Santa Fe Community College announces the free Environmental Technician training program, September 20-October 21, 2021. Anyone interested in a career as an environmental technician can apply now for this free program, which provides the training, skills and certifications necessary to enter a wide range of job opportunities in the environmental profession. The free training runs Mondays through Fridays at the Santa Fe Higher Education Center, 1950 Siringo Road.
This intensive 5-week training program provides certifications and skills for entry level job positions, including General Hazardous Waste Site Worker, CPR and First Aid, Forklift Operator, Solid Waste Management, Environmental Sampling and more. Applicants must be able to attend the entire five-week program, have a high school diploma or GED, be 18 years or older, be fully vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus, be able to lift 30 pounds and must be unemployed, underemployed or low-income. Veterans are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit the website, or call 505-428-1866.