About Us

For over 20 years, Focused Training Solutions has crafted innovative learning experiences for organizations worldwide. Supported by a firm foundation in learning and development, we help organizations experience learning internally in a way that eliminates knowledge and skill gaps, and drives productivity. 

Dr. Tonya T. Robertson, Founder & CEO

Meet the Founder & CEO

Too often our personal desire to be understood overpowers that to understand. That’s why Learning & Development Strategist, Dr. Tonya Robertson is taking charge to ensure that businesses and government agencies understand how inefficient workplace learning systems impact organizational profitability and employee performance.  

Dr. Tonya Robertson has 20+ years of experience consulting and providing learning and development strategies for corporate entities, public schools, colleges, nonprofits, and businesses. Hence, Dr. Robertson has a firm understanding of learning behaviors, technologies, and methodologies of best practices for learning on all skill levels, in person and online.

Dr. Robertson has been featured in Yahoo Finance, Thrive Global, Today.com, Elephant Journal, Authority Magazine, and various other media outlets. 

Dr. Robertson’s favorite workplace quote by Phil Jackson is “The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team”. She encourages every organization to reflect on this quote and join her and her team on their international mission to help businesses thrive!

Our Vision

We desire for all organizations, big or small, to have access to insightful, technologically engaging, learning experiences that meet the demands of the evolving workforce and drive employee performance.

Our Values

In all that we do we ensure that the needs of our clients come first. We stand firm on our promise to always deliver the highest level of quality and competitive service.


Our team is highly skilled at all of the major rapid-authoring tools.

We want our clients to be equipped to maintain their courses long-term. Of course, if you need us to maintain them, we can do that, too!


We believe in staying connected with other community partners to collaborate on how best to holistically service the community. Focused Training Solutions is a proud member of the Prince George County Chamber of Commerce and the Baltimore City Chamber of Commerce.

Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Our training experts create customized virtual learning experiences in which information and skills are presented dynamically through lectures, presentations, demonstrations, and discussions. We recommend this format of training when projects require more one-on-one interaction that is highly complex.

  • Personalized Learning
  • Immediate Feedback
  • Independent Attention
  • Low Costs
  • Socialization
  • Perceived Value

Virtual Reality

We create immersive experiences by incorporating lifelike scenarios that mimic the workplace. Learners experience sights and sounds that bridge actual reality and virtual reality.
  • Boosts engagement
  • First-hand experiences
  • Take risks in a safe environment

Workplace Learning Design Strategy

Our goal is to help your organization optimize employee performance by offering engaging, effective learning strategies that can be utilized on the job. After carefully considering the audience, the following high level questions guide our strategy and help us determine the best method by which learning should be delivered to meet the needs of our clients.
  • User Experience
  • Microlearning
  • Mobile Learning
  • Gamification
  • Storyboarding
  • 508 Compliance
  • Website
  • Web & Social Media Analytics
  • Application Development
  • Content Management Systems
  • Data Analytics
  • Search & Search Engine Optimization
  • Scripting & Narration
  • Learning Delivery 
  • Learning Design

Employee Learning Solutions

  • Instructional Design
  • E-learning Development
  • Learning Management Systems
  • Microlearning
  • Gamification
  • Scripting & Narration
  • Animation & Motion Graphics
  • E-book Development
  • Multimedia Production
  • Online Curriculum
  • 508 Compliance