Pre-HSE Young Adult Preparation

Register for Free Classes ESOL Classes

Are you ready for the new high school equivalency(HSE) known as the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) which replaced the GED?

Sign up for Free Pre-HSE classes for Young Adults (17 to 24 years old).

Pre-HSE Classes for Young Adults

Attend a registration event at the New Lots Library (665 New Lots Avenue) on Thursday, August 7th between 10am and 2pm.

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is a full-time literacy and job-readiness program for young adults between the ages of 17 and 24 who are preparing to take the new HSE exam known as the TASC and are seeking work.

The program includes many important resources:

  • Literacy and math skill development
  • Work readiness workshops
  • Internship opportunities
  • Social support services
  • Transportation assistance provided

To get started, attend a Pre-HSE registration session.
Young adults age 17 must present official discharge papers from the Department of Education to register.

In addition, part-time Pre-HSE classes are available for adults (17 and older).

Contact Us

For one-on-one assistance or questions about Adult Basic Education Classes at BPL, call or visit one of our five Adult Literacy Learning Centers.

This project is supported by generous grants New York Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) and New York City Department of Probations.