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VitalSmarts Events

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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 Training

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 February 28
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Phoenix

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Atlanta

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Executive Briefing
      Washington DC

      A two-hour product preview

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Grand Rapids

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday March 06
  • Tuesday March 07
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Pasadena

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Washington, DC

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Calgary

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Chicago

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday March 09
    • Executive Briefing
      Jacksonville

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday March 14
    • Executive Briefing
      Milwaukee

      A two-hour product preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Dallas

      A two-hour product preview

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Ypsilanti (Detroit)

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Las Vegas

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Cambridge

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course for Small Business

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      An add-on course for graduates of Crucial Conversations

  • Wednesday March 15
    • Executive Briefing
      Pittsburg

      A two-hour product preview

  • Thursday March 16
    • Executive Briefing
      Seattle

      A two-hour product preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Cincinnati

      A two-hour product preview

  • Monday March 20
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday March 21
    • Executive Briefing
      La Jolla

      A two-hour product preview

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Minneapolis

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Thursday March 23
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      A two-hour product preview

    • Executive Briefing
      Calgary

      A two-hour product preview

  • Tuesday March 28
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Nashville

      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

  • 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

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • 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

  • Tuesday April 18
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      New York City

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday April 24
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday April 25
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      San Diego

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

  • Tuesday May 09
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Houston

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Jacksonville

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • 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

  • Monday May 15
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

  • Tuesday May 16
    • 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 25
    • Executive Briefing
      Online

      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

      An 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

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Livonia (Detroit)

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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
      Virginia Beach

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday June 19
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Toronto

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

  • Tuesday July 11
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      An 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

      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 training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

      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 training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Tuesday August 29
    • 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

      An 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

      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

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Charleston

      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
      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
      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

      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 training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

      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

      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 training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • Monday December 04
    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Certification

      A Trainer Certification course

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Virtual Workshop

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

  • 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

      A training course with option for Trainer Certification

    • Public Workshop/Certification
      Dallas

      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

      An 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