Building Trades Specialist Program
Four modules comprise our Building Trades Specialist Program: basic carpentry, basic electricity, basic plumbing and an internship.
Located at the state-of-the-art New Community Workforce Development Center, the Building Trades Specialist Program offers both hands-on training and classroom lectures. New Community Workforce Development Center provides highly qualified staff, support services, career information and job placement.
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
540 hours or 16 weeks
Classroom and hands-on training
* Be at least 18 years old
* Have a high school diploma or equivalent
* Be available during daytime hours
* Provide proof of citizenship
Tool Identification: Basic Hand Tools
Basic Carpentry: Technical Math and Technical Reading Comprehension
Basic Plumbing: Technical Math and Technical Reading Comprehension
Basic Electrical: Technical Math and Technical Reading Comprehension
Windows and Doors: Technical Math and Technical Reading Comprehension
On-site admissions and placement office
Six high-tech computer labs
Distance learning lab
Spacious, well-lit classroom, shop and study areas
Highly qualified instructors and support staff
On-site career counseling
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Rodney Brutton at 973-824-6484.
New Community Workforce Development Center’s mission is to improve the quality of life of all students through education and occupational training in a community that fosters life-long learning.