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Bridge To Crafts Careers Preservation Training Program

Calling all Young People ages 18-24!

Looking for a meaningful career?

Love to work with your hands?

Each spring, The Woodlawn Preservation Training Program (PTP) selects 20 Interns to receive specialized hands-on training in masonry and restoration under the guidance of a Resident Craftsman. The PTP is a paid nine-week career training and job placement program which focuses exclusively on the restoration and preservation of stone typically found in historic cemeteries.   Graduates of the PTP will earn an OSHA-10 Safety certification, Suspended and Support Scaffolding certifications, Jahn Mortar certification, and support applying to entry-level positions in the industry. 

Are You Eligible?

  • Age 18-24 in March of 2020
  • A resident of the 5 Boroughs of New York City
  • Have a High School Diploma or GED/Equivalency Diploma
  • Authorized to Work in the United States

Program Runs:  March 16, 2020 to May 22, 2020
Application Deadline:  Friday, January 31, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Open House Dates and Times:

 The Door – Bronx Youth Center:

Every Tuesday, 5:00 PM
424 E 147th Street, 4th  Floor
Bronx, NY 10455

Learn more about the program by completing the form below.

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We encourage you to review the program application form. Click here to view or download

For more information or to receive a print application: Contact Talia Barzel, PTP Training Coordinator, at tbarzel@door.org or 929-285-3174

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