Coming up... February 6-10, 2017


Online registration services are now available for the Alaska Forum on the Environment, February 6-10, 2017.  Learn More >>

Use Code "WINTER CHILL" to save $95 only available until end of this month!   Register Now >>

Film Festival:


Submit your film to be part of the Alaska Forum Film Festival before January 15th!  Learn More >>

Alaska Forum on the Environment, 2017

The Alaska Forum on the Environment will be February 6-10, 2017. Early registration services are now open online through October 15, 2016. Use Code "November" to save $145 off the regular participant registration rate.

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Green Star

Midnight Sun Brewing Company has earned their Green Star!   In addition to their extensive recycling program, they have retrofitted their lighting, modified their process flows to save energy, and applied waste saving techniques.


Employers: Help match apprentices to employment while promoting local hire.  Save your business thousands in training costs by working with the Environmental Technician Apprentice Program to find your next employee.
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Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training: The RALO Training schedule for 2016-2017 is now available.  Learn more >>

Online Environmental Training: The Alaska Forum offers an extensive lineup of environmental courses all available on-line!   
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About AFE 2017

The Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) is a statewide gathering of environmental professionals from government agencies, non-profit and for-profit businesses, community leaders, Alaskan youth, conservationists, biologists and community elders. The 2017 event will be our 19th year providing a strong educational foundation for all Alaskans and a unique opportunity to interact with others on environmental issues and challenges. Learn More >

About Green Star

Green Star is a program now operated with the support of the Alaska Forum, a 501c3 nonprofit organization. The Green Star Program supports businesses and organizations that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention through education, technical assistance, and an award-winning voluntary "green business" certification program. Learn More >

About Apprenticeship

The Alaska Forum is the registered sponsor of the Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program by the US Department of Labor. An Environmental Technician Apprentice will receive specific classroom instruction and work 4,000 hours of on-the-job training to develop skills as a proficient and versatile worker.
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Training Opportunities

The Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training schedule for 2016-2017 is now available.  More Info >> 

The Alaska Forum offers and extensive library of on-line training courses, starting at just $49.   Course List >>