What is Ready2Work?

The PSEG Ready2Work program helps Bridgeport residents develop basic skills that apply to construction trades looking to hire.  Get on the path to a career in the building trades.  Apply online at https://bridgeportharborstation.com/ready2work-registration/

Train for a high-paying union apprenticeship—at no cost

This apprenticeship readiness training program will consist of five classes over a 14-month period to prepare Bridgeport residents for potential apprenticeships in the various building trades.

The PSEG Ready2Work program will get you ready to apply for union apprenticeships in a just few short weeks. Program benefits include:

  • Get the skills for entry-level employment in the construction industry.
  • Earn multiple certifications, including OSHA 10, CPR, Green Awareness in Construction and more. All books, tools and supplies provided free of charge.
  • Equal opportunity: women, minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply to the Trade union-based program
  • Nationally recognized, comprehensive curriculum
  • Exposure to a wide range of construction trades
The PSEG Ready2Work Program

Class size is kept small to provide individualized attention and help you succeed. The 120 hour Multi-Craft Core Curriculum online curriculum is utilized along with 280 classroom instruction hours and hands-on training experiences. The curriculum is divided into nine sections:

  • Construction industry orientation
  • Tools and materials
  • Construction health and safety (including OSHA 10 and CPR)
  • How to read blueprints
  • Basic math for construction
  • Heritage of the American worker
  • Diversity in the construction industry
  • Green construction
  • Financial literacy
Who is eligible?

You are — if you meet the following union requirements:

  • Bridgeport resident
  • At least 18 years of age at the time of graduation
  • Have a high school diploma (or GED)
  • Physically capable
  • Proficient in English
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Drug-free
  • Licensed driver at time of program graduation

How to apply, click here

Classes start in January 2018! Submit your application today!