Sunny State Solar Solutions (S4) – alternative energy trainers – prepare adults of all ages for careers in the growing green economy.
Solar Panel Installer, Wind Energy Technician, Solar Thermal Technician, and Weatherization Technician are real jobs in the sustainable energy arena. Sunny State Solar Solutions trainers make the technology understandable for both students and train-the-trainer participants.
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) based curriculum integrates the newest technologies in the sustainable energy field, while incorporating academic concepts into a safe work experience, using professional tools of each trade.
Many of the job skills necessary for green collar careers are already being taught using Construction Zone workstations. Integrating construction skills and energy technology skills students are prepared for careers in some of the most sought after fields of green energy solutions. Incorporating energy efficient improvements into residential and commercial buildings will provide jobs for workers trained in the new technologies and possessing skills in traditional construction trades.