About Get Ready!


Get Ready! is a pre-employment training designed to prepare young people with the essential job skills needed to successfully land a job and to navigate the work environment. Get Ready! delivers a curriculum with a youth focus that creates a fun and engaging environment.

Get Ready! training's are co-facilitated and led by local professionals with a passion for young people and a wide variety of experiences in the professional world. BrookLynk alumni also co-facilitate training, bringing unique perspectives to the world of work as a young person.

First time job-seeker or a young professional with experience? Either way, Get Ready! is fit to help young people either start or continue their professional development by providing three different training tracks. Learn more about those training tracks below.

Get Ready! training dates

Get Ready! Training Dates:

Get Ready! is offered on two different dates, and participants are only required to attend one of the dates below:

  • Saturday, March 9th, 2019 from 8:45 am to 2:30 pm

  • Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 from 8:45 am to 2:30 pm

Get Ready! Training Location:

Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park Campus

9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN, 55445

Get Ready! Eligibility

Get Ready! training through BrookLynk is open to young people between the ages of 14-21 (by June 1, 2019) who live in Suburban North Hennepin and face a barrier to employment. Also, to be eligible for Get Ready!, young people can not have been previously or currently enrolled in college (PSEO or concurrent enrollment is okay).

Not sure if you're eligible for Get Ready!? Click here to learn more about the eligibility requirements and to see if you qualify.

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