Providing workforce safety certificate training to employees or people striving to strengthen their resume and obtain work.

U.S. EPA Grant Number: JT-95489111-1

Formerly known as the Brownfields Job Training Program

Florida State College at Jacksonville and the City of Jacksonville are pleased to announce that the UnitedUSEPA States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded an Environmental Workforce Development & Job Training Grant for our community. This job training program provides free environmental job training to eligible participants that will facilitate the creation of employment in emergency response, Superfund & Brownfields site remediation as well as other environmental and green industrial jobs. This program targets unemployed or under employed (20 hours or less a week) participants in North Florida. This training program is offered at Florida State College at Jacksonville’s Urban Resource Center

This 18-week (269 hours) training program consists
of the following courses:

Advanced Training:

  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Storm Water Erosion
  • Water Sampling
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • EPA HAZMAT Technician
  • LEAD Renovator
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Mold Awareness
  • Oil Spill
  • Disaster Site Supervisor
  • FEMA Certifications
  • Arc Flash NFPA 70e
  • Fire Safety Extinguisher
  • OSHA Construction Safety
  • Fall Protection
  • OSHA General Industry
  • Maritime Safety
  • Confined Space