What is Bridge for Digital Youth?
Bridge for Digital Youth (BDY) is an online, 13-week employment training program for youth aged 18 to 30 who are interested in building careers in digital marketing and online business. Digital marketing is a growing field, and this program will prepare you with the skills to find work in marketing, mobile technology, design, and online business. The best part is, you don’t need a computer to join! This class will be hosted entirely on your smartphone.
BDY is offered in two parts:
- 9 weeks of online classes offered every Tuesday (3 hours) and Thursday (3 hours) evening, + 2 weeks to complete a final project;
- An 35-40-hour real-world practicum (unpaid), which provides work experience for your resume. You have 4 weeks to complete your practicum.
Permanent Residents, Refugees, and Naturalized Canadian Citizens
18-30 years of age
Must own a smartphone and know how to navigate online
Reliable access to wifi or secure internet access
November 22, 2022 – February 16, 2023
April 11, 2023 – June 22, 2023
August 15, 2023 – October 26, 2023
No Registration Cost
Students must complete an additional 2-3 hours of homework online, at home, each week.