Green Ladders is an intensive five-week program centered on real world training in construction and green job readiness. Classes will take place at LaGuardia Community College, Solar One, Queens Botanical Garden and at various partners throughout the city.
The five-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 10 certification
- 4 Hr Scaffolding
- 4 Hr Flagging
- 2 Hr Exam preparation for Fire Guard for Torch Operations (F60 FDNY)
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
- Construction skills and safety
- Intro to green buildings
- Green cleaning and housekeeping
- Building operations & maintenance
- Waste management
Upcoming Training Sessions:
We are currently accepting applicants for our April 2018 training.
For more information, please call (718) 730 7362.