Workforce Programs

Tree Corps

Tree Corps offers young adults FREE training for a job in urban forestry that includes learning from forestry experts, receiving professional certifications, establishing industry mentorships and earning a stipend.  

Two easy steps to join Tree Corps:

  1. Attend an Info Session – every Monday/9:30 a.m. or every Tuesday/1:00 p.m. at 3127 Jefferson St., San Diego.
  2. Enroll as a Corpsmember and say you want to be in Tree Corps.

Industry Advisory Board

Do you work in the forestry industry? Would you like to help young people learn best practices and offer tips and guidance? Consider joining our Industry Advisory Board. For more information or to get involved, email

Trainers Wanted

If you provide training in the forestry industry and would like to make sure that our people are trained properly, consider offering your services to Tree Corps.  Email

Funding for Tree Corps has been provided by the General Fund of the State of California from a grant administered by the Cal Fire Urban and Community Forestry Program.

Green Jobs with the
County of San Diego

Let Urban Corps train you for a green job with the County of San Diego! 

While training you can earn your high school diploma and get paid!

Funding for the Green Jobs program was made possible with a grant from The San Diego Foundation in partnership with the County of San Diego.