Program Requirements:


  1. At least 18 years of age.
  2. High School Diploma or GED. 
  3. Applicants must be physically capable of performing essential functions of the apprenticeship program, including working in the field unassisted.
  4. Must be an Alaska Resident for at least the last 12 months.
  5. Must hold a valid Alaska Driver's License or State ID.


Questions about the Application Process?

Contact Us:

Alaska Forum, Inc.
PO Box 212409 Anchorage, AK 99521-2409 
Message Line and Fax: (907) 202-9612


Applying for: *

 HAZWOPER 8-hour Refresher Class: February 15, 2019
 Alaska Sampler Training: April 29 - May 2, 2019
 GPS & GIS Basics for Environmental Workers: May 3, 2019

Name *

Telephone *

Email *

Mailing Address *

Physical Address (if different)

Education: *

 Completed High School or GED
 Vocational Training
 College Courses
 College Degree

Do you have a current valid Alaska Driver's license or State-issued ID? *


Driver's License or Photo ID # *

Have you lived in Alaska for thirty days or more? *


Do you intend to stay in Alaska? *


Race: *

 African American
 Alaska Native
 American Indian
 Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander

Sex: *


Veteran Status: *

 Non Veteran
 Veteran, over 180 days
 Veteran, under 180 days

Check the three (3) most important reasons you are applying to this training: *

 Find an environmental or natural resource related job.
 Personal professional development.
 Find a better job.
 Apply to an apprenticeship.
 I like to learn new things.
 Recommended or required by employer.
 Improve my skills for current job.

Employment Status: *

 Under-employed (not having enough paid work or not doing work that makes full use of you skills and training)

If unemployed, are you currently receiving unemployment insurance benefits OR have exhausted those benefits within the past three years?


Have you worked in a job that contributes to Unemployment Insurance sometime in the last five (5) years? *


What is your current or most recent job title? *

If currently employed, is your job at risk due to a downturn in the economy; OR do you need training to remain employed or advance in your job or career?


What is your current or most recent hourly wage? *


Have you completed any training through the Alaska Forum Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program? *


How did you learn about this training opportunity? *

 Alaska Forum ETAP communication
 Alaska Job Center Network (Unemployment office)
 Alaska Tribal Council job placement/training program

Will you be able to attend each day of the selected training on time? *


Do you have reliable transportation to attend training? *


Briefly describe your employment goals *

Please explain why you are applying for this training *

Please describe your experience working in any environmental or natural resource-related job. If you have no experience, explain why you are interested in environmental training. (Experience is not required for our classes) *

What is your preferred training location? *

 Anchorage area

Do you have any questions or comments about the program, any information you want us to know about you?

Copy of Driver's license or State-Issued ID: *

 I will upload it below
 I will send it by email

Copy of Photo ID:

Submitting your school transcripts, letters of reference, or industry certification documents may improve your chances of selection for training. Please choose from the following: *

Optional: Upload School Transcripts

Optional: Upload Letter of Reference (1)

Optional: Upload Letter of Reference (2)

Optional: Upload Letter of Reference (3)

Optional: Upload Industry Certifications

I hereby certify that I have read and understand the Equal Opportunity Certification *

I hereby certify that I have read and will comply with the Program Requirements and Policies *

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