Young people between the ages of 15 and 19 years old across the County will have an opportunity to participate in career development, life-skills training and job training sponsored by Prince George's Community College. Youth are eligible to participate in SYEP twice, or up to the age of 19. Second year students will have the opportunity to gain competencies through the newly implemented career pathways program. Registration for the 2018 program opens on December 1, 2017. See below for the dates and times for the Q&A Sessions beginning in October 21, 2017. Most courses begin in January 2018.
AS A RESULT OF PARTICIPATING IN YOUTH@WORK/SYEP STUDENTS WILL:
Demonstrate the ability to behave ethically in the
Demonstrate appropriate customer service skills in a business
Discuss their skills and abilities with clarity and
Demonstrate a willingness to resolve conflict in a professional
Function as a productive member of a workplace team.
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Q&A SESSIONS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED
All sessions begin promptly at 10 a.m. on the Largo Campus of Prince George's Community College
October 21, 2017 Center
for Health Studies, Room 1418
November 18, 2017 Center for Health Studies, Room 1418
December 16, 2017 Largo Student Center, Rennie Forum
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Students are expected to participate
in all aspects of the Youth@Work Program. Students who require
academic accommodations must contact us immediately at
301-546-9063. Reasonable accommodations must be requested 30 days
prior to the first day of class. For detailed information on the college policy for student accommodations visit the Office of Disability Support Services.
The 2018 Application for Summer Youth Employment Opens February 1 and closes February 28, 2018. The application is open to the public.
Students completing Job Readiness Training, Career Pathways, or fulfilling the requirements for the Alternative Attendence Option will receive preference, IF they apply for employment.