Are you a student in grades 9-12?
Explore your options at this FREE green collar career conference for secondary students on Saturday February 11, 2023 from 9:00 – 2:30 held virtually this year.
The “green economy” is changing the face of the workplace in BC and around the world. This day is dedicated to students in secondary school to learn about exciting and endless career opportunities. Futures is much more than a career fair as it allows you to interact with career mentors from various sustainability related careers who have excelled in and are passionate about their green careers.
This interactive career workshop will be offered free of charge to 150 young people and will allow participants the opportunity to:
• Meet and interact with amazing and successful people who will share their sustainability career paths in breakout sessions where career mentors will share their career journeys
• Learn about emerging sustainability career opportunities in B.C. and internationally
• Listen to an inspirational keynote address from Marissa Bergeron, founder of Eat the Dishes: Zero waste street food
• Find out what it takes to reach your goals
The workshop will conclude with a wrap-up session and a chance for the participants to win prizes, including a $500 scholarship. You must be registered to attend. Register early as space is very limited.