Project Title & Description
Job Training Pathways-VA Inc.
This project provides funding for Pathways-VA, Inc. to recruit, train, and place unemployed or underemployed residents of Petersburg, Virginia in environmental careers with skills needed to safely conduct remediation work at solid and hazardous waste contaminated sites. Pathways-VA, Inc. plans to offer 4 cycles of training to a total of 64 persons (16 person per cycle). The training and resultant certifications will enable graduates to seek employment conducting lead abatement, weatherization, and a broad range of remediation activities sites contaminated with hazardous substances.