NEW prepares women for nontraditional careers in the construction, utilities, and transportation industries.
Two different programs include:
Blue Collar Prep which is a seven-week full-time program helping women to learn the building trades, providing hands on experience with tools and materials and job readiness skills.
NEW at Night takes place three nights a week and one Saturday a week for eight weeks. The class includes hands-on shop work, trades math, an overview of career opportunities in the apprenticeship system and job readiness skills.
- 18+ years old
- High School Diploma or Equivalency
- Are willing to perform 8 hours of physical work