Building Trades

Building Trades Training Program

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Four modules comprise our Building Trades Training Program: basic carpentry, basic electricity, basic plumbing and an internship.

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Located at the state-of-the-art New Community Workforce Development Center, the Building Trades Training 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.

Program Hours
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
540 hours or 16 weeks
Classroom and hands-on training

Program Requirements
* At least 18 years old
* High school diploma or equivalent
* Take a basic skills entrance exam
* Available during daytime hours

Course Outline
Safety
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

Additional Services
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.