Training & Technical Assistance

Training & Technical Assistance

We specialize in hands-on training and technical assistance that produce results for everything, from national, stand-alone events for individuals to turnkey, tailored programs for organizations. Our priority is to deliver a unique experience that not only opens minds, but helps them work differently. Customized, educational events can combine with consultation services for greater organizational impact. HGJA also offers trainers, participants, and their organizations state-of-the-art training facilities located in the heart of Chicago and designed with their needs in mind. Whether a client requires small conference meeting space for its executive team or a larger training venue for group seminars, the Institute will support your needs. Our expertise includes:

Access to Services

  • Early Childhood Eligibility and Admissions Compliance Training
  • Early Childhood – ERSEA Competency-Based Certification
    • ERSEA Level One Training–Understanding the Requirements
    • ERSEA Level Two Training–Implementing the Requirements
    • ERSEA Level Three Training–Effectively leading and managing the process
  • ERSEA Recertification Training
  • ERSEA for Decision Makers Training

Administration, Operations, and Management

  • Board Development Training
  • Change management
  • Coaching and performance management
  • Community Assessment Training
  • Diversity and Inclusion Training
  • Fiscal Accountability Training
  • Human capital management
  • Leadership and development
  • Program Governance Training
  • Reflective Leadership and Management Training
  • Strategic Thinking and Planning Training
  • Talent management
  • Technical assistance and support
  • Training development and delivery
  • Values, Ethics, and Professional Boundaries
  • Workforce development and planning

Service Delivery

  • Fatherhood and Male Involvement Training
  • Family Engagement/Partnership Training
  • Parent Involvement Training
  • Life Skills Training
  • Performance Standards–Early Childhood Services
  • Health Services
  • Nutrition Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Transportation Services
  • Facilities, Materials, and Equipment

Quality Assurance, Risk Management & Compliance

  • Program performance and Evaluation
  • Systems/Project Management Training