Careers in Energy Week

Careers in Energy Week
October 14 – 18, 2019

What is Careers in Energy Week?

Careers in Energy Week – led by the Florida Energy Workforce Consortium (FEWC) with the support of the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD) – is a week dedicated to celebrating and raising awareness of energy careers and their importance to our communities, state, and nation.

The 2019 Careers in Energy Week will be held October 14 – 19, 2019. Please plan to visit us at one of the celebration events around the state! For more information, go to the “Events” section of our Facebook page.

Powering your future:
Discovering a Career in Energy
October 14, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Lake Sumter State College
137 of the Science Health Building
1250 N. Hancock Road
Clermont, Florida

Come learn how YOU can power your future with a career in the energy sector! 
~Energy company reps highlighting in-demand careers

~Educators presenting training and degree programs
~Experts explaining options for financial assistance

Explore the World of 
Energy Event
October 15, 2019
3 – 6 p.m.
Emerald Coast Technical College
761 N. 20th Street
DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433

This is an all ages, hands-on event to learn about opportunities and programs to prepare you for a future career! Featured career paths will include (but are not limited to) Automotive, Electrical, Engineering, IT, HVAC, Welding, and more! 

Careers in Energy 
Week Event
October 16, 2019
6 – 8 p.m.
Fort Myers Technical College
3800 Michigan Avenue
Fort Myers, Florida 33916

Come hear representatives from local companies, local colleges, financial aid, and CareerSource share information and expertise about the various pathways to a rewarding career in Florida’s energy workforce. 

Careers in Energy Open House
October 19, 2019
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Manatee Lagoon –
an FPL Eco Discovery Center
6000 N. Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, Florida

Students, teachers, parents, and guidance counselors! Come meet representatives from Palm Beach State College, Florida Power & Light, Florida City Gas, and Jupiter Tequesta Air Conditioning Plumbing and Electric to learn about the opportunities and programs to prepare you for a future career. 

Like us on Facebook to stay up to date about these and other events: 

Educators, you will find Careers in Energy Week classroom resources at the FEWC website by clicking here.

We were honored with a proclamation celebrating the 2018 Careers in Energy Week by former Florida Governor, Rick Scott!