Conestoga College is partnering with Adult Learning Programs of Perth for a program aimed at young adults.

Youth Employment Stratford, or YES, focuses on upgrading employable skills like reading, workplace math and business writing.

Mary Anne Sullivan is with Conestoga College.

She tells us who should look into the program:

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Sullivan says the program is more than just in-class work:

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The six week program runs from February 3rd to March 14th at the Conestoga College Stratford Campus at 130 Youngs Street.

The program is for people between the ages of 19 and 29.  Tuition is free.

If you’re interested in signing up get in touch with Coordinator/Instructors: Mary Anne Sullivan (Conestoga College – Stratford) at 519-271-5700 Ext. 7225 or Carol Sproat/Yvonne Thompson (ALPP) at 519-284-4408.