At Governors State University we believe that investing in lifelong learning leads employees toward more satisfying, productive working lives. It also enhances job performance, teamwork and overall corporate competitiveness. That’s our mission, to help any company become an industry leader through training that works.

Governors State University’s Corporate Education and Training options allow the training to come to you, the corporation. Course offerings vary on a wide range of topics from industrial technology to human resource certification. GSU is your regional headquarters for workforce preparation, employee training, business development and technology deployment. GSU provides business and training resources for the Chicago Southland Area.

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For more information on GSU's business solutions, contact Felicia L. Townsend at 708.534.3044.

  • Customized Training


    Governors State University’s customized training option provides the opportunity for your company to receive detailed attention to the learning and development needs specific to your company’s culture. GSU will work with you to assess the learning needs of your employees to prepare an instructional design, development, and delivery strategy that meets your needs. Our goal is to build customized training with objectives that are tied to your organization's strategic plan to enhance skills, increase productivity, and drive revenue growth. Our staff is ready to meet your training needs.

      No travel. We can bring the training to your location.

      No wasted time. Receive training that exactly meets your needs.

      No wasted money. Spend your scarce training resources wisely.  

      We do all the work. All you and your staff need to do is learn.    

      Contact Felicia L. Townsend at 708.534.3044 for more information on customized training. 


    • Courses & Certifications


      APICS Certification: CPIM, CSCP & CFPIM 

      CompTIA Certification - Computer Technician

      Business English

      Master Leadership Certificate

      Lean Six Sigma Certificate Course (Yellow Belt, Green Belt, and Black Belt certifications available.)

      PHR/SPHR Certification Prep Course

      Microsoft Office Software Training
      Contact Felicia L. Townsend at 708.534.3044  to discuss the specific needs of your company.

    • Special Interest Trainings


      Special interest trainings can be offered and customized to meet your company needs.

      Civility in the Workplace                 

      Workplace Diversity

      Preventing Violence in the Workplace

      Communication for Leaders

      Business Writing for Professionals

      Choosing an Effective Employee Assistance Program

      Leadership & Team Training                                   

      Please contact Felicia L. Townsend at 708.534.3044 for more information.