About the Center for Achievement in Public Service (CAPS)

The Center for Achievement in Public Service (CAPS) provides workforce development services to state agencies and departments. We offer coaching, consulting and facilitation services, as well as classes and training programs such as the Vermont Certified Public Managers® Program (VCPM) and Supervising in State Government .  We offer a wide range of classroom electives in communication skills, a strengths-based approach to performance and engagement, customer service, teams and workplace environment, and more.  Our staff are professional trainers, consultants and coaches, and are available to assist departments and agencies with facilitation, training and team development needs.

Our facility is spacious and well-equipped and available to state agencies and departments at no cost.  We are conveniently located on the College of Fine Arts campus in Montpelier.  Please contact marlene.poirier@vermont.gov   to reserve space at CAPS for your next meeting or retreat.