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VitalSmarts’ training events are hands-down the most engaging, challenging, and action-focused training experiences out there—and we don’t hesitate to boast!

It all starts with our award-winning, research-based content—Crucial Conversations, Crucial Accountability, and Influencer. From there, we bring in world-class trainers, award-winning video instruction, and skill-based review activities and role-play scenarios. Whether you’re looking to preview the skills, receive professional development, or become a certified trainer, you will leave your VitalSmarts Training experience feeling energized and ready to put your new skills into action.

Options & Pricing

Crucial Conversations
  • Public Workshop (Live or Live Online)  | $1,395
  • Trainer Certification (Live or Live Online)  | $2,600
  • Public Workshop + Trainer Certification | $3,995
  • Crucial Conversations Add-On (for Crucial Accountability graduates) | $800
  • Add-On Certification | $1,000
  • FasTrack Certification (for previously Certified Trainers) | $1,895
  • Crucial Conversations Online Course | $695
Crucial Accountability
  • Public Workshop (Live or Live Online) | $1,395
  • Trainer Certification (Live or Live Online) | $2,600
  • Public Workshop + Trainer Certification | $3,995
  • Crucial Accountability Add-On (for Crucial Conversations graduates) | $800
  • Add-On Certification | $1,000
  • FasTrack Trainer Certification (for previously Certified Trainers) | $1,895
Influencer
  • Public Workshop (Live or Live Online)  | $1,395
  • Trainer Certification (Live or Live Online)  | $2,600
  • Public Workshop + Trainer Certification | $3,995
  • FasTrack Trainer Certification (for previously Certified Trainers) | $1,895

Note:
*Group rates are available.
**All training courses offer Continuing Education Credits, (CEUs).

Find a Training or Executive Briefing

Search for a training event to fit your schedule and lifestyle. We offer live events nationwide. We also have Live Online and Online training events for those with limited travel budgets, inflexible schedules, or who prefer to learn from the comfort of their own home or office.

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  • Tuesday March 28
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Nashville, TN

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday March 30
    • Executive Briefing
      Short Hills

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday April 03
  • Tuesday April 04
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Calgary

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday April 06
    • Executive Briefing
      Kansas City

      A two-hour product preview

    • Crucial Conversations in Healthcare

  • Monday April 10
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday April 11
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Francisco

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Phoenix

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop
      Regina

      A training course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Indianapolis

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Wednesday April 12
    • Executive Briefing
      Austin

      A two-hour product preview.

  • Tuesday April 18
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      New York City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Wednesday April 19
    • Executive Briefing
      Palo Alto

      A two-hour product overview.

  • Thursday April 20
    • Executive Briefing
      Denver

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday April 24
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Tuesday April 25
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Diego

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop
      Saskatoon

      A training course

  • Thursday April 27
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday May 02
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Seattle

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Wednesday May 03
    • Executive Briefing
      Philadelphia

      A two-hour product preview.

    • Executive Briefing
      New Orleans

      A two-hour product preview.

  • Thursday May 04
    • Executive Briefing
      Portland

      A two-hour product preview.

  • Tuesday May 09
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Jacksonville, FL

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop
      Saskatoon

      A training course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Milwaukee

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Wednesday May 10
    • Executive Briefing
      Grand Rapids

      A two-hour product preview

  • Thursday May 11
    • Executive Briefing
      Columbus

      A two-hour product reveiw

  • Monday May 15
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday May 16
    • Public Workshop
      Regina

      A training course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Philadelphia

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Francisco

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday May 18
    • Executive Briefing
      Toronto

      A two-hour product review

  • Tuesday May 23
    • Executive Briefing
      Little Rock

      A two-hour preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Long Beach

      A two-hour product preview.

    • Executive Briefing
      Baltimore

      A two-hour product preview.

  • Thursday May 25
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Orlando

      A two-hour product preview.

  • Tuesday May 30
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Portland

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Troy (Detroit)

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday June 06
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Salt Lake City

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      New Orleans, LA

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Livonia (Detroit)

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop
      Regina

      A training course

    • Executive Briefing
      Dallas

      A two-hour product preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Washington

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday June 12
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday June 13
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Diego

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Minneapolis

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Memphis, TN

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virginia Beach

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Executive Briefing
      Hartford

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday June 19
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Tuesday June 20
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Palo Alto

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Long Beach

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Austin, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Toronto

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Executive Briefing
      Edmonton

      A two-hour preview

  • Wednesday June 21
    • Executive Briefing
      Woodland Hills

      A two-hour preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Parsippany

      A two-hour product preview

  • Thursday June 22
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday June 27
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Wednesday June 28
    • Executive Briefing
      Cincinnati

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday July 11
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Columbus

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday July 18
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Salt Lake City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Des Moines

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Thursday July 27
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday August 01
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Livonia (Detroit)

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Tuesday August 08
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Long Beach

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Orlando, FL

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Toronto

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Monday August 14
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday August 22
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Portland

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Hartford

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Francisco

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday August 24
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday August 28
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Tuesday August 29
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Louisville, KY

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Kansas City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday September 05
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Edmonton

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday September 11
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday September 12
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Francisco

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Ypsilanti (Detroit)

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday September 19
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Nashville, TN

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Charleston

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Vancouver

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday September 26
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Salt Lake City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Minneapolis

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Oklahoma City, OK

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Toronto

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Thursday September 28
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday October 03
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Phoenix

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday October 10
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Rochester

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Palo Alto

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Monday October 16
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday October 17
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Salt Lake City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Boston

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday October 24
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Austin, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Toronto

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Columbus

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday October 26
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday October 30
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Tuesday October 31
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Milwaukee

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday November 06
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday November 07
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Raleigh

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday November 14
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Diego

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Thursday November 16
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday November 28
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Francisco

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Atlanta, GA

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Seattle

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Calgary

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Monday December 04
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online training course

  • Tuesday December 05
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Salt Lake City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      New York City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday December 12
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas, TX

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Long Beach

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A live, instructor-led, online add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Sunday December 31
    • On-Demand
      Online

      A training course, available now

“Training was a great experience and the customer service provided was outstanding!”

- Jill Van Woerkom, Knoxville Community School District

“The value this can bring to any organization is much greater than the cost or time investment.”

- Kathryn McKelvey, Northwest State Community College

“The dynamic delivery by our master facilitator helped me stay focused, but the structure and content made me feel like I had an excellent resource to turn to long after the train-the-trainer resources were out of my reach.”

- Michelle Strbich, Kelly Blue Book

“The content is rock solid.”

- Deborah Wright, Ontario Systems

“By far the best training experience I have ever had.”

- Brian Bohannon, United Natural Foods

“Crucial Conversations Live Online offers seamless engagement activities and is a great course overall. I’m recommending it to both work colleagues and family members.”

- Gray Lefko, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Services