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Detroit Stormwater Specialist Training (SWST)


Tuesdays & Thursdays May 11 – July 1, 5:30-8:30pm @ St. Suzanne Cody Rouge CRC, 19321 W Chicago

Storm Water Specialist Training is a workforce development training program designed to provide pathways toward living wage employment in the new green economy. The 8 week, 16 class course instills the knowledge and skills for basic level green infrastructure (GI) monitoring and maintenance that graduates can use to obtain employment in GI. The course and hands-on opportunities are designed to cultivate a team of enthusiastic, entrepreneurial, and motivated crew members for immediate and future work opportunities in the growing field of green stormwater infrastructure. Applications are due by April 26, 2021.

Cost: $30; limited scholarships are available.

(in our 3/10 e-newsletter the course was stated as ‘free’, this was an error, we apologize for any confusion)

On-site childcare is available for $25 per child per night

Contact Elayne Elliott for more information:
313.965.0055 or glgc@michigan.sierraclub.org