How to Apply

If you or someone you know is interested in the BuildingWorks Pre-Apprenticeship training, please consider these questions…

  • Are you interested in a career that involves physical labor?
  • Are you willing to start work at 6:00am?
  • Are you willing to commit to a 4-year apprenticeship program?
  • Are you at least 18 years old?
  • Did you graduate from High School or receive a GED?
  • Are you in possession of your original High School Diploma or GED certificate?
  • Are you legally eligible to work in the U.S.?
  • Are you able to prove your work eligibility with appropriate documentation?
  • Are you in possession of your original social security card?
  • Do you have a valid (not expired) state ID, or a valid U.S. passport?
  • Are you available to attend an unpaid training, during the day, Monday through Friday?

If can answer YES to all questions, then the BuildingWorks training may be for you.

There are several steps to the application process:

  1. Contact us at buildingworks395@gmail.com to request an application.
  2. Complete the application and return by regular mail.
  3. Take a pre- enrollment basic skills test.
  4. Participate in an evaluation process that includes an individual interview.

You must email buildingworks395@gmail.com to request an application and submit it by regular mail. Applications will not be distributed or collected in person.

Completion of the application, participation in an orientation, interview or testing does not guarantee acceptance to the BuildingWorks training. Only a limited number of applicants may be accepted for each training cycle.

Email buildingworks395@gmail.com for the next available training dates.

Completing BuildingWorks is not required to apply for the Apprenticeship. Visit https://nyccarpenterstrainingcenter.org/about-us/how-to-apply/for more information. For a list of current recruitments for apprenticeship opportunities with Carpenters and other trades visit the NYS Department of Labor website: https://www.labor.ny.gov/pressreleases/apprenticeshiparchive.shtm

Contact Us

Email us at buildingworks395@gmail.com to find out about our next training or to request an application.