Earn while you Learn!
If you’re 18-24, a resident of Detroit, Highland Park or Hamtramck, and have an interest in the building trades, then you need YouthBuild! The program is free.
With YouthBuild, you’ll:
- Receive GED Prep training
- Receive certifications in MIOSHA, First AID, MC3, and Work Keys to prepare you for a career skilled trades
- Rehab a home!!!
- Receive a stipend while you train
- Be a part of a student government and undergo leadership training
- Receive job internships and placement opportunities
YouthBuild is a 26-28 week program that meets Monday to Friday from 8:30AM – 3:30PM at a location on the east side. No High School Diploma or GED is required to enroll. All you need is a strong work ethic and an interest in learning skills that can build into a well-paying career.
If this sounds like you, then you should attend an Orientation and Testing event on a Tuesday or Thursday, 10AM–1PM. To reserve your spot, call 313.733.1173 or email us. Remember to bring your ID and SS card to the Orientation.