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New Life Recovery and Training Center
3501 Edison Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(661) 873-4676

A gang prevention partner in Kern Project 180

Now Enrolling Applicants

If you are considering a career in the building industry, the New Life Construction Training Program can be the right program for you!

  • Earn college credits while learning a skill trade
  • At the end of the course you will receive a Construction Technology Certificate of Achievement and learn how to build and/or rehabilitate residential structures
  • Receive classroom and on-the-job training in residential construction
  • Financial aid is available for qualified applicants
  • Receive job-readiness assistance and job placement opportunities through NLCTP's employment program
  • Help improve your neighborhood and community by participating in community improvement service projects

NLCT is free of charge!

We offer a 16-week classroom and work-experience program. To find out when registration and classes start, please see our calendar.

An additional 90 days of pre-employment and employment placement assistance is available. NLCTP will provide everything you need to enroll and complete the training program and help find employment opportunities.

We need your commitment!

You must agree to:

  • Attend required classes and training activities regularly
  • Be drug and alcohol free — drug testing will be in effect!
  • Be motivated and display eagerness to learn
  • Be able to get along with peers, follow rules, and accept supervision
  • Be physically able to engage in construction activities

Click here to Register Online!