March 2018: Urban Greenscaping Training for Youth Ages 18-24

NOTE: The info sessions are every Monday and Wednesday. Classes start on March 7th. To enroll in the course, the applicant would must attend the info session.

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Employment Opportunities with CAMBA “Jobs to Build On”

Are you unemployed and looking for full-time work? The CAMBA sponsored “Jobs to Build On” program can help! The program offers free job placement and career coaching. Job readiness classes, interview preparation, resume update, customized job search services and employer referrals, and financial counseling and other support services are offered.

To participate, you should have a high school diploma or GED at the minimum, be unemployed and seeking full-time employment, and have at least 2 years work experience. To register, call 718-282-0108 or email:

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Red Hook on the Road: Free Job Training and Job Placement

Want an excellent job as a professional commercial driver?

We are a FREE CDL training program that helps NYC residents take advantage of the many growing career opportunities in the field of commercial driving.

We will prepare you for a career as a professional bus or truck driver. In 4 weeks, you will receive all the instruction needed to pass the written and road test for a “Class B/BPS” commercial driver’s license issued by the NYS DMV. After you pass the road test, we will assist you with job placement in order to put your new skills to use.

To be eligible, you must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • 21 years of age – Able to speak, read, and write in English
  • valid NY State driver’s license for a minimum of 2 years
  • No more than 4 points, no more than 2 convictions and/or 1 suspension is allowed on your DMV abstract
  • Live in a low-income household
  • Able to attend 4 weeks of UNPAID training from Monday-Friday 8AM to 4:30PM
  • Be drug-free and pass a drug test
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States


For more information, please call (718) 237-4846 TODAY

Job Training: Commercial Driver’s License

Red Hook On The Road which is a Free Job Training program that helps unemployed New Yorkers living with in the Five Boroughs obtain a B or BPS Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). We also assist with Job Placement in our program. Our passing rate for each month is above 85-90%, and we have a placement rate of 90% for each cycle. All of our graduates usually begin making around $15/New RHOR Flyer 2016.jpghr for what they choose to drive.

11/30 Event: Green City Force Recruitment

Green City Force is recruiting NYCHA residents ages 18-24 for its PAID college prep and “green” industry job training program. Applicants must have a high school diploma/GED and not be enrolled in college for 2015-2016.

Monday, November 30 at 11:00 a.m.

REES Central Office, 787 Atlantic Ave., 2nd Fl., Brooklyn, NY 11238

RSVP is required.