workplace!

Upcoming Classes

  • October 12 – November 09, 2017

    Live session each Thursday from 1:00 – 2:30pm CT
  • October 12 – November 09, 2017

    Live session each Thursday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
  • January 05 – February 02, 2018

    Live session each Friday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
  • February 01 – March 01, 2018

    Live session each Thursday from 9:00 – 10:30am CT
  • March 09 – March 30, 2018

    Live session each Friday from 2:00 – 3:30pm CT
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Workplace Certification

Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification

In Person

With a primary purpose to increase confidence and competence in delivering Everything DiSC Workplace®, this course offers rigorous new content on the principles of the DiSC® model and supporting research. Learners will gain the expertise and credentials needed to deliver Everything DiSC Workplace within their organization by completing online pre-work and two days of practical application led by Wiley’s expert trainers. All courses are held at our Education Center in Minneapolis, MN.

In this course, learners will:

  • Gain expertise in the Everything DiSC model and supporting research
  • Demonstrate the ability to use the Everything DiSC Workplace reports
  • Customize the Everything DiSC Workplace program to meet specific participant needs
  • Navigate challenging scenarios that could arise during a workshop or coaching session
  • Create strategies to promote a DiSC-based culture
  • Explore MyEverythingDiSC®, a mobile-friendly, interactive learning portal that is exclusive to the Everything DiSC product suite

Upon successful completion of the course, learners will receive the credential of Certified Everything DiSC Workplace Facilitator.

Upcoming Classes

  • October 31 – November 01, 2017

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • December 05 – December 06, 2017

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • January 23 – January 24, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • February 27 – February 28, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • March 27 – March 28, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
Take the next step!
Workplace Certification

Featured Skills

  • Classroom Training
  • Team Development
  • Supervisory Training
  • Executive Coaching
  • D style

    People with this style are direct. They're outspoken with their opinions and aren't afraid to be forceful.

    C style

    People with this style take a logical, systematic approach to their work and pride themselves on accuracy.

  • i style

    People with this style are bold and driven. They describe themselves as risk-takers and like to be at the center of the action.

    S style

    People with this style are gentle and accommodating. They are patient with mistakes and very considerate of feelings.

  • D style

    People with this style are direct. They're outspoken with their opinions and aren't afraid to be forceful.

    i style

    People with this style are bold and driven. They describe themselves as risk-takers and like to be at the center of the action.

  • S style

    People with this style are gentle and accommodating. They are patient with mistakes and very considerate of feelings.

    C style

    People with this style take a logical, systematic approach to their work and pride themselves on accuracy.

Credentials

  • Authorized Partner of Everything DiSC
  • Certified in Everything DiSC
  • Accreditated in The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team
  • Authorized Partner for The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team
  • Authorized Partner of PXT Select
  • Sharon is certified in PXT Select.