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.