Building Greener Futures Together

The Social Planning Council of Ottawa is excited to announce a new phase of the Building Greener Futures Together initiative, a new, more comprehensive employment program for young adults looking to enter the “green” home renovation and retrofit industries.

The new employment program allows participants to:

Learn the basics of green renovations and employability skills through one month of training with a local employment centre, combined with Algonquin College and La Cite Collegiale

  • Receive four essential workplace certifications and safety equipment for working in home renovations and construction
  • Start a career with a paid work placement in the industry

Individuals aged 16-30 who are interested in starting a career in the home construction and renovations industries should contact: