Workforce Development | Clover Park Technical College
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Workforce Development


Building the foundation for a competitive workforce through specialized training, funding, and strategic retention efforts.


Workforce Development is dedicated to the creation, implementation, and facilitation of quality short-term educational programs, funding opportunities, and student-centered supports by being responsive to business/industry and community needs.

Strategic Priorities

  • Support the mission and goals of the College
  • Streamline access to workforce training and specialized funding sources
  • Create and foster industry partnerships


Our Programs


Roofers Apprenticeship Program
(253) 474-0528 /




Workforce Development Eligibility Funding Sources

Funding for programs offered through Workforce Development come from a variety of sources including state agency partnership programs, employers, federal grants, as well as sefl-funding. Some of these funding sources are:

To get assistance determining eligibility for these programs, go to STARTNEXTQUARTER.ORG

Short-term Contract Training, Grants, and Special Projects


  • For-credit
  • Certificate Programs
  • Professional Certification
  • Grant-funded
  • 1 day to 1 quarter
  • Transcript Available
  • Online, Hybrid, and Face to Face
  • Standard Registration Process



  • Multi year grant-funded training contracts



  • Sector related partnership training projects (e.g. construction trades, aerospace, clean energy, IT)
  • Workforce and Industry partnership contracting



Who We Are:

Cristeen Crouchet - Director

Workforce Development

Michelle Barre - Manager

Workforce Special Projects

Petra Perkins - Manager

Continuing Education

Roxanne Sou

Workforce Program Assistant

Roland Alba

Workforce Office Assistant

Jen Weinmann

Workforce Development Couselor

Fiona Johnson

Career Pathway Specialist

Kate Wendland

WorkFirst Program Manager

Hayley Saucedo

Workforce Development Eligibility Program Assistant

Jan Curtis

Workforce Development Eligibility Program Assistant

Christine Campbell

Special Projects

Theresa Hoffman

Employment Security/WorkSource