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.
Our next cohort will start February 1 and will be a mixture of virtual and in-person training. Each student will be provided a loaner laptop for the program.
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 24-week program. 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 participate in Orientation and Testing for the program. To do so, call 313.733.1173 or email us.