Solar Skills Training

Location

Louis Bull First Nation Maskwacis AB T0C1N0
Additional sponsorship now available!
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, October 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Speaker/Instructor

Gridworks Energy Group

Description

Participants will  get cutting-edge skills to diversify their work scope in Alberta’s evolving energy industry. Offered in partnership with Gridworks Energy and the Louis Bull Tribe, participants will work together to install an 8KW Solar PV system on the roof of this daycare in Louis Bull, Maskwacis, Alberta (1 hr drive south of Edmonton), on October 16-20, 2017. This progarm will involve extensive hands on training, as well as in class work, along with built-in opportunities to engage with the local community. Lunches are also included.

Priority will be given to those with electricians, especially those with work experience in oil, gas, or coal -  as well as people who are unemployed or underemployed.   

Deadline to apply is October 5th, 2017! Apply here: http://www.ironandearth.org/solar_skills  

Thanks to generous support from Gridworks Energy, additional sponsorship is available for applicants experiencing financial difficulties.