Current Programs

NIEHS CCCHST/PETE

The Community and College Consortium for Health and Safety Training (CCCHST), medical administered by the Partnership for Environmental Technology Education (PETE) has training components for the EPA Hazardous Waste Worker Training Program (HWWTP) and the DOE Worker Training Program. The CCCHST HWWTP consists of 120 partners offering hazardous materials instruction (HAZWOPER and related Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910.120) in most states of the nation…

 


NYC/Maine Youth in the Environment

PETE has been awarded numerous past grants from EPA Regions 1 and 2 to develop and operate a “Youth in the Environment Initiative” education and training program in both Maine, and NYC. This program is designed to introduce inner city students to occupational opportunities in the environmental arena…