Workforce and Skills Training Programming
The WDC has two Workforce and Skills Training programs aimed at strengthening San Antonio’s creative workforce. Bolstered by its 10-year partnership with Alamo Colleges’ Westside Education and Training Center, La Printeria and the San Antonio Motion Picture Academy provide hands-on training in fine art printmaking and filmmaking. Led by accomplished practitioners in their respective fields, the programs serve adult learners and students.
La Printeria is a cultural arts social enterprise organization whose programming is based on fine art printmaking as it relates to education, practice, community, cultural preservation and economic development.
San Antonio Motion Picture Academy Case Study
The San Antonio Motion Picture Academy is a program of Alamo Colleges Westside Education and Training Center (WETC) and the City of San Antonio Westside Development Corporation (WDC) as its financial sponsor while SAMPA achieves its non-profit 501 (c)(3) status.