Job-Related Skills Classes

COMPUTER TRAINING - ONGOING - WEEKLY

Basic Computer and Internet skills, help with printing resumes, and entrepreneurial support services including creating business cards. These classes are for all levels; no registration required

*If students cannot meet on Wednesday, some alternative days and locations can be tried.

  • Wednesdays:  12:30 to 2:00 PM

JOB TRAINING - ONGOING - WEEKLY

Weekly help with job searches, resume writing and interview skills. These classes are for all levels; no registration required

  • Wednesdays:  12:00 to 1:00 PM

BASICS OF CONSTRUCTION - UPCOMING - NOVEMBER 2018

Taught by an Architect and Engineer, in this program, students will learn to read blueprints, calculating materials needed,
along with other basic construction skills 

  • Tenatively Scheduled for November 2018
  • Can Only Accommodate 24 Students.
  • Advance registration is necessary. Students will be informed by phone if they are enrolled.

For more information or to register, contact Celeste Potash at cpotash@communitycenternw.org or at 914-232-6572, ext. 102.

SEWING FOR A LIVING - UPCOMING - APRIL 2018

  • Taught by a master seamstress, this program will meet for 2 ½ hours for 8 weeks. The class will progress from honing and perfecting basic sewing skills to progress to creating and finishing a student chosen project. Post Program support will include how to sell handmade products on the internet.
  • Tentatively Scheduled to Start April 2018

*Can Only Accommodate 10 Students. Advance registration is necessary. Students will be informed by phone if they are enrolled.  Register here (include registration link)

BUSINESS/ENTREPRENEURIAL PROGRAMS - UPCOMING - TBA

  • Building a Dream: how to start and manage your own business
  • Money Management - assist clients in learning the skills necessary to manage their personal finances

For more information or to register, contact Celeste Potash at cpotash@communitycenternw.org or at 914-232-6572, ext. 102.

“I learned about scales and how to design inside rooms…and I have learned about rafters, headers and outside design, as well.  I am thankful because I didn’t know any of this before…In the future I hope that others have the opportunity…I thank the Community Center from the bottom of my heart.”
— Construction course graduate