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AWC Employee Benefit Trust

Standard sponsor

AWC Workers' Comp Retro Program

Perkins Coie

May 1-3, 2019 | Yakima

Labor Relations Institute

AWC’s Labor Relations Institute is the premier training event for public sector human resources and labor relations professionals. The agenda is structured to inform and inspire.

  • Enhance your skills and better understand the current legal landscape.
  • Navigate emerging trends.
  • Learn to solve unique problems and improve employee-management relations.
  • Meet and learn from leading service and product providers.

Online registration for LRI is closed. You may register onsite.


Check out the photos from the 2019 Labor Relations Institute!

2019 Labor Relations Institute

Featured speaker


Coyte Cooper

Coyte Cooper is a bestselling author, executive coach, and international motivational keynote speaker who specializes in High Performance and empowering people to live to their highest potential. He specializes in creating transformational systems and strategies that are designed to help leaders radically improve their balance, clarity, ENERGY, motivation, and vision, so they can cultivate MASSIVE results in their lives.


Who should attend?

Attendance at the Institute is limited to those who solely represent the interests of management.

  • City and county human resources and labor relations directors and staff, managers and administrators, department heads and supervisors, attorneys, and elected officials.
  • Officials in similar positions who work for special purpose districts and state agencies.

Save the date for future LRI's!

  • May 6-8, 2020 – Yakima
  • May 5-7, 2021 – Yakima
  • May 4-6, 2022 – Yakima
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