Youth unemployment: Training centre 'builds skills'
8 August 2013 Last updated at 08:09 BST
Bank of England governor Mark Carney has said the Bank will not consider raising interest rates until the jobless rate has fallen to 7% or below.
This would require the creation of about 750,000 jobs and could take three years.
BBC Breakfast's Tim Muffett made a visit to Bradford to see what is available to unemployed young people.