Phone (540) 245-5002
Fax  (540) 885-0407
Scott Gochenour, Director of Adult Ed./Apprenticeship

Laura Tait, Adult Education Administrative Assistant

Adult education at  Valley Career & Technical Center has a long and rich history.  The first enrollees of the forerunner of VCTC were post-high school students.  That rich history continues today with a modern, market-sensitive adult training program. 

Adult education at VCTC encourages numerous kinds of training.  Included under the adult training umbrella are; day and evening training in agriculture, business, health occupations and trade and industrial areas.  The Center is the regional related instruction center for the Virginia Apprenticeship Training program. 

The Center has numerous training relationships with area businesses and industries.  In keeping with the overall mission of Valley Career & Technical Center, the adult program strives to offer up-to-date training in keeping with community demands.  The success of the program is evident by the average annual adult enrollment the center experiences. 

Many employees in local businesses, industries, and agencies received their job training at Valley Career & Technical Center.  Local businesses and industries continue to be highly involved in the on-going development of the adult program. 

The ever-increasing level of technology demanded by today's work-place spells a bright future for adult training at VCTC. In addition, any business interested in customized training or to be placed on VCTC's mailing list, call the
numbers provided above.