Applicants Ages 18 to 22

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ProgramDescriptionDurationCompensationPositions
Career Edge Job Preparation Training
(Virtual program)
Through a partnership with Career Edge, Employ Prince George's offers virtual workforce development services and career readiness training. Participants attend an Employ Prince George's orientation, meet with a career coach, plan a career pathway, improve their resume, and practice interviewing through the online training portal.6 weeks$300 total250

Automotive Technology – Industry Training
(Virtual program)

Participants are provided the basic knowledge and skills to start a rewarding career as an entry-level service technician in the high-demand automotive service and repair industry. The course focuses on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification content areas for both beginner and advanced students. No pre-assessment required. Textbook required. Participants who successfully complete the course are eligible for the ASE certification exam.

6 weeks$300 total37

Medical Office Assistant – Industry Training
(Virtual program)

Participants learn general administrative tasks including office practices, patient relations, maintaining medical records, and billing. Participants also learn clinical duties such as taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examinations, drawing blood and administering medications as directed by the physician. Prerequisites include a high school diploma, a reading comprehension assessment or prior credits earned. Participants who successfully complete the course will take the National Health Association (NHA) Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CCMA) exam. The exam is held at Prince George’s Community College’s campus in Largo, Maryland.

6 weeks$300 total37

Heating & Air Conditioning Technician (HVAC) – Industry Training 
(Virtual program)

Participants are prepared for entry into and advancement in the growing industry of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC). The course covers Level 1 of the 4-level program. No pre-assessment required. Participants must pass the Core Introductory Craft Skills portion of the course before advancing to the technical training. Textbook required. Participants will earn a Prince George’s Community College certificate after completing the course.

6 weeks$300 total37

Information Technology Help Desk – Industry Training
(Virtual program)

The Help Desk Technology course prepares participants to support a client’s technology concerns. Participants learn the fundamentals of help desk organization, basic help desk assessments and functions, productivity measurements, problem resolution, software technologies to track and monitor the help desk infrastructure, and more. Students will earn a Prince George’s Community College certificate after completing the course.6 weeks$300 total39
Core Skills Mastery (CSM) Learn – Self-Directed
(Virtual program)
Participants complete self-paced online courses that offer training content and tailored coaching that builds high-performance skills to help participants succeed in school, work, and life.6 weeks$300 total100

International Youth Foundation Cohort – Workplace Readiness Training
(Virtual program)

Participants learn workplace readiness skills through personal development and professional strategies, job interviewing, teambuilding activities, and time management exercises.4 weeks$300 total60

Administrative Support Jumpstart Training
(Virtual program)

Participants complete training based on administrative support component testing (i.e., preparing letters, proofreading, and use of technology) and customer service certification standards and are prepared to secure and retain employment.6 weeks$300 total30

Team Lead Training
(Virtual program)

Participants are trained on various leadership skills and techniques to help them succeed as a leader and direct a team motivated to succeed. Young adults who master these fundamentals of leading a team will be considered to work as a Team Lead for the SYEP.1 week$10040