Green Jobs Training and Development

Co-op Power


Co-op Power coordinates the Good Green Jobs Program, which connects jobseekers with clean energy and other green employers, providing training and job placement services to interested participants
Since inception in 2008, the program has trained more than 200 individuals and placed workers into more than 120 positions with local businesses in the clean energy sector, including energy efficiency contractors, solar hot water installers, and PV installation companies. Co-op Power serves as an information resource hub to partner employers, with candidate referrals for employment, updates on training opportunities, advocacy updates and opportunities to collaborate on innovative projects. In addition, Co-op Power has supported business development efforts leading to the launch of 12 clean energy businesses, which continue to generate jobs and employ individuals pursuing green career pathways.

For more information see program link below.