About

Green Ladders is an intensive six-week program centered on real world training in green job readiness.  Classes will take place at LaGuardia Community College, The Association for Energy Affordability, Queens Botanical Garden and at various partners throughout the city.

The six-week Green Ladders Job Training Program provides skills-based learning opportunities in environmental building operations and green cleaning.  Participants will have the opportunity to earn the following:

  • OSHA certification
  • Customer service training
  • Energy efficient buildings operations certification

Learning takes place with classroom components as well as with hands-on learning opportunities at Queens Botanical Garden.  The class is geared towards training for green careers and covers subject matter in the following topics:

  • Metropolitan resiliency
  • Intro to green buildings
  • Green cleaning and housekeeping
  • Building operations & maintenance
  • Waste management

Upcoming Training Sessions

(Please check back periodically for the next training session)

We are not accepting anymore applicants for the January 11, 2017 class.

For more information, please call (718) 730 7360.

For our flyer please click here!