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Project WOW – Building Trades

This Project WOW Building Trades course provides training in Basic Property Maintenance & Repair:

  • Building Weatherization: weatherstripping windows and doors
  • Carpentry: Framing, drywall, painting, door and window installation, tiling, weatherization
  • Plumbing: Installing a toilet, bathtub and sink, welding PVC, sweating copper pipe, installing a garbage disposal
  • Electrical: Wiring of receptacles and switches, light fixtures, including ceiling fan and doorbell
  • OSHA 10 Certification Available

Work with our Job Coach to begin entry-levels jobs as:

  • Carpentry, Electrician or Plumbing Assistants
  • Property Maintenance Technicians
  • General Contractors
  • Painting or Flooring Helpers/Laborers



JEVS Project WOW (World of Work) offers free skills training, job placement assistance, and GED® /high school equivalency test preparation for Philadelphia youth ages 18–24 who did not complete high school. We’re here to help you take the next step toward a promising future!

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