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Free Job Training in Security and Driving for Women

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Brooklyn Workforce Innovations (BWI) helps jobless and working poor New Yorkers establish careers in sectors that offer good wages and opportunities for advancement.

Moline 1909 Model "M" Touring car; Removable tonneau, $ 1500; Specifications of Model "M"., Digital ID 1163334, New York Public LibraryBWI 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. BWI seeks to develop programs that counter prevailing market inequalities (especially those based on race or gender) and continue to a 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 the September Security Cycle

  • Attend an Information Session held every Thursday at 2 p.m.
  • Late comers will not be admitted
  • RSVP is not required, walk-ins welcome

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. 143 or email kmoon@bwiny.org

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hello

my name is lesly ulloa & im intrested in the free security train ing i have a clean background but i do not have my ged & do not recieve foodstamps i am also 22 years of age i really want this it would help me so much you may contact me by email which is thank you !

Hi Lesly, you should look at

Hi Lesly, you should look at the information on the BWI website http://bwiny.org/index.html and contact them with any questions you have about your eligibility for this program. We are providing information about BWI and other local employment opportunities as a service of Job Search Central.

I MISSED THE SEPT CYCLE. HELP!

when will the earliest available class be and when?

Found a training job

I would like to know more about training job.

I have a felony but its been

I have a felony but its been quite a few years since then can I still be in the program? Also do you know of a program similar to this that services men?

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this applying is sexiest. it shouldn't be just for women. it should be equal.

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