Legislators

Drive economic development in your district and across the state

 
 
 
 

Get Engaged with your Center

 
 
 
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CALL YOUR CENTER TO CONNECT WITH INDUSTRY BUSINESSES, LABOR, AND ORGANIZATIONS

The Washington State Centers of Excellence serve as conduits to the state’s workforce system. We connect businesses and education to convene, problem-solve, and disseminate so that everyone benefits.

 
 
 

We’ll connect you to resources in your district and answer questions about the industries we serve

Access a wealth of knowledge about the education system and workforce development initiatives at the state’s colleges along with the latest insights from our network of businesses, labor, and organizations—all working together for Washington’s economy.

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Represent your district confident that you’re knowledgeable about workforce development efforts that impact your constituents.

With knowledge of current worker training and education programs, you’ll be empowered to help your constituents connect with all of the resources in your district and statewide.

 
 
 
 

What We Do

 
 
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Career Connect Washington

As an integral part of the state’s education system, the Centers of Excellence support CCW with their expertise and through programs from apprenticeship to curriculum development.

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Inter-agency collaboration

To improve worker safety in the construction and marine industries, two Centers are collaborating to update and expand Toolbox Talks, an app that delivers safety content directly to job sites.

Latest industry trends & data

We collect and aggregate the most current information on Washington’s economic driver industries.

 

Let’s get to work.

For legislators, the Centers of Excellence are the best way to support the workforce needs of their constituents because the Centers connect industry businesses with Washington’s education system to develop resources for worker training, education, and apprenticeship.

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