Suicide Prevention Training Available

Kaiser Permanente of Washington recently announced a training opportunity for healthcare workers. The Suicide Prevention Online CME is a certificate program offered for 6 hours/6CEs. This training is free of charge. To learn more, please read this flyer.

2017 TEAS prep workshop dates

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Prep Workshop

The TEAS is used as part of the admission process for many Nursing and Allied Health programs in our area. As of August 31, 2016, an updated version of the TEAS test is being used. Please attend the Training Funds TEAS workshop that will go over the updated TEAS test and strategies to be successful. Participants will receive a study manual, along with an online practice test code.

Sunday, June 25
Training Fund Office, 3rd Floor, Suite 330, Evergreen Building
15 S. Grady Way
Renton, WA  98057

Click Here to Register for the Workshop


Take pre-requisite classes for healthcare workers this spring at North Seattle College

Classes are offered through the Training Fund’s Tuition Assistance program in partnership with North Seattle College. Classes are delivered partially in an on-line (hybrid) format and experience with on-line learning is recommended. Hybrid classes have in-person instruction as well as an on-line component.

SPRING Quarter 2017  – Classes held on-line or at North Seattle College


Healthcare pre-requisite classes offered at Pierce College

Use your Training Fund benefit to complete some of the most common healthcare prerequisite classes. Prerequisite classes for Training Fund eligible healthcare workers are offered through the Training Fund’s Tuition Assistance program in partnership with Pierce College, MultiCare (Good Samaritan Hospital and Auburn Medical Center), and Group Health Cooperative. (more…)

Become a Certified Nursing Assistant

Seattle area hospitals are now hiring Nursing Assistants!

Here’s your chance to advance your career and provide direct patient care.  Move up in your healthcare career with this two quarter, part-time program.

This program prepares graduates for the Washington State Nursing Assistant certification test and for an entry-level patient-care position in the health care field. Instruction is primarily  face-to-face with some online learning and assignments.

South Seattle College

Course Length:
2 quarters: Winter  & Spring 2016

Class Schedule:
Information coming soon!

Space is limited! For more information about entry requirements, contact:
Cirihn Rogers Malpocher at 425.306.5508 or via Email:

This class is offered through a Hospital Employee Education and Training Grant (HEET) and is a partnership between your employer, SEIU Healthcare 1199NW, the SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training Fund and South Seattle College.

Request a tutor for summer quarter!

Our tutoring program provides support for Training Fund students enrolled in approved healthcare-related programs. Highly qualified tutors provide both private and group tutoring sessions aimed at helping you master your subject. Training Fund tutors can help you succeed in your healthcare program pre-requisite classes including all levels of math, science, English, and more.

View our tutoring page for schedules and additional information about our tutoring program.