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Free Job Training in Security and Driving for Women


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

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,


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Requirement to possess high school or GED diploma

Will I be denied if I lack??

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I'm currently employed at Parks on seasonal basis and am only available one of two days, Friday or Saturday. Is that basis for denial of service???

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Im interested in both security n drivers lessons

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.

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Please visit Brooklyn Workforce Innovations for more details.

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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.

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

i agree

i agree

When will there be another

When will there be another training class

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I am interested in the Security & Driving training classes. When will the next round of classes begin?

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I am interested in the security and Driving Training. I just received my GED and I do not receive Food stamps. I rely on my elderly Mom and have no other means of income. Please help!


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Hello good evening I'm very very interested in your security class as well as learning to drive and getting my license please let me know when is the next session so I can make time to come and capitalize on this life changing opportunity!

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I meet all the requirements but one which is about the food stamps . You can contact me by email so we can discuss. Thank you


I am a woman, i already have security license. Can i still recieve Driving Lessons, classes, road test, etc. ?

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