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					         PATHWAYS
            GREEN CONSTRUCTION TRAINING




              A COLLABORATIVE EFFORT OF



                                  and
                Tri-County Workforce Investment Board
   Eastern Maine Community College - United Technologies Center
Bangor Adult Education - Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
               Maine State Housing Authority – Penquis
  Opportunity Maine - USDOL, ETA - MDOL - Maine Apprenticeship
            International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
             United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters
                      PATHWAYS
• Pathways is a nine month training program that provides eligible
  applicants the opportunity to participate in a green construction
  training program

• Participants may earn various construction certifications
  throughout the training program

• Trainees will also acquire skills that will enable participants to
  pursue numerous pathways for employment or additional training

• Seven homes will be built and distributed to families within
  Penobscot and Piscataquis counties throughout the duration of
  the program
    PATHWAYS TRAINING
        PROGRAM

• BASIC SKILLS TRAINING
  – WORK READY COURSE
  – BASIC ACADEMIC SKILLS
    •MATH
    •READING
              WORK READY


• SIXTY HOUR CERTIFIED TRAINING
  – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    •   RESUME BUILDING
    •   INTERVIEWING SKILLS
    •   COVER LETTER WRITING
    •   PERSONAL AWARENESS OF STRENGTHS
    •   DEVELOP A PLAN FOR EMPLOYMENT BASED ON CAREER
        INTEREST
           WORK READY
• SIXTY HOUR CERTIFIED TRAINING
  – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
    • KNOW HOW TO SEEK FOR AND APPLY FOR A JOB
    • UNDERSTAND HOW TO COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY
      IN THE WORKPLACE
    • WORK EFFECTIVELY WITH CO-WORKERS AND AS PART
      OF A TEAM
    • DEMONSTRATE BASIC WORK KNOWLEDGE
    • DEMONSTRATE AN AWARENESS OF WORK RELATED
      SAFETY AND ITS IMPORTANCE
        PATHWAYS TRAINING
            PROGRAM

• TECHNICAL TRAINING
 –   GREEN CONSTRUCTION BUILDING
 –   ELECTRICAL TRAINING
 –   PLUMBING TRAINING
 –   OSHA COURSE
 –   NCCER COURSE
      GREEN CONSTRUCTION
           BUILDING
• TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT
  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:
 –   FLOORING
 –   WALL FRAMING
 –   ROOFING
 –   INSULATING
 –   WEATHERIZATION
 –   PAINTING
 –   FOUNDATION
 –   DRYWALL HANGING
                 BEFORE & AFTER
Here is a picture of a house before it
 was retrofitted for environmental       Now, look at the same house, after
              efficiency                  it was reinsulated for efficiency.
     GREEN CONSTRUCTION
   TECHNIQUES & GUIDELINES
• ARE MEANT TO:
  – MINIMIZE NECCESARY RESOURCES
  – REDUCE WASTE


• SOME OF THESE GUIDELINES ARE:
   -THE USE OF LOW-FLOW FAUCETS AND SHOWER
   HEADS
   - DUCT MASTIC-SEALED DUCT CONNECTIONS
   -THE USE OF ENERGY-EFFICIENT LIGHT FIXTURES
   -THE USE OF THERMALLY EFFICIENT DOORS.
             ELECTRICAL
• TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT
  OPPORTUNITES INCLUDE:

 –   ELECTRICAL HELPER
 –   PRE-APPRENTICESHIP IN ELECTRICAL
 –   FIVE YEAR APPRENTICESHIP IN ELECTRICAL
 –   CERTIFIED ELECTRICIAN (VIA UNION)



          INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF
                ELECTRICAL WORKERS
               PLUMBING
• TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT
 –   PLUMBING HELPER
 –   PRE-APPRENTICESHIP
 –   FIVE YEAR APPRENTICESHIP IN PLUMBING
 –   CERTIFIED PLUMBER (VIA UNION)




              UNITED ASSOCIATION OF
             PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS
         CERTIFICATIONS
• WORK READY

• OSHA Ten Hour: Occupation Safety and
  Health Administration

• NCCER: National Center for Construction
  Education and Research
    POTENTIAL PATHWAYS
COLLEGE                EMPLOYMENT




APPRENTICESHIPS
                  ON-THE-JOB-TRAINING
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    Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.
   The solution was created by the grantee and does not necessarily
    reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor. The
        Department of Labor makes no guarantees, warranties, or
    assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such
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   but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness,
       timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or
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 created it. Internal use by an organization and/or personal use by an
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CERTIFICATIONS   The GRANT   PATHWAYS   MY TOOLBELT   WHO’S WHO



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