Catholic Charities offers hands-on and classroom-based vocational training and workforce development through our East Delavan Academy, housed at 1001 E. Delavan Ave., Buffalo.


The schedule of East Delavan Academy’s early 2022 programs include:

  • Construction training beginning Jan. 24. This 12-week work readiness program provides soft-skills training, National Center for Construction Education & Research-certified construction core curriculum, and hands-on construction training.
  • IT Career Jump Start program beginning March 7. This 12-week hands-on, instructor-led program taught by Trocaire College faculty is designed to prepare participants for new career opportunities in Information Technology services. The program covers three areas: basic internet security, foundational IT concepts and terminology, and in-depth training in the skills necessary for a help desk or tech support position. Each of the three areas lead to internationally recognized IT certifications.
  • The C-Tech program beginning Spring 2022. This program offers hands-on technology training and nationally recognized certifications in telecommunications, network cabling for copper and fiber optics, wireless and 5G systems, along with grounding and bonding.

Apply now by filling out the form below by Jan. 7, 2022!

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