The YUTE Programme Management Office contracted five Skills Training institutions to deliver training to 272 young persons between September 2012 and December 2013. All Participants were placed in Community-based Skills Training Institutions certified by the HEART Trust NTA. The YUTE Programme placed the participants at the Caribbean Maritime Institute, Jan’s School of Catering, Bars to Go Training Institute, St. Patrick’s Foundation and The Institute of Workforce Education & Development (IWED). Participants were trained in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, food and beverage preparation, housekeeping, hospitality management and customer care. At the end of the training programme participants received NQVJ Level 2 certification.