JOIN THE SOLAR READY VETS NETWORK

POSITIVE CONNECTIONS FOR POWERFUL CAREERS

VETERANS AND SERVICE MEMBERS

✓ Stay current on resources related to training, certifications, career pathways and solar industry employment opportunities

SOLAR INDUSTRY EMPLOYERS

✓ Recruit military talent and expand your workforce development networks to support solar industry career pathways for veterans

TRAINING & WORKFORCE PARTNERS

✓ Connect with industry employers to support solar training and hiring outcomes for veterans

The Solar Ready Vets Network engages solar industry employers, certified solar training providers, veterans services organizations and workforce development networks to support military service members and veterans pursuing solar industry careers.

Guided by six cross-functional, high-impact and capacity-building objectives, The Solar Ready Vets Network aligns military talent and skills with industry workforce needs as solar continues to lead job growth in the American energy sector.


JOIN THE SOLAR READY VETS NETWORK AND SUPPORT EFFORTS TO:

✓ FACILITATE POSITIVE CONNECTIONS FOR POWERFUL CAREERS

✓ DEVELOP A STANDARDIZED SOLAR APPRENTICESHIP MODEL

✓ ESTABLISH STRATEGIC INDUSTRY-EDUCATION PARTNERSHIPS

✓ SUPPORT ON-THE-JOB TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONAL ROLES

✓ IMPLEMENT MILITARY FAST-TRACKS FOR SOLAR CREDENTIALS

✓ EXPAND GI BILL ELIGIBILITY FOR SOLAR TRAINING & CERTIFICATION

The Solar Ready Vets Network is funded by the US Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office as part of an effort to prepare the solar industry for a digital future and modern grid, while increasing participation of veterans and other underrepresented communities in the solar workforce.