Are you laid off? A veteran? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a green job initiative. “Career Pathways in Green Industries” is funded by a Department of Labor Energy Training Partnership in the amount of $4.6+ million. Training is held at the United Steel Workers/ArcelorMittal Career Development Center in Burns Harbor.

Upcoming classes include:

Geo Thermal
Dates: Tuesdays, May 24, 2011 – August 23, 2011
Time: 8:00 am – noon or 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Basic Electricity
Dates: Fridays, May 13, 2011 – August 12, 2011
Time: 8:00 am – noon or 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

These classes are being offered at no cost to the participants. Classes such as these promote the creation of green jobs in Northwest Indiana.

If you are eligible to participate in these classes, enroll as soon as possible. Alternative energy classes will help you in seeking future employment and becoming a part of the future in the search for alternative energy!

Contact Don Anderson at WorkOne for more information: (219) 762-6592 ext. 227. Laid off participants must be registered with WorkOne.

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