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Grow with Cleantech

Boundless Accelerator and Uvaro have partnered to provide a robust 16-week training course for individuals who want to upskill to sales roles in the Cleantech industry.

Grow with Cleantech equips mid-career individuals, including those from underrepresented groups, with foundational knowledge, skills, and industry connections needed to support a transition to cleantech sales roles. It’s practical, forward-looking, and designed to put you at the forefront of an industry-shaping our future and economy.

Participants will receive access to Uvaro’s hands-on programming shaped by Cleantech industry leaders. Engage directly with seasoned professionals and employers through guest lectures, workshops, and networking opportunities. Gain invaluable insights into the Cleantech landscape from those at the forefront of innovation.

Grow with Cleantech participants will receive one full year of access to Uvaro’s career focused programming including live courses, workshops with Cleantech industry experts, career coaching, and more! All accepted applicants will receive a 90% discount as a participant of the Grow with Cleantech program. The program is valued at $5,000 and will be delivered for $500+HST (per participant). This program is delivered in a virtual format. 

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Who is this program for?

This program is designed for individuals seeking a new job or promotion. To be accepted into the Grow with Cleantech upskilling program, we are looking for individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Canadian citizen (or resident) 
  • Age 18+
  • 3+ years of work experience*
  • Growth and sustainability mindset
  • Ready to transition to a career in cleantech sales in the next 12 months

* Work experience can be outside of Canada. Work experience does not need to be three consecutive years. Work experience must be outside of full or part-time studies (high school or postsecondary). Work experience can include volunteer work. A participant must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Work permit holders should have at least one year on the permit after the start of the upskilling program.

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How does this program work?

 

Dive into the fundamentals of Cleantech sales during the first 12 weeks, setting a robust foundation for your journey. The following 4 weeks are dedicated to empowering participants with career search skills. Our personalized career coaching sessions focus on aligning skills and aspirations with the demands of the Cleantech job market.

Significant time in the virtual classroom is spent developing and practicing skills as a group. Practical skills application and network growth are core to this program. Participants will practice their skills during in-class tasks and discussions and by completing individual assignments.

Optional virtual office hours occur every Friday 12:00 – 2:00PM ET for all cohorts.

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Cohort Dates

Cohort 1

Monday April 15 – August 2, 2024
(Apply by 
April 1st to be considered)
Mondays and Wednesdays
from 6:00 – 8:00 PM ET

Cohort 2

Monday June 17 – October 4, 2024
(Apply by 
May 27th to be considered)
Mondays and Wednesdays
from 9:00 – 11:00 AM ET

Cohort 3

Monday August 19 – December 6, 2024
(Apply by 
July 29th to be considered)
Mondays and Wednesdays
from 6:00 – 8:00 PM ET

Cohort 4

Tuesday October 22 – February 7, 2025
(Apply by 
September 30th to be considered)
Tuesdays and Thursdays, Time TBD

NOTE: Please apply to the cohort that best suits your schedule.
Multiple applications can be submitted.

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The Grow with Cleantech program is accepting new applications, now!

Please fill out the application form by MAY 27TH at 11:59 ET to be considered for the current cohort.
Please apply to the cohort that best suits your schedule.
Multiple applications can be submitted.

Secure your spot to grow, thrive, and contribute to a sustainable future.

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ABOUT UVARO

Uvaro is the world’s leading Career Success company. Its mission is to create more fulfilling careers for its members. Through it’s proprietary platform and holistic approach to learning, Uvaro provides digital upskilling training, career development services, and a network of coaches to help its members land successful roles in the tech industry and support their ongoing career development – from hired to retired. Uvaro members work for some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing technology companies, including Salesforce, PayPal, and Oracle. Learn more at www.uvaro.com. 

ABOUT UPSKILL CANADA

The grow with Cleantech program is available thanks to funding by Upskill Canada (powered by Palette Skills) and the Government of Canada.

Palette Skills is a national nonprofit whose purpose is to connect Canada’s most innovative companies with the talent they need to grow. They are working with partners across the country to build a national upskilling system that creates new career paths for untapped talent to meet their full potential.

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