Green Careers

Government Resources

National Center for O*NET Development

The Center researched green economic sectors, demand occupations, enhanced skills occupations, and new and emerging occupations, which have been added to the O*NET system.
http://www.onetcenter.org/green.html and http://online.onetcenter.org/help/bright/

 Career Information Delivery System (CIDS)

CIDS may be found at community colleges, universities, or employment offices.

 CareerOneStop

This site provides an outline of green careers.
http://www.careeronestop.org/GreenCareers/GreenCareers.aspx

Green Jobs, Workforce3One Communities

This site compiles an ongoing list of training programs, evaluations, and other green economy information. Workforce3One also hosts regular webinars on workforce development practices.
http://greenjobs.workforce3one.org/page/resources/1000916955604530872

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics is working with agencies across the Department to produce green jobs data. See: http://www.bls.gov/green/home.htm

Non-Government Resources

Council on Competitiveness

“Drive: Private Sector Demand for Sustainable Energy Solutions.” A policy paper on the need for sustainable energy in the United States.” Includes a section on the workforce needed to support growth.
http://www.compete.org/publications/detail/1125/drive/

 Green Collar Blog

Information on green jobs, training programs, career events, industry information and news.
http://www.greencollarblog.org/green-job-training-andeducation.html

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