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Paid training in building services

Career Network: Building Services Program by Phipps Neighborhoods and Hostos Community College

Services Provided Apprenticeships and job training, Career services

Eligibility BIPOC Black, Indigenous, Hispanic/Latino, and people of color, Justice-impacted individual, LGBTQ+ Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and more, Low-income, NYCHA resident, Out-of-school youth, Public assistance recipient, Veteran, Woman

Schedule 1 to 3 months, Daytime

Last Updated Last updated on Apr 17, 2024

This 6-week program helps you get job experience in building maintenance and construction

Get construction training with 6 weeks of hands-on workshops. The program ends with a 2 week internship that gives you on-the-job experience. You’ll also earn industry-recognized certifications like OSHA and Site Safety. If you don’t get a position before the end of the program, you will get help finding a job.

You’ll also get a Metrocard and a weekly stipend. Childcare assistance is also available at the Phipps Neighborhoods location. Support and retention specialists can connect you to more resources.

Who it's for Who it's for

This free program is geared for people with no experience in building maintenance or construction.

You’re eligible if you:

  • are at least 18 years old
  • have a valid ID and social security card
  • have a first draft of a resume

Duration and Length Duration and Length

  • Monday to Friday
  • 9am to 4pm
  • 5 weeks of training and development
  • 1 week internship

Next Steps

Fill out the interest form and the outreach specialist will contact you about joining an info session.