DES Leadership Development Training

When it comes to professional development for Washington's public sector, our leadership development specialists are ready to support you. We use collaborative training experiences to guide learners through what it means to be a leader. Our leadership development courses teach learners how to perform technical supervisory skills in a human-centered government.

Leading Others

Leading Others gives new public sector leaders training focused on Washington state leadership competencies.

Leading Organizations

Leading Organizations is designed for emerging and established senior leaders in Washington state government.

Other leadership development courses

In addition to Leading Others and Leading Organizations, the Department of Enterprise Services (DES) offers leadership development (LD) courses in the DES course catalog. These lists of courses by title (Excel) and topic (PDF) may help employees and training managers select training options.


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Jessie Cronin

Washington State Leadership Development Program Manager

Patrick Seigler

Washington State Leadership Development Program Manager