East Delavan Academy Construction & Trades Training

Catholic Charities of Buffalo Workforce & Education Services and 716 Ministries have joined together to offer the East Delavan Academy Construction & Trades Training Program for individuals ages 18 and older. This is a full service program, from training to job placement and retention and so much more, all provided at no cost.

The first session of classes will start Sept. 23, 2019 and finish Dec. 13, 2019.

Classes are held Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

Services include:

  • Hands-on experience
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Employer & Union Training Center Tours   
  • Trades Certifications, such as nationally recognized NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) Certification and OSHA 10 Certification
  • Math & Reading Tutoring Services
  • Case Management and Wraparound Services
  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Retention Services


Entrants must be at least 18 years old and attain a minimum seventh grade level on the TABE for Math and Reading.


East Delavan Academy at
Cathoilic Charities Workforce and Education
1001 East Delavan Ave.
Buffalo, New York 14215

Ready to connect?

To enroll or for more information, contact Amanda Rosario at:
(716) 893-3500 ext. 5105 or

Thanks to these partners for their support:

OSC Manufacturing & Equipment Services, Inc.
John W. Danforth Company
Mader Construction Co., Inc.