FREE 2-day Job Training Workshop for
GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE
Friday February 19 (Virtual) & Friday June 18, 2021 (Hands-On)
Space is limited. REGISTER NOW
Looking for a new career? Learn the basics to confidently enter this new and exciting field.
Are you currently maintaining projects? Learn skills to properly manage and care for rain gardens, bioswales, native plantings, trees and more.
Learn how you can help communities work with nature to manage stormwater, solve issues related to climate change and improve our quality of life by creating more green space in our neighborhoods for people, plants, and wildlife.
2.75 ISA ceus provided. Certificate of Attendance available for those wishing to pursue other credits.
Part 1: Friday, February 19th from 9am-12pm - Register Now
Held virtually as a Zoom meeting
Topics covered will include:
• Introduction to green infrastructure and stormwater
• Trees, plants, and soil types
• Green infrastructure location planning and design
• A day on the job: maintenance duties and safety
• Help with resumes, tips for job interviews, & available employment opportunities
Part 2: Friday, June 18th - You will automatically be registered for this session when you register for the February virtual training
Hands-on, socially-distanced maintenance training
Check back here for more details in spring 2021
Sponsored by a grant from Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI).