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, Longwood University 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.
Area Health Education Center DirectorCategory: EducationJob Description The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of SVHEC Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Director. SVHEC AHEC is a federally funded health professions recruitment, training, and retention program that aims to stimulate interest in health careers, with emphasis on medically underserved regions. ...read moreContact:Phone:(434) 572-5446Fax:(434) 572-5462
Center of Nursing Excellence ManagerCategory: HealthcareJob Description The Southern Virginia Higher Education Center is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Manager, Center of Nursing. Must possess the following skills and attributes: proven facilitator, trainer, instructor, or effective teaching experiences involving a combination of applied learning/hands-on experiences aligned with technical and adult-learner concepts ...read moreContact:Phone:(434) 572-5446Fax:(434) 572-5462