Workforce Development Programs

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Upcoming Workforce Development Programs

Logistics TLD Essentials Training Program runs February 4 through March 1. TLD Essentials Program is a free four-week training program in warehouse operations for men and women. Funded in part by JP Morgan & Chase, the program provides training in the TLD (Transportation, Logistics and Distribution) industry, one of New Jersey’s largest sectors of growth and employment. Graduates of the program receive certifications in Forklift Operation, Fundamentals of Logistics/Warehousing and Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA). Join us for open house on Wednesday, January 23 at 11am in the Logistics Center located at 285 West Side Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07305. Please rsvp by email or by phone: 201-200-2462.

The Merchant Mariner Program begins on January 7, 2019 and meet from 10am to 2pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Successful completers will receive job placement assistance and up to 5 industry valued credentials. Come to our open house on December 5th at 10am in the Logistics Center located at 285 West Side Ave., Jersey City, 07305. Please rsvp by email: or by phone: 201-200-2462.

Tech Fundamentals (January 22-June 28) includes 16-weeks of classroom learning, opportunity to obtain industry renowned IT certifications, a 7- week paid internship, and job placement assistance. The next class will meet Monday-Friday from January 22nd-June 28th at NJCU in Jersey City. Students can choose to attend 9am-1pm or 2-6pm. Apply todayor contact Anna Perrotti 201-433-1607 for more information.

Anchored by our Logistics Center that trains over 165 individuals with a successful employment placement rate of 70% each year, our trainees must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, and preferably have a valid driver’s license. NJCU offers a variety of workforce development programs in Allied Healthcare, Business, Hospitality, Information Technology Logistics, Maritime, and Media aimed at helping residents from Jersey City and surrounding areas develop the middle skills required to succeed in today's ever changing economy. REQUEST FOR MORE INFORMATION

For more information about any of the NJCU workforce development programs please email or call: 201-200-2462.