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Opportunity Academy

Opportunity Academy is for anyone looking to launch a career in Construction Office Administration.

This specialized program provides students with free training and paid internships that can lead to employment. Participants earn while they learn—students start off making $10/hr on the first day of class. Our courses are developed and delivered by industry experts who bring their real world experience into the classroom. We’ll provide career guidance and support to help participants succeed in their next job interview. This is a great opportunity for an attentive, self-driven individual seeking employment in the construction industry.   


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Proficiency in English and strong communication skills
  • One (1) year minimum of work experience (preferably in office or customer service setting)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

For more information, download our flyer.

To find out about upcoming info sessions, call (718) 482 - 5449.

The Opportunity Academy Program is a partnership of the NYC School Construction Authority, NYC Department of Design and Construction, and LaGuardia Community College