Where can I find good customer service training for my IT folks?

I have landed a great job, working for the Department of veterans affairs, as a Facility CIO for the Regional Office in St Petersburg, FL. So, to put it lightly we need CS training ASAP!
I am setting up a regional training for all my sites. It will be a great opportunity to train my staff on Customer service skills and why they are so important. So, does anyone have any customer service training for IT? I would also consider, a guest speaker.

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by JEB_VA In reply to Where can I find good cus ...

NOTE The training will be in Orlando, FL

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by JEB_VA In reply to Where can I find good cus ...

For what it is worth I found this.

Customer Service
Workshop Goals
As a result of participating in this course, you will be able to:
Describe the four elements of the FISH! philosophy of great customer service.
Explain ideas for applying the FISH! philosophy in your workplace.
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FISH! Stories
Think of a time when you were a customer at a government agency or business establishment of some kind, and were treated in a playful, respectful, energetic, up beat, and engaging way by the service person.
(If you can???t think of such an experience, try to imagine one.)
How did it make you feel?
How did it affect the interaction you had with the service person?
What impression did it create for you about the organization?
What adjectives would you use to describe the experience?
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The FISH! Philosophy
(a.k.a. The FISH! List)
It???s about having fun, enjoying yourself, being spontaneous and creative. Life is too short to spend it frowning and FISH! brings a smile to your face.
Make their day
It???s about doing something special for your customers and your co-workers (who are your customers too). When you make someone???s day you have given them a special gift they won???t soon forget. It feels good to give it.
Be there
It???s about being totally focused on the moment and on the person or task with which you are engaged. When we are fully present with our customers and with each other, we are listening deeply and important opportunities do not escape us.
Choose your attitude
It???s about accepting full responsibility for all of our choices, even our attitude at work. A positive attitude is a decision we make, moment to moment.

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