Washington State Department of Personnel
Training and Development
Many training classes are available to local agencies in the following areas. Click on link above for full list of Dept. of Enterprise Services (DES) classes.
- Record Management
- Health and Safety
- Information Technology
- Interpersonal Communication
- Meetings and Facilitation
- PC Training
- Personal Development
- Presentations and Training Design/Delivery
- Project Management
- Risk Management
- Sexual harassment Awareness/Prevention
- Writing Documents in Plain Talk
- Written Communication
Communication and Leadership Development
Writing Documents in Plain Talk: Cost $110.00, Classes available through WS Dept. of Enterprise Services. DES class schedule.
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Prevailing Wage Workshops: Free Training available from Washington State Department of Labor and Industries and Washington State Auditor
Stormwater and Erosion Control Training
Washington State Department of Ecology: Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) Training
National Highway Institute - Web Based Training
Several National Highway Institute (NHI) courses are available on-line, many at no cost. Click on this link to see a listing of available courses.
Classes are offered at colleges, technical schools, and training agencies throughout Washington State.
Other Training Resources