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The THA YouthBuild Program is an initiative with the primary purpose of establishing employable job skills for at-risk and high school dropouts, ages 16-24. The Tampa Housing Authority is partnering with YouthBuild USA, which will assist in the administration of the Construction training of THA participants. The YouthBuild USA program is comprised of five (5) components: Leadership, Education, Case Management, Construction Training, and Career Development.


Click Here to fill out an application through our online portal


How to Qualify
  • Be between Ages 16-24
  • Strong desire to further Career and/or Education
  • Committed to working hard
  • Desire for your GED/H.S Diploma
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A teen holds a shovel and is captured doing work.



Steps To A Better Future

  • Career Earning Potential
  • Earn your GED/H.S Diploma
  • Obtain a nationally recognized construction certification leading to employment opportunities.
  • Receive Hands-On work experience
  • Gain Leadership & Life Skills

John Arroyo
813.341.9101 ext. 2808
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Marc Diaz
(813) 341-9101 x2809
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Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM