Training Werks

Geared for Your Success


Who We Are

Image of Jan Hovrud, Training Werks ownerJan Hovrud, President of Training Werks, is a client oriented professional with over 20 years of experience in the field of training and development.   Her expertise in business best practices and psychological instruments bring tangible business results for her clients. Jan's energy and enthusiasm are contagious for building excitement around transformational leadership. Her previous leadership roles at AT&T Universal Card, Saks Fifth Avenue and Matrix Marketing, enable Jan to quickly assess, understand and move teams and individuals forward.

Jan's work has centered on shifting paradigms, self-reflection and leadership processes.  She is certified in many psychological instruments that enable leaders to see themselves and understand how to achieve higher levels of performance.  Her certifications include the following instruments and concepts: EQ-i 2.0™, EQ-i 2.0 360™, MBTI Step II™—Master Practitioner, TKI® (Thomas Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument), Firo-B®, CDP® (Conflict Dynamics Profile) and the William Bridges Change Transitions Model.  Jan has extensive knowledge of the EQ-i 2.0™ having coached and facilitated training for over 3,000 government and private sector leaders in this instrument. She is a former Program Chair for CHAPT (Chicago Association for Psychological Type) and current member of APTi (Association for Psychological Type International).

Jan travels coast to coast on a weekly basis for work with organizations of all sizes in the public and private sectors.  She and her husband have dual residences in Park City, UT and Seattle, WA where they enjoy everything from the Wasatch Mountains to Pike's Market.

Small Business and Woman Owned

Training Werks is owned and operated by Jan Hovrud as the sole employee dedicated to exceptional customer service.  This woman's owned business was incorporated in 1999.  Training Werks serves both public and private firms throughout the United States, Canada and the Dominican Republic.  Clients are from many industries including:  the federal government, the military, manufacturing, law enforcement, banking, consulting firms and pharmaceutical companies.