In the News!

The Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program is in the news as 14 Apprentices continue in their month-long core training. Check out KTVA Channel 11 - Workforce Wednesday. Also see the April Issue of Alaska Business Monthly

Alaska Forum

Thanks to all who participated in the Alaska Forum on the Environment, 2016!  Save the Date:  February 6-10, 2017. We have already begun planning for AFE 2017!  Stay tuned for more information in coming months.

Green Star

Midnight Sun Brewing Company has earned their Green Star!   In addition to their extensive recycling program, they have retrofitted their lighting, modified their process flows to save energy, and applied waster saving techniques.


Employers: Help match apprentices to employment while helping Hire Local.  Save thousands in training costs by working with the Environmental Technician Apprentice Program to find your next employee.
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Online Environmental Training: The Alaska Forum offers an extensive lineup of environmental courses all available on-line!   
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About Green Star

Green Star is a program now operated with the support of the Alaska Forum, a 501c3 nonprofit organization. The Green Star Program supports businesses and organizations that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention through education, technical assistance, and an award-winning voluntary "green business" certification program. Learn More >

More Apprenticeship

The Alaska Forum is the registered sponsor of the Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program by the US Department of Labor. An Environmental Technician Apprentice will receive specific classroom instruction and work 4,000 hours of on-the-job training to develop skills as a proficient and versatile worker.
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Environmental Courses

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

  • Hazardous Materials
  • Title V Air Permitting
  • Environmental Management
  • Endangered Species Act
  • Underground Storage Tank
  • Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure

And many more >