Washington State

Workforce Deans Academy

Welcome to the Washington State Workforce Deans Academy.

The Workforce Deans Academy (WDA) is a year-long training for community & technical college employees aspiring to higher level workforce leadership positions. The Academy is designed to provide individuals with a solid understanding of the core elements of leadership in addition to the skills required to effectively administer workforce and professional/technical programs in Washington’s community and technical college system. This training operates in a cohort model and is appropriate for faculty and staff whose career plans include workforce administration at the dean level (and beyond) including those newly serving in these positions.

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