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Free Job Training in Security and Driving for Women

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Palmer-Singer Model XL; 4 cylinder, 40 h.p., Digital ID 1163476, New York Public LibraryBrooklyn Workforce Innovations (BWI) helps jobless and working poor New Yorkers establish careers in sectors that offer good wages and opportunities for advancement.

BWI Was founded January 1, 2000 and is an affiliate of Fifth Avenue Committee, Inc., a South Brooklyn community development corporation.

BWI’s mission is to empower low- and moderate–income people by creating living-wage employment opportunities and access to career paths. They seek to develop programs that counter prevailing market inequalities (especially those based on race or gender) and continue to broader movement for economic justice.

New York Drives

Offering the opportunity to enter the Security Field and obtain a Driver’s License.

  • Classes are at no cost to you!
  • This program is for WOMEN ONLY
  • Up to 30 hours of driving lessons, road test included
  • Free 8 hour and 16 hour security certifications and NYS security license
  • 60 hours of Career Development classes to empower your job search
  • Program includes Job Placement Assistance

Eligibility Requirements

  • Female
  • 21 years of age or over
  • New York City resident
  • Food stamp recipient
  • Legally eligible to work in the US
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Full-time availability
  • Must NOT have driver or security license

To be considered for Security Cycle

Attend one of the following information sessions:
    Thursday Sept. 6  @ 2pm
    Wednesday  Sept. 12 @ 2:30pm
    Wednesday  Sept. 19 @ 2:30pm

  • Late comers will not be admitted
  • RSVP is not required, walk-ins welcome
  • This training is offered only once a year
  • Must attend an information session by September 19th to be considered

Sessions held at 621 DeGraw Street (between 3rd Ave and 4th Ave), Brooklyn, NY 11217. (R train to Union Street)

Contact: 718-237-2017 ext. 163 or email kmoon@bwiny.org

For more information on free job training, please visit Job Search Central at the Science, Industry and Business Library online or in person at 188 Madison Avenue and 34th Street.

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Job Training in Driving and Security

Wonder if the female-only policy violates sex-discrimination laws,

enrollment

I am interested in the woman driver's license and security. I can be reached at 3478473206.

Driving and Security Guard Training

Hello, I am interested in driving and security guard training.

security training

i have read and understand your policy.

Security Guard Training

Submitted by: Rolene Wright on October 15, 2014 - 8:25 am Hello, I am interested in driving and security guard training.

I am interested in your

I am interested in your driving classes and i am inquiring when the next classes will begin

info about this organization

this is a wonderful organization im interested in it but the age certification stop me is their a posible way i can join if at 19

Now is that date the same

Now is that date the same every year? Also exactly where is the location? CAN SOMEONE PLEASE RESPOND, THAT WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

Please visit Brooklyn

Please visit Brooklyn Workforce Innovations for more details. http://bwiny.org/pages/newyorkdrives.html

I was wondering if you still

I was wondering if you still offer free security training and driving for woman

Question?

I'm A 21 year old Female. I'm a Resident Of New York. I receive Public assistance. I am available everyday! Im also Eligible To work In The US. I Have a High school Diploma. And I Have A Permit. The only Thing Is I Am In The Security Field I do Have My Security License. But my 8hr Is Expired I wish I was able To join this Program So that I Can further My Experience & Find Job Placement.

Job Training in Driving and Security

I am 21 years old and a resident of NY. I have my permit and graduate high school. I have completed some college but have not graduated. I am unemployed and currently not going to school due to finical difficulties. I have my permit. I notice for the eligibility requirements one must be a Food stamp recipient. I am not a food stamp recipient. Am i still eligible for this program.

free security training for woman

I think the class should be for women that doesn't have an high school diploma or ged...

i agree

i agree

I want to join

I will like to attend but I dont have G.E.D or HS diploma will that stop me from attending

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