Build your future with YouthBuild!

January 5th, 2021

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.

YouthBuild is a partnership of YouthBuild, SEMCA, Michigan Works!, Detroit at Work, Michigan HRDi, and Southwest Solutions.

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