Earn + Learn

The Earn and Learn program opens job opportunities to young minority males between the ages of 18 and 24 as well as formerly incarcerated and chronically unemployed adults. It is designed to help individuals obtain work skills, set and achieve education goals, and gain work experience. In partnership with Southwest Solutions, Earn and Learn targets residents of Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park.

Students who complete the program can expect to obtain skills and education to prepare them for careers in the following fields: 

  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Transportation/Logistics/Distribution
  • Construction

Program Requirements

Prospective students are not required to have a GED or high school diploma to enroll

Students must be able to pass a drug screen

All males must be registered with the Selective Service

Class Duration

Earn and Learn is a 4 week (20 day) program.  
Classes meet Monday - Friday; 8:30a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
 
Current Registration Deadline: March 13, 2015
Classes Begin: April 6, 2015
 

For more information


Call 313.494.4300 or go to Focus: HOPE’s Machinist Training Institute at 9 a.m. on Mondays for details.

.The Earn and Learn program opens job opportunities to young minority males between the ages of 18 and 24

The Earn and Learn program opens job opportunities to young minority males between the ages of 18 and 24