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Orientation Alameda Co Green Building

Tue, Oct 25, 2011 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT

StopWaste.org

1537 Webster Street
Oakland CA 94612 US
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Event Description

Alameda County Workforce Investment Board and Build It Green Present:
 
 
Orientation Events for Free Training Series for Under- and Un-employed Building Professionals

Thursday, October 20th, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
StopWaste.org -- 1537 Webster St., Oakland, CA 94612
 
Tuesday, October 25th, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
StopWaste.org -- 1537 Webster St., Oakland, CA 94612
 
-- The date and location have changed --
Thursday, November 3rd, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Build It Green office -- 160 Franklin St., Ste. 310, Oakland, CA 94606
 
 
Do you want a career in green building? We’re offering two trainings to help get you started. If you’re interested in green building see below for course details.  This series is free for qualifying professionals, but you must attend one of two orientation sessions to qualify.

Steps to qualify:
1)  Meet the Eligibility Requirements
2)  Attend an orientation event (register below)
3)  Bring documentation to orientation
4)  Talk to a case manager at the orientation who will help you register
 
Eligibility
 
To be eligible for financial assistance for the upcoming green home construction trainings you must meet the following requirements:
  • Be eligible to work in the US
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Males born after December 1, 1959 must be registered with the Selective Service or be declared exempt from registration.
  • Note:  Additional requirements related to unemployment and dislocated worker status may be discussed at the orientation session.
To qualify, you must bring the following items with a copy of each to the orientation:
  • Social Security Card
  • Unexpired Drivers License, Passport or Green Card
  • Last paycheck (if still employed, to determine hourly wage)
  • Lay off notice from previous employer or Notice of Unemployment
  • A copy of your most recent Resume
  • Based on your age at application, the eligibility team member will verify Selective Service registration online
Questions?  Call(510) 780-8725 or (510) 590-3360 X603
 

Register for an orientation today!
 

October 20
October 25 November 3
  Sign up for August 17th Sign up for August 17th Sign up for August 17th

 
 
Course Descriptions

Certified Green Building Professional (CGBP)
November 14 - 15 | Oakland
This 2-day course introduces the main principles of green building and the systems approach to the design, construction and operation of buildings. It provides an understanding of energy efficiency, resource conservation, water conservation, and indoor air quality, and how to effectively convey the importance of these principles and market your business to homeowners.
 
Understanding the Whole House Approach (Advanced CGBP)
November 16 - 17 | Oakland
This advanced course takes CGBP to the next level by teaching you how to take a whole-house approach and perform a comprehensive green home analysis. Learn to help homeowners determine whether their home is a good candidate for an energy or green upgrade, and take advantage of incentives provided by local utilities. This course prepares trainees for future BPI or Home Performance trainings.
 
 
Eligibility Questions: 
Alameda County Workforce Board 
(510) 510-780-8725 / qjarin@acgov.org
 
CGBP, Advanced CGBP, & Orientation events
Build It Green
(510) 590-3360 ext. 603 / training@builditgreen.org
 
 

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Professional Training Department
(510) 590-3360 X603
   

Orientation Alameda Co Green Building

Tue, Oct 25, 2011 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT

StopWaste.org

1537 Webster Street
Oakland CA 94612 US
Google Maps | Hotels Near | Yahoo! Maps | Weather Forecast

Orientation Alameda Co Green Building

Tue, Oct 25, 2011 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT

 

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