About Us

Apprenticeship Spotlight: Malissa and Jordan

L to R: SUDP Apprentice Malissa Kautz, Training Fund Executive Director Laura Hopkins, SUDP Mentor Jordan Brooks, Sea Mar Senior Vice President Claudia D'Allegri.  Ask anyone working in behavioral health, like licensed Substance Use Disorder Professional...

Pro/Tech Conference Travel Funding Award deadline is December 1

The Pro/Tech Conference Travel Funding Award application deadline is right around the corner! Did you know that we provide our Professional and Technical members with up to $1,500 per year (in reimbursements) to attend local and national conferences?* Apply before...

The year is ending, don’t miss out on funding!

Apply for education, training, or professional development reimbursements by Dec. 31. The Training Fund encourages you to submit your packets early to make the deadline. Tuition Assistance Eligible Tuition Assistance can be reimbursed using this form.Professional...

Member Spotlight: Galina’s Story

From a young age, Galina Barko felt called to help those in need. “My entire life I liked to help people. And especially my family in Ukraine. When my grandma got a stroke, and when my father got sick, I always liked to help out.” For her, the healthcare field is the...

Welcome to the Training Fund, St. Peter members!

We are thrilled to welcome new members from Providence St. Peter Hospital! You can access Training Fund benefits as early as September 1, 2022. Learn more about how we can help you advance your career!

Our Vision 

The SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi Employer Training and Education Fund supports the career advancement and lifelong learning of healthcare workers while enhancing partnering employers’ ability to attract and retain a diverse and talented workforce.

Our Mission

We support innovative training, education and career development for healthcare workers that maximizes their talents, proactively meets industry needs, and ensures high-quality patient care through a diverse and skilled healthcare workforce.


SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training Fund is a registered organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.