Washington State Archives provides guidance and support to state and local government agencies in public records management by offering education and training opportunities. Both live in-person sessions and webinars are available, as well as a number of online options. We encourage you to frequently check for updates as we continuously add sessions.


We also offer many of the live webinar sessions as pre-recorded videos for online training:

 Check out the current online offerings


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To cancel a registration, please use link supplied in confirmation message. Questions? Contact recordsmanagement@sos.wa.gov

Please visit the Attorney General's Open Government Training page for trainings on Open Public Meetings (RCW 42.30 and RCW 42.43) and the Public Records Act for disclosure (RCW 42.56).

DateTraining/WorkshopTimeLocationDetails
Jun 06WEBINAR - Scanning and Tossing - Requirements for Imaging10:00 AM to 11:00 AMOnline webinar Register
Jun 08Records Management 1019:00 AM to 10:45 AMBellingham Register
Jun 08WEBINAR - Digital Hoarding and Emails 10:00 AM to 11:00 AMOnline webinar Register
Jun 08Transferring Records to the Archives11:00 AM to 12:00 PMBellingham Register
Jun 08Electronic Records Management 1.01:00 PM to 3:00 PMBellingham Register
Jun 20WEBINAR - Records Management - The Basics and Why It Matters10:00 AM to 11:00 AMOnline webinar Register
Jun 30Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program9:00 AM to 12:00 PMCheney Register
Jun 30Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program1:00 PM to 4:00 PMCheney Register
Jul 21ECM Vendor Fair - Cheney8:00 AM to 4:00 PMCheney Register
Jul 25Records Management 1019:00 AM to 11:00 AMSilverdale Register
Jul 25Transferring Records to the Archives11:00 AM to 12:00 PMSilverdale Register
Jul 25Electronic Records Management 1.01:00 PM to 4:00 PMSilverdale Register
Aug 07Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program9:00 AM to 12:00 PMMt. Vernon Register
Aug 07Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program1:00 PM to 4:00 PMMt. Vernon Register
Aug 09Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program9:00 AM to 12:00 PMSequim Register
Aug 09Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program1:00 PM to 4:00 PMSequim Register
Aug 11Open Government Training9:00 AM to 12:00 PMTumwater Register
Aug 11Open Government Training1:00 PM to 4:00 PMTumwater Register
Aug 18Records Rehab and Recovery - An 8 Step Program9:00 AM to 12:00 PMWenatchee Register
Aug 18Open Government Training - Wenatchee1:00 PM to 4:00 PMWenatchee Register
Aug 22ECM Vendor Fair - Bellevue8:00 AM to 4:00 PMBellevue Register
Sep 14Records Management 1019:00 AM to 11:00 AMLakewood Register
Sep 14Transferring Records to the Archives11:00 AM to 12:00 PMLakewood Register
Sep 14Electronic Records Management 1.01:00 PM to 4:00 PMLakewood Register
Nov 09Records Management 1019:00 AM to 11:00 AMShoreline Register
Nov 09Transferring Records to the Archives11:00 AM to 12:00 PMShoreline Register
Nov 09Electronic Records Management 1.01:00 PM to 4:00 PMShoreline Register
Dec 12Records Management 1019:00 AM to 11:00 AMBellevue Register
Dec 12Transferring Records to the Archives11:00 AM to 12:00 PMBellevue Register
Dec 12Electronic Records Management 1.01:00 PM to 4:00 PMBellevue Register