IREC - Interstate Renewable Energy Council Inc.

02/22/2024 | Press release | Archived content

Webinar: Apprenticeships in Clean Energy

IREC has been contracted by the U. S. Department of Labor to serve as an Industry Intermediary to support the expansion of Registered Apprenticeships in the clean energy industry. Attendees will learn how apprenticeships are helping employers develop a skilled and diverse workforce while providing clear career advancement pathways for workers. Through the Apprenticeships in Clean Energy (ACE) Network, IREC and our partner organizations are conducting outreach and education, delivering no-cost technical assistance, and providing limited financial assistance to help clean energy employers, training providers, and other stakeholders navigate the apprenticeship system and implement apprenticeship training programs.

Panelists:

1) Richard Lawrence - Program Director, IREC

2) Beck Long - Director of Workforce Services and Apprenticeship, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)

3) Xavier Walter - Director of Outreach, Building Performance Association