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“It was a really positive experience for me. I learned a lot and gained a lot of confidence in myself by completing the program.”

-Vitaliy, Brooklyn Networks Graduate

Looking for a career that’s both challenging and rewarding? We can help you connect to your future in low voltage cabling. Our graduates spend most of their day out in the field, sometimes on construction or renovation sites. They stand on ladders, pull cable through walls, and test and troubleshoot connectivity.


We invite you to review our eligibility requirements and learn more about this dynamic field in an information session.


Applying to Brooklyn Networks is a competitive process. These are the key eligibility requirements:

  • New York City resident (6+ months)
  • Legally eligible to work in the U.S
  • 18 years or older
  • Pass a drug test, be physically fit and able to lift 70lbs, and cannot be color-blind
  • Take a reading and math test at the information session, and score at or above the 8th grade level. Learn more about testing here.
  • Able to attend class Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM in Downtown Brooklyn
  • Be unemployed, low-income, or receiving public assistance
  • Comfortable with heights and crawl spaces
How to Apply

Attend one of our information sessions to fill out an application and meet with program staff to learn more about Brooklyn Networks. There’s no need to RSVP.

Brooklyn Networks offers five cycles this year:

2020 Class Calendar*

February 10 – March 27
Spring dates TBD
Summer dates TBD
Autumn dates TBD

*Class dates subject to change, check back regularly

Need to brush up on your English language skills before applying for Brooklyn Networks? Learn how our bridge program can help.