The U.S. Department of Energy Building Technologies Program is offering a webinar Thursday, Aug. 27, from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. EDT titled "Energy Efficiency and Retrofit Jobs in the Buildings Industry-Workforce Overview." This webinar is geared toward community colleges and workforce agencies, and will provide an overview of jobs involved with retrofitting existing homes to improve energy efficiency:
- Job skills and scaling up training
- Partnering between community colleges and workforce agencies
- Overview of certifications
- State and local workforce practices
The webcast is free of charge, but you must register in advance to obtain a URL for the presentation and call-in phone number.
Learn more about the webinar by visiting www1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/webinars.html.