Welcome to SEIU Northwest

Welcome to the SEIU-UHW West & Joint Employer Education Fund/Cascade Portal

The Education Fund is a benefit that was negotiated between your union and employer. For additional information about the Education Fund. Please visit https://theedfund.org/.

SEIU represents over 4,500 employees in the Pacific Northwest. Members include, but not limited to: Patient Access Specialist, Medical Assistants C.N.A, LPN, Dental Assistants, Registration Representatives, Food & Nutrition, and Environmental Services.

To Register:

  1. SEIU Member (who has completed your probationary period)
  2. Employee/KP NUID
  3. Personal Contact information including email address (you will receive a confirmation to this address)
  4. Enter Education Fund Code (EDFUND)

Time to attend classes:

Follow your department procedure(s) for requesting time off/education leave.

If you register and can no longer attend a training session, please follow the course cancellation information in your course confirmation email.


Per curriculum regulations, all students must have access to the current appropriate course textbook for their individual use during and after all courses. Those who come to class without textbooks may be asked to reschedule.