Training Programs for Youth are also great ways to prepare for a green-collar career! If you are 16-25 years old (give or take), check out these programs:
The Corps Network website is the hub for all ‘Service and Conservation Corps’ programs nationwide. These Corps serve as work training programs for youth ages 16-25.http://www.nascc.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=81:corps-by-state&catid=35:the-corps&Itemid=61
When choosing a training program, it is important to find one that is connected to employment opportunities and is not too expensive. The most important thing is getting steady work once you complete your program.