Southern Virginia Higher Education Center
The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) provides access to college degrees and job training for in-demand careers in the heart of downtown South Boston, VA. SVHEC’s partnerships with Danville Community College, Southside VA Community College and Old Dominion University, put a range of diploma, certificate, and two and four year degree programs at your fingertips. High demand programs include nursing, education, and human services.
SVHEC also provides job training, in Information Technology, Welding, Mechatronics, and HVAC. SVHEC staff works closely with business and industry to align programming to industry standards, and all training is customizable to fit the specific needs of area employers.
Specific job training is available to high school students from Halifax, Mecklenburg, and Charlotte Counties through the SVHEC’s Career Tech Academy. Eleventh and twelfth grade students pursue hands-on training in Information Technology or Mechatronics, and may receive community college credit and earn industry credentials. For students who enroll in the Career Tech Academy’s Year 2 program, paid work-based learning and apprenticeship options are available.
Career Tech Academy DirectorCategory: EducationJob Duties The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Career Tech Academy Director. The Career Tech Academy (CTA) is a hands-on regional technical training center located at the SVHEC available to high school students from Charlotte, Halifax, and Mecklenburg Counties. The Director of the Career Tech Academy ensures the ...read moreContact:Phone:(434) 572-5446Fax:(434) 572-5462
Application and Data Support SpecialistCategory: Information TechnologyJob Duties The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Application and Data Support Specialist. The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center provides access to higher education, workforce training and programming, innovative industry services, and technologically advanced state-of-the-art facilities and learning labs that ...read moreContact:Phone:(434) 572-5446Fax:(434) 572-5462