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Zender Environmental Health & Research Group is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

STEP Outreach Classes

You have clicked on one these FREE classes that are funded by a State Department of Labor grant: 

Traffic Flagger*  Friday, April 22, 10:00 am – 3 pm
Asbestos Awareness*  Wed, April 27, 10:00 am – 3 pm
Lead Awareness* Friday, April 29, 10 am – 12 pm 
Construction Safety 30 hour* Mon – Fri, June 6 – 10  8 am – 5 pm

We offer these classes to Environmental Program staff and unemployed residents of rural Alaska communities who want to:

  1. Increase the potential for more hours or greater wages, or
  2. Increase the chance that to retain the job that you have, or
  3. Increase your chance of getting a job.

If that sounds like you, Great! 

The only thing we need is for you to fill out this DOL required application.

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Please check which training(s) you would like to attend. You may attend 1, 2, 3, or all 4 trainings.
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Eligibility Assessment

Approval for STEP services is contingent upon eligibility.
Are you an Alaska resident who has resided in the state the past 30 days and plans to remain in the state indefinitely?*
Have you worked in a position that contributed to Unemployment Insurance (UI) in Alaska or another state with similar provisions some time in last five years?*
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