Program Details

Basic Employability Skills Training (BEST) - YDI

Program ID 388
Program Name Basic Employability Skills Training (BEST) - YDI
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Street Address 6306 Central Ave. SW
New Mexico 87105
Mailing Address  
Phone Numbers (505) 831-6038, (505) 352-3450
Fax (505) 352-3486
Web Site
Eligibility Income based-HUD Guidelines
Gender Served  
Ages Served 12-14,15-17,18-21
Capacity 70
Funding Sources City of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County
Non-profit Yes
Description BEST is a ten (10) hour pre-employment skills training designed to help participants acquire the skills necessary to seek and maintain employment. The training covers communication skills, anger management, child labor laws, safety in the workplace, substance abuse education, mental health education, sexual harassment in the workplace, money management, application practice, resume development, introduction into computers, career lifestyle assessment, job search, and mock interviews. The training is held weekly from 3-5 pm. Upon completion of the training, participants receive a certificate endorsed by the Career Education Services Center.
Contract Division  
Client Populations Adjudicated Youth on Probation or Parole
General Juvenile Focus
Services Offered Education
Counties Served Bernalillo
State-wide No
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