Training & Workforce Development


WESST staff and guest experts share their knowledge on a wide range of business topics; check the schedule frequently for the latest schedule 


Hospitality skills re-imagined.Typsy offers globally endorsed online hospitality training videos led by world-class industry professionals. Typsy is providing no-cost subscriptions to any individual, business or school impacted by COVID-19 until September 30, 2020.  

Example of training videos offered:  

  • Service tips during COVID-19: delivery 
  • Service tips during COVID-19: takeaway
  • Impact of COVID-19 on the hospitality industry
  • Health and wellbeing in hospitality

Sign up here.

LinkedIn Learning

This service provides Continuing Professional Education (CPEs) and access to 15,000+ expert-led courses; in Business, Creative and Technology industries, including a number of courses in the area of Marketing.


  • One month free trial
  • $29.99/mo. Or $19.99/mo if paid annually

Being a part of the LinkedIn community also provides access to COVID-19 offerings such as news, stats, impact on hiring, resources to help navigate work and coronavirus, how to connect with employees in times of stress, and give and get help from a broad community of employers.
Learn more.