Employee Professional Development Resources


Employee professional development resources are available at LWTech and beyond.

E&L Workshop Calendar

Teacher Education
5-Star Consortium
  • The 5-Star Consortium holds quarterly New Faculty Academy training by invitation for new adjunct. This consortium has a faculty focused faculty focused blog on teaching and learning topics.
New Faculty Learning Community
  • New LWTech faculty are automatically enrolled in a New Faculty Learning Community in Canvas that connects them to other faculty and to immediately applicable teaching and learning best practices. Contact Rhonda DeWitt if you have any questions.
Prof. Technical Teacher Education BAS Degree @ South Seattle College
External Training
Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Health and Prevention related short videos.

Center of Excellence for Careers in Education

Careers in Ed offers boot camps and other trainings for professional technical instructors at educational institutions of Washington State.

Center for Learning Connections (@EDCC)

Resource for trainers and training. "The mission of the Center for Learning Connections is to prepare learners to manage change and create successful futures..." 

Ethics Quiz - State Employees

Executive Ethics Board Ethics Quiz for state employees.


IGNIS offers FREE webinars from faculty and education professionals across the state. IGNIS: Imagination * Genius * New understanding * Innovation * Shared knowledge

Quality Matters Courses FREE through SBCTC

SBCTC has purchased a system-wide subscription to Quality Matters courses. LWTech instructors who meet the prerequisites can enroll in these courses at no charge.

Staff Training for Technical and Community Colleges (STTACC)

STTACC links on training resources and recommended speakers.

State Board for Community & Technical Colleges (SBCTC)

SBCTC offers Online Training on Canvas, How to Use Open Educational Resources and more.

State of Washington - Training & Development

State of WA offers many Instructor Led courses on a wide range of topics. Browse their courses by category

First Aid/CPR

First Aid/CPR classes are available for the quarter by typing in First Aid in the description in the LWTech Class Schedule

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS)

Additional Resources & Information