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 

A sampling of *Free* November 2020 on-line classes include:


Hospitality skills re-imagined: Equip managers and staff with understanding on the most pressing challenges you face today, including COVID-19 compliance, diversity, leadership, and mental health

A sampling of *Free* on-line training videos include:

  • Food safety and hygiene fundamentals
  • Service practices during COVID-19 recovery
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • COVID-19 business restart
  • Health and wellbeing in hospitality

View the complete list of 70 training videos available  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.