Free training for jobs in renewable energy

Wind turbine.
Wind turbine.

A FREE training course is being organised to help give unemployed adults in Hartlepool the specific skills to find jobs in the renewable energy sector.

The Renewable Energy Routeway will be a three-week course open to Hartlepool residents aged 19-plus who are in receipt of benefits and who are not on the work programme.

The course will offer training to cover various qualifications, CV preparation and interviews to help support the trainee. Including, level 1 health and safety, level 1 construction

Alison Foster, from the council’s Economic Regeneration Team, said: “The renewable energy market continues to grow rapidly and as a result there is a shortage of skilled workers.

To reserve a place at Wednesday’s awareness session, contact Alison Foster on 01429284482 or email