St. Nicks Alliance is a nonprofit, non-sectarian community development corporation. Their mission is to serve as a catalyst to improve the quality of life for Williamsburg-Greenpoint residents by addressing economic, educational, health, housing, and social needs while preserving the vibrant and diverse character of the entire community, particularly for low-and moderate-income residents.
Their Workforce Development division, launched in 1986, provides comprehensive job training and other employment support services for nearly 3,000 job seekers and employers annually.
They aim to provide a career ladder: Workers with limited to no work experience will obtain high-demand skills and be put on a path to long-term financial success.
St. Nicks Alliance's Skills Training can help you obtain the skills you need to land jobs in growing areas of the economy where there are good starting wages and opportunities for increasing your income.
• Environmental Remediation Technician Training
Learn from the best in this 8-week daytime program. Environmental Remediation is one of America's fastest growing fields. We prepare graduates to secure up to 6 industry-recognized certificates that translate into high salaries, including OSHA, Hazwoper, and Asbestos training. Our graduates earn between $12 and $25 per hour, and work closely with career counselors to discover how to earn more.
• Commercial Drivers License Training (CDL) with Hazmat Certification
This 12-week daytime training prepares graduates to pass the Class B commercial driving test with the Hazmat endorsement. After passing, you'll work with a career advantage developer to gain knowledge about how to increase your earnings and move up in your career ladder.
• Pest Control Training
The Pest Control program is designed to prepare you for one of NYC's hottest employment opportunities. The 8-week training covers all sections tested on the Pest Control Certification Exam, and includes individualized services about how to move up in the industry.
Application Process and Location
Step 1: Call 718.302.2057 to register for an orientation session.
Step 2: Attend an orientation for your training of choice.
Step 3: Return for an interview.
Seating for these classes is limited. Orientation sessions are offered weekly.
St. Nicks Alliance Workforce
718 302 2057
790 Broadway, 2nd Floor
(Between Sumner Place and Fayette Street)
J & M trains to Flushing Avenue
B47 & B46 buses