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Welcome to the New York City District Council of Carpenters Training Center website

We are the training entity for the New York City District Council of Carpenters and their signatory contributing contractors. We graduate the most highly trained carpenters and related specialty tradespeople who will go on to continue to build the skyline of New York as we have since 1881.

We train over 1,500 carpenter apprentices and 14,000 journey level carpenters per year in our New York City training facility. Please browse the site to learn more about all the outstanding career opportunities that the Training Center has to offer.

The New York City District Council of Carpenters Apprenticeship Journeyman Retraining Educational & Industry Fund School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school administered programs.


Online News and Announcements

Covid-19 Preparedness Qualification Class Information

April 3, 2020

The online course purpose is to educate members on how to protect themselves, their fellow workers, and stop the spread of COVID-19. The course will familiarize you with the OSHA guidance document “Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19” and recommended jobsite protocols.

District Council Update to Membership from EST Joseph Geiger

April 2, 2020

Download PDF (.1MB) April 2, 2020 Brothers and Sisters, It goes without saying that the last couple of weeks have been chaotic, stressful, emotional and life changing in every way. […]

ICRA: Best Practices Awareness Class Information

The Carpenters International Training Fund (CITF) is pleased to announce the new ICRA: Best Practices Awareness (CITF) online course to promote communication, awareness, and protocols for working in occupied health-care facilities.

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