NEW! 2018 Environmental Training opportunities including upcoming certifications for RALO, North Slope Environmental Worker, Environmental Sampler, and Forest Technician. 

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The next Alaska Forum on the Environment will be February 11-15, 2019!

Alaska Forum on the Environment

The 21st Alaska Forum on the Environment will be held February 11-15, 2019!  Registration and Call for Presentations will begin in August 2018. 

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Green Star®

Eleven companies made the commitment in 2017 to sign up for the program, or re-certify their program through Green Star.

By meeting the Green Star Standards, these organizations can demonstrate to the public that they have gone well beyond compliance with environmental regulations and have voluntarily implemented a thorough waste prevention and pollution prevention plan. 

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Training and Apprenticeship

Interested in participating in our Environment Technician Apprenticeship Program?  Learn More >>

 

Check out our new Environmental Worker Training  Learn More >>

 

Employers: Help match apprentices to employment as Environmental Technicians while promoting local hire. Save your business thousands in training costs by working with the Apprentice Program to find and train your next employee.

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Training

NEW! Environmental Worker Training - Entry-level Credentials and Pathway to a Career.  Learn More>>

 

Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training: Thanks to the support of USDA Rural Development, we are able to announce our 2017-2018 RALO Training dates!   Learn more or sign up now >>


Online Training: The Alaska Forum offers an extensive lineup of courses all available on-line!   
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About AFE

The Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) is a statewide gathering of environmental professionals from government agencies, non-profit and for-profit businesses, community leaders, Alaskan youth, conservationists, biologists and community elders. The 2018 event was held at the Dena'ina Center in Anchorage, Alaska on February 12-16, 2018.  This was our 20th year providing a strong educational foundation for all Alaskans and a unique opportunity to interact with others on environmental issues and challenges. Learn More >

About Green Star®

Green Star® is a program of the Alaska Forum and serves Alaska as a Pollution Prevention Resource. The Green Star® Program works collaboratively with businesses and organizations that desire to implement waste reduction, energy conservation, pollution prevention and to promote environmental protections.  This is accomplished through education, technical assistance, and the Green Star certification program. Learn More >

About Apprenticeship & Worker Training

Interested in participating in our Environment Technician Apprenticeship Program or Environmental Worker Training? Learn More >

 

Check out our new Environmental Worker Training  Learn More >>

 

Employers: Help match apprentices to employment as Environmental Technicians and find qualified entry level workers while promoting local hire. Save your business thousands in training costs by working with the Apprentice Program to find and train your next employee. Learn More >>

Training Opportunities

The Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training schedule includes an April session in Anchorage and a May session in Aniak, AK.  More Info >> 

The Environmental Technician Apprenticeship 2018 Training Schedule includes trainings in Barrow and Anchorage More Info>>

The Alaska Forum offers and extensive library of on-line training courses, starting at just $49.   Course List >>