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Local Administrator Training

Other training/mandatory

The secretary of state must establish training and certification programs for local elections officials and personnel. RCW 29A.04.530. Participation is mandatory. RCW 29A.04.540. The secretary of state must administer tests and issue certification to those who have completed the training and passed the tests. RCW 29A.04.530.  State statutes and administrative codes provide no further details.


Information for Washington

Special Features

Institutional Arrangements

Voter Registration


Provisional Ballots

Early and Absentee Voting

Voting Technology

Polling Place Operations

Ballot Security

Emergency Preparedness

Post-Election Processes