CITI 2020 Youth in Service Program for young South Africans


Application Due Date: December 20 th2019
Sign up with the 2020 Youth in Service Program to enhance your company!
Targeted at business-savvy youth within Khayelitsha, Mitchells Plain, Mfuleni and surrounding locations, this brand-new program intends to produce anenabling environment for the youths to get a thorough, hands-onlearning experience of the tech tools readily available to help in the development anddevelopment of their company.
This program will gear up these youths with the skillsnecessary to enhance and grow their services to end up being economicallysustainable.
Training will be hosted at the Bandwidth Barn Khayelitsha (LookoutHill), and the Youth in Service program will include thefollowing:.

10 weekly sessions– 1 x 2– 3 hours session a week at the BandwidthBarn Khayelitsha. As part of the program, the youth are presented toan comprehensive, customized variety of effective online and digital programmesand platforms to support their company activities. The locations coveredinclude admin, financing & accounting & tax, e-commerce plugins, graphic style, file management, digital marketing & socialmedia, HR & character profiling, job management & projectcommunication, legal recommendations, payments & banking apps.
An online program that will run for 10 months to assist you enhance your entrepreneurial abilities and construct your company.
Networking chances with other services, market specialists and coaches to help you in growing your company.
Invites to environment occasions and networking chances.

As from January 2020, we prepare to train 3 accomplices of youth-owned services, with each associate hosting 35 individuals.
Advantages of the program.
The majority of the modules are performed by experienced facilitators whohave years of experience and have actually carried out these tools in theirbusinesses developing an area where interactions are both useful andeducational.
As an outcome, these young business owners will take advantage of a network ofhighly knowledgeable facilitators and coaches with genuine experience. Theprogramme enables them to end up being effective business owners by providingthem with a platform to execute effective systems and processesthrough the efficient use of tech product or services that enablegrowth, sustainability and the space to scale. Development in their businessesholds the possibility of not just helping in their income generationcapacity however likewise allowing in the production of task chances forothers in their neighborhoods.
Each individual will likewise take advantage of CiTi’s environment occasions andwill have connection and access to a co-working area along with thelab at Khayelitsha Bandwidth Barn.
The program is totally moneyed by the Department of Economic Advancement and Tourist and there is no charge to get involved.
Choice requirements.

To get approved for the Youth in Service program, candidates need to fulfill the following requirements:.

Business owners need to be aged in between 18 and35
Service needs to be 100% Black youth-owned.
Service needs to be functional (not in ideation stage).
Business owners need to live in the following places: Khayelitsha, Mitchells Plain, Mfuleni, Philippi and Langa, Delft, Eeste river, Macasssar and surrounding locations.
Need to have a desire to find out and present innovation into their company.
Need to dedicate to the complete YIB Program (2-hour weekly training over 10 weeks, followed by 10- month online course).

How to use.
Young business owners who want to participate in the Youth in Service program need to send their applications on the Cape Development & Innovation Effort’s site or like and follow the Khayelitsha Bandwidth Barn Facebook page for news and updates. After your application is gotten, you will be welcomed to a telephonic or/and an in-person interview, which will identify if you are picked to participate in the program.
For more details:.
Go To the Authorities Web Page of the CITI 2020 Youth in Service Program.