Who we are

ITD World (Institute of Training & Development) is an ISO 9001:2000 certified leadership and coaching provider – with more than 35 years of experience in Training and People Development. force. Founded in April 1984 in Penang (Malaysia), we have since then rapidly grown into one of the region’s leading leadership development, coaching, mentoring, consulting and HR management institutions.

ITD World is all about people. The truly shared meaning our torch goes beyond global excellence. It is about uplifting and bringing ‘light’ to people’s lives and helping individuals, organizations and nations attain their aspirations. It is about fulfilling dreams of building a happier and better world.

Over time, we have been expanding operations over Southeast Asia and to other regions of the world. In 2005, the Vietnam representative office (ITD Vietnam Center for Management Development – VNCMD) was officially established and put into operation.

Our solutions

Our core activities include: Talent and Leadership Development; Corporate Training and Consulting; Professional Competency Certification; Mega Events and Seminars; Coaches, Mentors and Speakers Bureau; Community Services and Campaigns.

Talent & Leadership Development

  • Aligning people development with overall business strategies.
  • Customized solutions based on organizational capabilities.
  • Professional leadership training & certification.
  • Applying the 10-20-70 model for optimal training results.
  • Integrated training, coaching & mentoring – with practices & assessments.

Building a High Performance Coaching Culture

  • Strategic Coaching & Consulting.
  • Coaching for Senior Management (Executive coaching).
  • Coach/ Mentor training & certification.
  • Developing leaders to become coaches, mentors and trainers.
  • Coaching matrix & result assessment.
  • Design the coaching – mentoring process.

Employee Management & Engagement

  • Talent management strategy.
  • Implement talent management system & matrix.
  • Talent assessment & succession planning.
  • Talent training & competency certification.
  • Design employee engagement systems, survey tools and forms.

Leadership Certification & Training

Soft Skill Training

  • Leading with Emotional Intelligence (EQ).
  • Design Thinking.
  • Effective Communication skills.
  • Time Management skills.
  • Presentation & Public Speaking.
  • Negotiation & Persuasion skills.
  • Interviewing & Recruiting skills.
  • Training & Coaching competencies.

Why choose ITD?

Why choose ITD World

1. Learn from the best – To be the best

ITD’s signature programs are designed and delivered in partnership with the world’s top gurus and authorities in respective fields. We make it possible for you to learn from the best – to be the best!

2. Training solutions that meet world-class standards

We are ISO 9001:2000 certified for global provision of training and development. ISO audit results found ITD Group’s quality system to be completely in conformance with top quality international standards.

3. Certified by various international groups

We are the winner of the Brand Laureate International Award for the Best Brand in Training – and the ARTDO (Asian Regional Training and Development Organization) International HRD Award. This highly prestigious international award recognizes ITD World’s outstanding contribution and excellence in international HRD.

4. Over 30 years of proven international track record

With established centers in many countries and a large resource pool of global and local expertise, we create a powerful worldwide reach and network synergy for your greatest benefit.

5. A wide range of resource persons

We have the widest range of over 100 excellent resource persons with ITD – mega gurus… live in person, regional and local gurus, top master trainers, international certified trainers, coaches, consultants and top certified local trainers.

What people say about us

John Maxwell

“I have personally worked with various teams at ITD Group all across Asia. My experience has been absolutely wonderful. They really add value to people and I found that they are a team of excellence with uncompromising integrity and they share the same values as mine. These are some of the reasons why I am really enjoying the partnership with ITD group.”

Dr. John C. Maxwell – Business Leadership Expert

Jack Canfield

“The ITD Group is a highly impressive multinational organization. The realization of its vision – enabling organizational and HR development goals that enrich lives and create a better society is highly admired.”

Dr. Jack Canfield – Co-author of the ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ series

William Rothwell

“The ITD Group is a highly professional international HRD organization with a strong and talented multinational team. They have never failed to exceed my high expectations.”

Dr. William J. Rothwell – HR Management Professor, University of Pennsylvania

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