Training & Education

Labor Relations Institute

May 7-9, 2014 – Yakima

For the past 33 years, AWC’s Labor Relations Institute has been the premier annual training event for public sector human resources professionals in Washington. It offers important legal updates, practical guidance, labor relations strategies and networking opportunities to help you navigate the complex and ever-changing world of human resources. Whether you specialize in labor relations or wear many hats, are a veteran of numerous years in the field or a newcomer, don’t miss this opportunity to enhance your knowledge, get inspired, and make valuable contacts to help you address the challenges you face in the workplace.

Who should attend?

City and county human resources and labor relations directors and staff, managers and administrators, department heads and supervisors, attorneys, and elected officials.

Officials in similar positions who work for special purpose districts and state agencies.

Please note – attendance at the Institute is limited to those who solely represent the interests of management.

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Scholarships available

Need help attending? Check out which organizations are offering scholarships.

Staying in Yakima

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About the Institute
Deanna Krell

Registration, cancellation, hotel reservation questions or special accommodations
(360) 292-4391
For TDD users, please use the state’s toll-free relay service, (800) 833-6388, and ask the operator to dial the AWC number, (360) 753-4137.