Green Jobs Forum
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County and Ontario County Workforce Development announce a Green Jobs Forum on Thursday, December 1, 2011. The Foroum will be held at the Cooperative Extension Center, 480 North Main Street, Canandaigua from 10:00 a.m. to noon. The Forum is free and open to the public.
Dr. Joseph Laquatra of Cornell Univeristy will provide an overview of green jobs including: defining "green jobs"; where to find "green jobs"; information on available training programs; and the future for the "green jobs" sector.
Brian Young, Director of Ontario County Office of Workforce Development and representatives from Finger Lakes Community College and Monroe Community College will be present to talk about training opportunities.
There is no charge to participate in this program but prior registration is required by calling Cornell Cooperative Extension at 585-394-3977 x 425 (Mary Beth Anderson)or x 410(Patricia Pavelsky).