Required Courses

Pierce County Required Training


Pierce County requires the following training for employees. Check the training schedule for details, dates, and registration information.

Attend Each of These Courses Once


  • It's Up to You, Stopping Sexual Harassment
  • Beyond Sexual Harassment
  • Domestic Violence Policy Online Video (completed at New Employee Orientation)
  • Domestic Violence Policy Supervisors' Training (directors, managers, supervisors)

Diversity Training - Attend One of These Courses Every Two Years


  • Attitudes Toward Differences (prerequisite for classes listed below)
  • Communicating with People with Disabilities
  • Gay Issues in the Workplace
  • Generational Differences in the Workplace
  • History of Discrimination in America
  • Values Voting

Additional Training - Not Required But Highly Recommended


  • Crucial Conversations (2-day course for all employees)
  • The Practical Coach (current directors, managers, supervisors)
  • The Practical Coach for Leads (specific to current lead employees)