Young Adult & Employment Opportunity Program


Free Placement Screenings for 
Young Adult Education & Employment Opportunity Program

As part of its Future Leaders of Business-Out of School Youth program, the Delaware Tech Terry Campus is offering free GED® placement screenings for individuals 16-24 years old who have officially withdrawn from high school and are either underemployed or unemployed.

Future Leaders of Business-Out of School Youth is offered at no cost through a partnership with the state’s Department of Labor Workforce Development Board, and participating students will have the opportunity to develop personal and professional skills and enhance marketability and competitiveness in the workplace through job skills training.

The assessment screenings, which do not require pre-registration, will be offered on campus in Building 200. Screenings will take place at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on August 23 and August 24, 2017. The assessment will last approximately 3.5 hours. If you are an adult learner over the age of 24, GED® instructors will be on hand to provide you with Adult Basic Education options.

Future Leaders of Business participants will obtain a GED® and earn industry-recognized certificates, participate in employability life skills training and leadership development opportunities, take financial literacy workshops and complete up to 262 hours of on-the-job training through paid work experience and internships. Upon completion of the program, individuals will be workforce ready and prepared to continue their post-secondary education.

The Out of School Youth program is partially funded by the Delaware Workforce Development Board and Department of Labor, Equal Opportunity Program. For additional information on the program or placement screening assessments, please contact Out of School Youth staff at (302) 857-1500.

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