Work Based Learning

Work-Based Learning at Queens Technical HS

WBL Coordinator

Ms. Zagada


Voice: (718) 937-3010 ext. 4011 

Location: Rm. 401

WBL Appointment

Book a Virtual Appointment with Ms. Zagada

*No in-person appointments at this time

Send WBL questions + concerns to: 

Resume Help + Working Paper Application & Assistance + Applying for school-year/summer internships + Job-Shadowing activities + Career Workshops + Mentorships 

Apply for Working Papers

Alternative Process for Issuing Working Papers (WP) During COVID-19

1. Parents/guardians and minors complete the AT-17 Application for Employment Certificate (attached below). ONLY Part 1 is to be completed, signed by the student's parent/guardian and check one (1) box: Nonfactory Employment Certificate (14 or 15 years of age) OR Student General Employment Certificate (16 or 17 years of age). 

 Working Paper Application: AT17-0320Fillable.pdf 

2. Doctor's Note/Physical Exam: Letter from doctor's office stating you are "fit to work" or your physical exam that has not been more than one (1) year old.
This can also be used:

3. Please upload identification, AT-17 application, and Physical exam certificate (doctor’s note) here to get your WP:

If all documents are submitted correctly, you will be contacted via email to setup a virtual meeting with Ms. Zagada for the final step to receive your BLUE or GREEN working paper. The working paper will be mailed to you.

- You will need to complete the AT-17 application again if you need an updated working paper to reflect your age
- If you completed a physical exam within the year (i.e. sports, annual check-up), it can be used to apply for your working paper
- If your physical exam is past one year, you need to complete a physical exam again

  *Updated 04/20/2021

WBL Opportunities

 2020-2021 Work-Based Learning Opportunities  

Access all WBL internships, career readiness workshops, and after-school activities that can count towards your Work-Based Learning CTE hours by viewing it in the Work-Based Learning Google Classroom 

(i.e. WBL Class of 2021, WBL Class of 2022, WBL Class of 2023)

Email Ms. Zagada if you need an invite to the WBL Google Classroom at 






Join Remind

Join Remind for Work-Based Learning Announcements 

Join the Remind app for instant notifications and announcements for upcoming events and opportunities.  The code to join is based on the year you will be graduating.  There are 2 ways to join: 

1. On the Remind app: Add the specific code 


2. Add via Text Message: Text specific code to 81010

>  Seniors - Class of 2021 WBL Code: @QTWBL2021

>  Juniors - Class of 2022 WBL Code: @QTWBL2022

>  Sophomores - Class of 2023 WBL Code: @QTWBL2023

> Freshmen - Class of 2024 WBL Code: @QTWBL2024


*Updated: 9/4/2020




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  • New WBL Opportunities for Spring 2021

    New WBL opportunities for Spring 2021 are posted! Check it out on the WBL page of the QT website:

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