call center skills training course
call center skills training course

Course Summary

Enjoy exclusive access to engaging lessons you can share with employees to improve their call center skills. Including these lessons in your corporate training sessions can help employees strengthen interactions with customers, understand digital customer service and improve customer satisfaction.

Course Outlines:

Introduction to Call Centers & Call Center Agents:

  • Call Centers: Definition & Types
  • Call Center Professional: Roles & Responsibilities
  • Being an Effective Call Center Agent

Introduction to Call Centers & Call Center Agents

  • Professional Communicational Skills for Call Center Agents
  • Challenges in Communicating With Customers Over the Phone
  • Effective Listening Skills for Understanding Customers
  • Call Center Listening Skills & Barriers to Listening
  • Questioning Skills for Call Center Agents
  • Treating Your Customers with Respect
  • Positive Attitude & Call Center Performance
  • Strategies for Handling Common Caller Behavior
  • Word Choice in Communicating with a Customer as a Call Center Agent
  • How to Use Tone of Voice & Volume to Communicate with a Customer
  • Empathy for Call Center Agents: Importance & Improvement
  • Examples of Empathy Statements in Customer Service
  • Emotional Intelligence for Call Center Representatives

Call Center Customer Satisfaction:

  • What is Customer Satisfaction? – Definition & Examples
  • Factors in Call Center Customer Satisfaction
  • Methods for Predicting Customer Needs

 Handling Difficult Customers in a Call Center

  • Types of Customers & Customer Behavior in a Call Center
  • Handling Abusive Callers in a Call Center
  • Resolving Customer Service Complaints & Conflict
  • Resolving Conflict in Call Center Customer Service
  • Strategies for Dealing with Difficult Customers
  • Stress Relief & Emotion Management for Call Center Agents
  • Strategies for Dealing with Failed Communications in Call Centers

Digital & Telephone Customer Service

  • Social Media Customer Service Overview
  • Essential Skills for Digital Customer Service
  • Handling Digital Trolls & Difficult Customers Online
  • How to Respond to Positive Customer Feedback Online
  • How to React to Negative Reviews & Feedback Online
  • Web Chat Techniques for a Customer Service Agent
  • Email Skills for Contact Center Agents
  • Telephone Communication Skills for Call Center Agents
  • Developing Inbound & Outbound Telephone Skills

Call Center Performance & Metrics

  • Call Center ASA: Definition & Formula
  • Benefits of Customer Experience Management (CEM)
  • How Call Center Technology Increases Customer Satisfaction
  • Metrics for Analyzing Call Center Performance