It’s Not Too Late To Enroll!
Western Piedmont Community College is pleased to present our first Green Industry Career Training Certification Course. Over 60 hours of training, you will be prepared for jobs in the Green Industry sector, including greenhouses, nurseries, and landscape operations.
You will also get help with résumé preparation, interviewing etiquette and skills you need to get a job.
Class Meeting Dates/Location
Classes will meet at the K Building/Sustainable Agriculture Building on the WPCC campus (see map below) on Wednesdays from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and every other Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. You will receive approximately 60 hours of training.
Class dates are:
- August 16, 23, 26, 30
- September 6, 9, 13, 20, 23, 27
- October 4, 7, 11, 18, 21, 25
- November 1, 4, 8, 15, 18, 29
- December 6
There will be a job fair the last day of class (December 9).
The cost of the course is $180, but may be fee-waived* depending on an individual’s income.
*HRD classes fees may be waived if students meet the following criteria: unemployed, notification of impending layoff, working and eligible for the Federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) or underemployed working and earn at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. For more information on our HRD classes, contact Wini Bradley at 828.448.6145 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Rick Furse at 828.448.3121.