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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

National Apprenticeship Week 2020

November 9, 2020

Celebrate National Apprenticeship Week! (11/11/2020-11/12/2020) Private Event – Celebrating Our Apprenticeship With Students
Employers across the country struggle to find workers with the right skills due to the growing skills gap. Help change that by discovering apprenticeship today.

Notice: Mandatory Apprentice Classes

September 3, 2020

Starting August 31,2020 Classes at the New York City Carpenters Training Center, Mandatory Apprentice Classes are starting back up. All staff at the CTC have been working hard preparing for this Official Restart. We will be following the City, State, and CDC Guidelines to keep everyone safe and healthy. Social Distancing, Face Coverings, Hand Sanitizing, Health Screening, Temperature checks and Gathering Limits are all part of our Health and Safety protocol.

ATTENTION: SST Deadline Approaching: Mar. 1 2021

July 30, 2020

Please be advised; September 1, 2020 is the deadline to obtain your SST Card for NYC DOB jobs. Starting September 2020 you will be required to have your SST (Site Safety Training) Card in order to enter a jobsite.

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