Curricula Catalog Course Details
Course Title: Environmental Preparatory Worker Course
Type of Course: Environmental Preparation
Description: This course is part of an overall literacy program and is a "feeder course" for environmental training. It helps potential environmental workers to learn skills necessary for more advanced courses. Participants learn how to extract information from course materials, how to ask questions, techniques in solving math problems, how to summarize and present information and understand tests. Trainees are also provided with an overview of environmental cleanup.
Training Provider: Laborers' International Union of North America Training and Education Fund
Instructor Qualifications: Experience in construction and/or environmental remediation. Must have taken the 80-Hour Hazardous Waste Worker Course, the Hazardous Waste Basic Instructor Technical Training and course specific instructor training. Must attend annual instructor refresher training.
Open enrollment: Yes
Delivery Method: Not Applicable
Course Hours: 40
Intended Audience: Workers who may not feel comfortable with technical learning environment prevalent in the hazardous waste courses.
Caveats: 15 students with two instructors per class.
Special Instructions: The manuals are copyrighted and may not be reproduced or used without written permission from Laborers-AGC Education and Training Fund.
Laborers' International Union of North America
10 Murdock Road
PO Box 37
Pomfret Center, CT 06259
Environmental Laborer Preparatory Instructor Manua ( Manual , 1992 , 45 pp. )
Environmental Laborer Preparatory Manual ( Manual , 1992 , 45 pp. )