The Greencorps training model consists of paid employment, job readiness preparation, and environmental stewardship as part of a 9 month green jobs training program.
Here at Greencorps we believe that given opportunity, individuals can make new choices that improve their lives and the livelihood of their communities.
Program participants are trained in:
– Landscaping and Horticulture
– Tree Care
– Ecological Restoration
– Green Infrastructure
Trainees earn certifications in:
– OSHA 10 hr General Safety Standards
– IL Pesticide License
– Midwest Prescription Burn
– First Aid and CPR
– Defensive Driving
– 40 hr HAZWOPER