Modeled after the Master Gardeners program, candidates receive comprehensive energy efficiency training and then volunteer at a variety of service projects that will provide opportunities for volunteers to hone their skills and develop their expertise so that they can comfortably and confidently serve the community.
* All are welcome and encouraged to participate in this program, regardless of financial means. If the registration fee is a barrier to your participation, please contact us. Registration fee not required for student volunteers.
** Background check is required for participation. Once accepted into the program, each community volunteer will submit a secure online form to initiate a background check. Payment of $9.95 must be made online at the time of submission. Background check is not required for student volunteers.
Over a seven-week period during October and November, candidates will participate in a series of classroom training sessions on Thursday evenings and one hands-on Saturday field-work session.
Specifically, volunteers will learn how to:
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“I learned a great deal from the training provided by EcoAction Arlington and Conway Energy. Most importantly, I learned numerous ways to make my home more energy efficient.”
Janine Bergin, Arlington, Virginia
The Energy Masters program was a great introduction to the energy efficiency, building science, and weatherization fields. Implementing projects in the local community was a rewarding way to utilize the knowledge and skills we gained in the training sessions.
Chris Wagner, Washington, D.C.