Local partnership initiative launches program to create rural remote jobs
AWB Institute, WSU Extension partner to launch Washington Rural Initiative
Last updated 12/16/2021 at 9:47am
Spokane – The Washington Rural Initiative, a partnership between the Washington State University Extension and the AWB Institute with support from Avista and STCU, is a specialized training program designed to help rural residents build skills needed to become effective remote workers, as employees, entrepreneurs or freelancers.
The next class of students from Spokane, Whitman and Lincoln counties is enrolling now, and the program will start Jan. 4. The deadline for registration is December 29.
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