Class schedules resume in-person at the Training Center with COVID-19 precautions in place.Masks Required - Effective Monday, July 26, 2021: Due to recent rises in COVID-19 cases, and in an abundance of caution, beginning Monday, July 26, 2021, all staff will be required to wear a mask when in common areas of the 9th Floor and the CTC (hallways, bathrooms, kitchen, etc.). This requirement extends to all Apprentice and any Journey Level members who come to the CTC for classes. We greatly appreciate how flexible everyone has been and continues to be as we navigate through COVID-19.
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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.

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students
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

Annual Charity Softball Tournament/Family Picnic This Saturday (9/25)!

September 24, 2021

his is a reminder that the NYCDCC Family Picnic and Softball Tournament is happening this Saturday (September 25th) at Cunningham Park in Fresh Meadows, Queens, beginning at 9:30AM. Additionally, the NYCDCC Benefit Funds will have a Benefits Fair beginning at 10:00AM.

Op-Ed: Joseph Geiger, EST – How to Really Prepare Workers for the Construction Industry and Good Middle-Class Jobs

August 19, 2021

Read the full article on the Gotham Gazette. “Every worker in New York City deserves the same pay, benefits, and retirement security that the NYC District Council of Carpenters offers. We urge elected officials in all five boroughs to work with the NYCDCC to give workers what they deserve. “

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August 2, 2021

Every year, local and national health officials such as the Center for Disease Control (“CDC”) and the New York Department of Health (“NYDH”) observe August as a time to recognize the importance of staying up-to-date on your vaccinations. However, since the COVID-19 pandemic, the message is more important than ever.

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