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Professional Development

Building a stronger workforce for our region through education, partnerships, outreach, refresher classes and professional and workforce training.


Central Wyoming College's workforce development department is your business partner for customized training solutions, trades and vocational training, health and safety training, and leadership and professional development.

CWC's Workforce Development offers multiple programs including:

  • Workforce Training - Electrical Apprenticeship and continuing education
  • Customized Training - custom design and delivery
  • Teacher Education - Wyoming PTSB continuing Education - over 100 approved online courses - click here

Professional Development

CWC Workforce Trainers are certified to deliver:

Workforce Training

Electrical Apprenticeship - NEC Code Update

Electrical Apprenticeship

  • Online Apprenticeship Training Program approved by the Department of Fire Prevention and Electrical Safety - State of Wyoming.  
  • Learn from anywhere, on your schedule!  
  • Contact Jason Harris at 307-855-2270 for information.

NEC Code Update Continuing Education

  • Continuing education credit - electrician license renewal in WY, ID, CO, and MT
  • Code requirements, code tables, and calculations

Electrical Apprenticeship Certificate II is Wyoming Works EligibleAn orange circle with a buffalo at the center. Words say Wyoming Works, learn a skill that pays, central wyoming college

Customized Training

Interactive workshops designed and delivered how, when, and where you want them.

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Strategic Planning
  • Mission/Vision/Values Planning
  • Customer Service
  • Sales
  • Management
  • Leadership Team Building
  • Job and Life Skills

Health and Safety Trainings

Industry-based trainings and certifications

CWC offers trainings and certifications for the following:

  • SafeLand PEC Premier Basic
  • OSHA 10 General Industry
  • OSHA 30 General Industry
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Blood-Borne Pathogens
  • Defensive Driving

We've Worked With...

State and Federal Government

USDA Forest Service - Shoshone National Forest
Wyoming Game & Fish Department
Wyoming Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
Wyoming Weed and Pest Council
Wyoming State Parks

Non-Government Organizations

Wyoming L.E.A.D. (Leadership Education & Development)
Injury Prevention Resources
Leadership Fremont County
Wind River Job Corps
Riverton Chamber of Commerce
SOAR Gap Year Program

Tribal Agencies

Eastern Shoshone 477 Program
Eastern Shoshone Tribal Health
Northern Arapaho Nation Department of Social Services
Early Intervention Program


Meet our Professional Development Staff

Anne Even

Workforce Trainer

Anne has experience providing local business with development services.

Michael Cheek

Workforce Trainer

Certified trainer and facilitator Michael Cheek provides more than 50 competency-based training courses for leaders, workforce and customer providers.

Lynne McAuliffe

Dean of Business, Technical, Health and Safety

Lynne has served CWC for nearly 20 years and is the dean for business, technology, health and safety.