AFE 2018:

The 20th Alaska Forum on the Environment will be
February 12-16, 2018


You can now register online for the most discounted rate of the year!  Use code "WINTER CHILL" to save $95!


Be part of this milestone 20th year!

AFE 2018 - Call for Presentations:

Submit a presentation request now through November 22, 2017. Earliest submissions are more likely to be selected.


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Alaska Forum on the Environment

The 20th Alaska Forum on the Environment will be held February 12-16, 2018!  Register or submit a presentation request today.

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Interested in participating in our Environment Technician Apprenticeship Program?  Learn More >>


Employers: Help match apprentices to employment as Environmental Technicians while promoting local hire. Save your business thousands in training costs by working with the Apprentice Program to find and train your next employee.

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Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training: Thanks to the support of USDA Rural Development, we are able to announce our 2017-2018 RALO Training dates!   Learn more or sign up now >>

Online Training: The Alaska Forum offers an extensive lineup of courses all available on-line!   
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About AFE

The Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) is a statewide gathering of environmental professionals from government agencies, non-profit and for-profit businesses, community leaders, Alaskan youth, conservationists, biologists and community elders. The 2018 event will be at the Dena'ina Center in Anchorage, Alaska on February 12-16, 2018.  This will be our 20th year providing a strong educational foundation for all Alaskans and a unique opportunity to interact with others on environmental issues and challenges. Learn More >

About Green Star

Green Star is a program now operated with the support of the Alaska Forum, a 501c3 nonprofit organization. The Green Star Program supports businesses and organizations that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention through education, technical assistance, and an award-winning voluntary "green business" certification program. Learn More >

About Apprenticeship

The Alaska Forum is the registered sponsor of the Environmental Technician Apprenticeship Program by the US Department of Labor. An Environmental Technician Apprentice will receive specific classroom instruction and work 4,000 hours of on-the-job training to develop skills as a proficient and versatile worker.
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Training Opportunities

The Rural Alaska Landfill Operator (RALO) Training schedule includes an April session in Anchorage and a May session in Aniak, AK.  More Info >> 

The Alaska Forum offers and extensive library of on-line training courses, starting at just $49.   Course List >>