All types of business, industry and services are changing rapidly. New technologies present new possibilities and create new opportunities. As an existing employee or new hire, keeping up with those changes can be challenging. Likewise for companies: as they adapt new technologies, there may be an entire workforce that needs to be trained.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology is a workforce college. We offer programs and classes to help people to prepare for today’s careers and tomorrow’s opportunities. We offer teaching that is practical, purposeful, and promising. Whatever the latest technology related to our programs of study, we strive to provide the most relevant and rigorous training available.
It may be Cloud computing that helps businesses create innovative services, improve operational efficiency and shrink the time to expand or contract their IT infrastructure. It may be a DIRT Lab (Design, Innovation, Research and Technology) for entrepreneurs and creative thinkers. It may be technology applied to any of our 45+ professional programs, from automobile fuel cells, to multimedia design and production, to advances in any of our health services programs, and including such programs as fitness specialist/personal trainer.
So, yes, new technology may mean have your head in the clouds. It’s a whole new world out there, and we want you to be able to hit the ground running with useful, solid workforce training. As a workforce college, it is our mission and responsibility to be on the cutting edge of these technologies. Our expertly trained faculty and committed program advisers work together to insure that the needs of business, industry, and services are met, and that you get the best education in the latest technologies.