Opportunities For a Better Tomorrow

Young Adult Education & Job Training

TASC classes (formerly GED) are taught on-site by teachers from the NYC Department of Education (District 79).   Also can participate in Financial Literacy, Computer Training, Public Speaking & Communication, and Work Readiness classes.

Bushwick Address: 25 Thorton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206

Sunset Park Address: 783 4th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11232

Jamaica Address: 168-25 Jamaica Avenue, Queens, NY 11432

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

Phone: (917) 342-5279

Email: outreach@obtjobs.org

Tech Start Program

The TechSTART program will immerse participants into the world of modern digital technology by providing the opportunity to develop in-demand computer programming and coding skills. By participating in the program, participants will: cultivate critical thinking skills, learn to design websites, and achieve technological literacy.

Innovation Hall, 87 35th St, Brooklyn, NY 11232

Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm

Contact Name: R. Forrester

Phone: (718) 801-8170

Contact Email: rforrester@obtjobs.org

Leading to Success Program

Earn over $700 in five weeks while taking financial literacy and business classes. In addition, participants will and learn resume and interview techniques, receive job placement assistance, college access and obtain their National Retail Federation Customer Service Certification.

Flatbush YMCA, 1401 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11210

Monday-Thursday, 11am-4pm

Contact Name: F. Mitchell

Phone: (347) 520-1594

Contact Email: fmitchell@obtjibs.org