Job Training for Careers in the Green Industry

If interested in job training for a career in the green industry, see below. Here’s a contact email and phone:Greenjobtrainingnyc
212-854-4500

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GreenNet is a FREE job training and certification course which aims to
help low-income out-of-school youth attain careers in the Green
Industry. The green field is growing rapidly and now is the time to
pursue a career offering job stability, choice and competitive wages.

GreenNet is run through Columbia University’s Community Impact and
provides technical training by Solar One. GreenNet prepares students
to gain their BPI Building Analyst Certification which focuses on
achieving residential energy efficiency and prepares students to
become energy auditors and installation specialists. These
professional jobs allow students to reduce energy usage in a home
while monitoring health and safety measures.

As a part of this six-week training session, students also receive an
in-depth introduction electrical, plumbing and carpentry skills while
learning about current environmental demands and standards in green
building and maintenance.

Experts predict jobs in the green sector to grow nearly 28% in the
near future – don’t miss out!

What to expect: • Classes focused on environmental and energy-related
topics, basics of building science, insulation and weatherization •
Work readiness skills and guidance in updating a resume, writing cover
letters, interview preparation and workplace conduct • Technical
training session conducted at on site facilities using actual
materials in a simulated work environment. • Certifications for Green
Maintenance and Energy Auditing. • Real world experience afforded
through internships, volunteering opportunities, field work and job
placement! • One on one counseling: building or updating a resume,
writing cover letters, job search help and interview preparation •
National Work Readiness training: a certification program that shows
employers you have the skills to be successful in the workplace GED
and College prep

Incentives: • $100 incentives are awarded upon completion of
certification. • Unlimited weekly Metrocards and lunches provided
throughout teaching and training! • Stipends for Internships

Qualifying youth must meet the following requirements: • Be 18- 21
years of age and qualify as low-income • Be out of school, out of work
or in transition • Have or be working towards 10th grade math skills •
Be committed to getting a job, earning a GED or going to college •
Complete the intake paperwork and screening
More / LessHow to apply

Please send us a message at Greenjobtrainingnyc or call us
at 212-854-4500 to let us know that you are interested.
Mr. Wight | EcologyBronx Design & Construction Academy
www.bxdca.org | www.BDCAecology.wordpress.com

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