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SJC Certificate Program In Urban Sustainability - Spring 2019

  • Hudson County Community College 71 Sip Avenue Jersey City, NJ, 07306 United States (map)

2019 Certificate Program in Urban Sustainability!


What - 30 hours of training from community and industry practicioners on various topics central to sustainability and resiliency planning; provides thoughtful opportunities for impactful change to shift both personal and work life.

Where - Hudson County Community College, Library Building, Room # tba closer to the event date; short walk from the Jrnl Sq PATH

When - 10 Consecutive Mon Evenings March 18th - May 20th; 6:30-9:30pm 

Price - $75 Community Rate; College Students Attend For Free

"The Certificate Program in Urban Sustainability looks like a great opportunity for current and emerging environmental professionals, project managers, and concerned citizens to develop their sustainability skill set.  The proposed program has a great mix of sustainability concepts and management / implementation techniques.  The instructors are excellent and offer expertise from diverse backgrounds.  I strongly encourage this program and have circulated it to the other members of the Jersey City Environmental Commission." 

   - Gerry Nicolls / Past Chair, Jersey City Environmental Commission

5 Course Tracks - 2 Sessions Each (6 hours for each topic)

  • Overview of Sustainabilty, Resiliency & Whole Systems Thinking

  • Green Infrastructure (Citizen Led GI & Developer Perspectives on GI)

  • Energy Efficiency (Residential & Commercial EE Opportunities)

  • Waste Streams (Eco Ambassador Training for both Materials & Organics)

  • Permaculture (New Economic Development & Resiliency Planning Models)

Full details available below -

2019 SJC Certificate Program Spring Prospectus

2019 Instructor Profiles 

2019 Session Descriptions

More on Sustainable JC here.