The PHS department of Workforce development in partnership with the William Penn Foundation are offering a unique opportunity for residents of Southwest Philadelphia to develop their skills in tree care and urban greening. This paid six-week training will introduce individuals to the rapidly growing tree care industry in and around Philadelphia. Participants will take part in classroom & hands on training in ecology, basic tree care and tool & equipment operation. Upon completion, trainees will graduate and be placed in full time jobs with long term potential within PHS’s network of employer partners.
When: September 18th - October 27th, 2023
Monday – Friday 7:30 am-2:30 pm
Where: Bartram’s Garden, 5400 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19143.
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