YouthBuild Honolulu Components
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YouthBuild Honolulu Components

The YouthBuild Program utilizes several different methods to equip its participants with the tools they need take charge of their learning and to become self-sufficient productive members of the community:

CONSTRUCTION

Supervised training
Pre apprenticeship
Basic Principles for Construction
Fundamentals of Green Building
Introduction to Construction skills
Certification in First aid & adult CPR with AED
Certification in OSHA 10 Hour Safety & Health
Certificate of Completion from Home Builders Institute

EDUCATION

Academic skills
Plato Tutoring
CBASE or GED High School diploma
Vocational skills
Job/college readiness
Employer expectations
Job readiness workshops
Vocational education

LEADERSHIP

Decision making
Group facilitation
Program leadership roles with Youth Council
Public speaking
Negotiating
Community service with Self Help, HPHA and other
non-profits
Leadership Development
Cultural events

COUNSELING/CASE MANAGEMENT

Peer counseling
Individual counseling
Group counseling
Case management
Referrals outside
Life skills goals
Anger Management

POST PROGRAM PLACEMENT

College counseling
Pre-employment training
Pre-apprenticeship training
Career counseling
Job development
Job Corps Referral
Job placement and retention
1 year follow-up