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• This program was created for youth/young adults ages 17-19, that are in grades 11 & 12; that have low GPA’s, low to no credits, or that has disconnected mentally from the K-12 school system.

• The program was designed to re-engage students to not only receive their High School diploma through Adult & Community Education; but also achieve a multi pre-apprenticeship certification in the areas of HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry, and Welding. In addition to the multi-apprenticeship certification youth/young adults will earn additional certifications; OSHA, First Aid, Aerial Lift, and Forklift.

• The trades are in structured by Florida Training Services, Inc., which is a registered trade apprenticeship program approved by the State of Florida and the Department of Labor.



Valerie Grimsley


Office: (561) 904-6120




Office Location:

Emerging Community Center/Youth Empowerment Programs
City of Riviera Beach
2129 N Congress Avenue
Riviera Beach, Florida 33404