JVS ApartmentWorks

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All JVSWorks orientations and career training programs have resumed operation utilizing online learning and limited in-person classes with strict observance of mask wearing, physical distancing and sanitization.

JVS ApartmentWorks®

Are you good with your hands? Like fixing things? Have customer service skills?

Enter The Growing Apartment Maintenance Industry

In partnership with the National Apartment Association and Southern California’s leading real estate development and property management firms, ApartmentWorks prepares job seekers for positions as Certified Apartment Maintenance Technicians (CAMT). This intensive 8-week career training program offers job training, job placement assistance, and ongoing career coaching. Apartment Maintenance Technicians earn an excellent starting salary as well as benefits and have opportunities for advancement.

ApartmentWorks is a nationally recognized job training program offered at no cost to eligible applicants. Class sizes are limited. Apply now ! If you qualify, we guarantee you will interview with employers upon successful completion of the program.


ApartmentWorks instructors will teach you technical skills such as:

  • Drywall repair
  • Plumbing
  • Appliance repair
  • Electrical maintenance
  • Introduction to heating and cooling systems
  • Solutions to typical concerns facing an Apartment Maintenance Technician
  • Entry level positions include Porter and CAMT (level one)

You will also learn interview skills, enhanced customer service skills, and proper documentation and communication skills. Upon completion and successfully passing the exam, you will earn your provisional certificate as an Apartment Maintenance Technician.


ApartmentWorks enjoys the partnership and support of major real estate development and property management companies looking for qualified, motivated candidates. We are approved by the National Apartment Association.

Why settle for a job when JVS SoCal can help you start a career?

JVS SoCal’s ApartmentWorks empowers you to take control of your future by helping you unlock the skills and confidence you need for a rewarding career in Property Maintenance.

Schedule and Requirements

Next Training Session

Los Angeles
Next Class: October 10, 2023

Location: This is a blended learning class. Classes will be held both online and in-person near Downtown Los Angeles. 

Class meets Monday through Friday, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, for eight (8) weeks

Frequently Asked Questions


  • Must be 18 or older
  • Minimum High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Basic computer skills
  • Valid California driver’s license or state ID
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • Must have six months work experience
  • Prior experience cleaning, maintaining, or servicing homes/businesses is a plus
  • Must be punctual with no work conflicts
  • Must commit to perfect attendance for the duration of the training program
  • Must commit to a career in maintenance for a minimum of 1-year
  • Acceptance conditioned upon passing a criminal background check

*Additional eligibility requirements will apply

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