The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission in conjunction with the West Virginia Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (WVASFAA) provides annual financial aid training to counselors. The training covers various topics regarding the types of financial aid, eligibility criteria, how to apply, federal and state guidelines, and more. There are 12 regional workshops that are offered in September each year. Registration begins in August. The registration deadline is one week prior to the workshop.  You can contact the Division of Financial Aid with the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission at 304-558-4618 with questions or more information.