VetsBuild Long Island

Changing Lives, Building Futures

The goal of VetsBuild Long Island (PDF) is simple - to help our Long Island Veterans find jobs in the manufacturing, energy efficient building and performance contracting. 


VetsBuild provides the following at no cost to the veteran:

  • Training at United Way’s E3 Career Training Center (Energy /Efficiency/Education), a state-of-the-art facility equipped with the latest technology and equipment to provide VetsBuild students with hands-on training.
  • Once the introductory training has been completed, advanced training opportunities are available in heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), composite technology and advanced manufacturing.
  • Preparation for job opportunities in the high-growth, high-demand energy retrofit, weatherization, and green building industries.
  • One-on-one job counseling and job placement assistance, soft skills training, resume workshops and interview preparation.
  • VetsBuild graduates interested in a career in weatherization are provided information about advanced training options available through partner institutional providers.
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) test center - advance credentials available.