2023 SEMCA Michigan Works! Young Professionals Program*

The SEMCA Young Professionals Program (SYPP) prepares Youth (14-24 years old), and Adult and Dislocated Workers (18 and over) for the world of work. Increase your employability and technical skills in the high demand, high wage, high growth industries of Healthcare, Information Technology (IT), Manufacturing and Transportation.

Limited Spaces Available.

Detroit residents please visit Grow Detroit’s Young Talent and Detroit at Work to learn about available youth services and adult training in your area.

The Young Professionals Program includes:

  • Tuition-free** certificate training
  • Work-readiness workshops, free supportive services, and career development
  • Earn while you learn
  • Referral for a paid work experience after successfully completing the training

Choose from courses in electronic health records, cybersecurity, the fundamentals of manufacturing, and more. Work-readiness workshops in, career planning, interviewing and resume writing, financial literacy, etc., will help you sharpen your skills. Take advantage of career placement services once you’ve completed your training course.

Start a Training Program

SEMCA Michigan Works! Young Professionals Program provides the opportunity of a better future with personalized, short-term online skills training in Healthcare, IT, Manufacturing or Transportation.

See a complete list of available online courses.

*Applicants must be eligible for WIOA Youth or WIOA Adult and Dislocated Workers and reside in Monroe and Wayne Counties. This excludes Detroit residents.
The City of Detroit residents should visit Grow Detroit’s Young Talent and Detroit at Work for youth and adult training opportunities.

**Subsidized by a grant provided by the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, valued at $3,000.