Community Services and Partner Support

We’ve made it our mission to positively impact our communities through progressive workforce & educational development.

We offer services to Americas Job Centers, Workforce Development Boards, Cities and Organizations to accelerate business growth, address skills-gaps and stimulate job creation.

Entrepreneurial Assistance

ACCORD provides consulting services to individuals, businesses and partner agencies in the following areas:

  • Business Start-up

  • Management/Leadership Development

  • Human Resources

  • Employee training

  • Customized or off-the-shelf workshops

  • Capacity Building (subsidized) programs

Staff Training and Personal Enrichment

ACCORD and its team of professional trainers can successfully prepare staff, new employees and individuals seeking to better serve business needs and upgrade their skillsets through our “ESSENTIAL SKILLS” Training Program.

We customize and conduct specialized training in the following areas:

  • Financial Literacy
  • Case Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • Time Management
  • Resume & Interview Skills
  • Job Search Skills
  • Effective Communication

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Specialized Services for Agencies, Organizations and Non-Profits

ACCORD and Workforce Edge have direct experience and expertise to provide specialized consulting and training services. Our consulting team provides 360o of support and counseling to accelerate program success:

  • Program and Grant monitoring
  • Case management services
  • Grant Administration
  • Assessment on program performance
  • Executive Coaching for Outplacement Support
  • Community Recruitment Services

ACCORD’s signature Employee Readiness Services provides case management services to train organizations, managers and their teams to prepare clients for employment. Services include the following:

  • How to write Individualized case notes
  • Eligibility and suitability determination and documentation
  • Development of short and long term goals
  • Pre and Post Assessment evaluation
  • Supportive services to remove barriers to successful employment
  • Follow-up services and documentation to ensure outcome retention

Specialized Young Adult and Employee Certification Programs

Accelerated Classes provide Certifications in Management, Customer Service/Hospitality and Healthcare industries:

Fire & Hole Watch Training:

  • Refinery Safety Overview (RSO)
  • Fire & Hole Watch
  • HAZWOPER 40 Certification
  • Trenching/Shoring/Excavation
  • Confined SpaceCPR
  • First Aid
  • National Work Readiness Credential

Customer Service/Hospitality/Food Service Training topics:

  • California Food Handler’s Card
  • National Retail Federation Professional Customer Service Certification
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • National Work Readiness Credential
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • Soft Skills
  • Human Resources Technician
  • Leadership and Management

ACCORD provides program auditing/monitoring preparation and training to assist grant funded entities with their compliance requirements for specially funded awards. This service includes file review, program design, technical assistance to meet targeted goals and projected outcomes as well as answer/prepare corrective action plan to ensure programs remain on track.

Grant Writing & Editing

ACCORD has extensive experience in not only grant writing but in grant editing.  No one knows your agency better than you, but, are you conveying those attributes and successes to grant readers?  Let us review and provide technical assistance to better your chances for funding. Workshops also available.

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