The RETC has two locations, one in Olympia WA.(RETC West), and one in Richland WA. at the Hanford complex (RETC East), both provide competency-based training, credential examinations, classroom learning, and hands-on training events.

Read More

The RETC provides industry recognized competency-based training from one day targeted task training to long-term credential awards by industry and continuing education units (CEU)  programs through college partners.
Read More

Partnering with industry, education, labor, and government, the RETC is working to develop new and innovative workforce development programs
Read More

RETC is hosting an Open House



Date:   Wed. September 17, 2014

Time:   10:00am – 2:00 pm


It's time to sign up for the next RETC Competency Based Training Offering

Employers!  RETC's next Competency Based Training Offering will be: 

• Job Hazard Analysis (JHA): Identifying and Eliminating or Controlling Hazards in the Work Place.

About Us

The Regional Education and Training Centers (RETC) is an independent, private, 501(c)3 Non-Profit Competency-based workforce training corporation that provides training at either of our two sites, in the workplace, online, or through real-work scenario-based simulation credentialling assessments.




Upcoming Events

* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

RETC West 

Come on by to see the new office, meet the staff and find out more about what RETC is all about.

OLympia WA.:  906 Columbia ST. SW, Suite 101



RETC East 

Richland WA:  2800 Horn Rapids Road



RETC (Regional Education and Training Centers) | 906 Columbia Way SW | Suite 101 | Olympia, WA 98501-1240 | Phone:  360-688-1638 or



You can leave a message using the contact form below.