Professional Development

Gain and Share Expertise

The Animal Welfare Association of Colorado is committed to providing a variety of professional development opportunities to those who serve in the animal welfare agencies throughout the state. A cutting-edge conference is offered annually each fall and other training opportunities are offered throughout the year. Sharpen your skills or share your expertise with the AWAC Professional Development Committee.

Co-chairs of the committee are Kari Kishiyama and Marissa Martino

Engaging Our Collective Strengths is the theme for the 2021 conference, join us Sept. 15-17 in Black Hawk!

Upcoming Training Events

Click on an event below to learn more and register:

Aug. 4 - Coffee and Collaboration

Building Community Partnerships

AWAC Training Videos

Below are recordings of past AWAC training events

Current Scholarships Available:

The AWAC Scholarship Subcommittee offers scholarships for a variety of training opportunities offered by the association or by other organizations. Watch this space for scholarship opportunities and where and how to apply.

Applications should be emailed to: [email protected]