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  • Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

    Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

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    About Us

    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.

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    Become a certified welder in only 10 months with Welding@SVHEC
    Become a certified IT Technician in only 4 months with the SVHEC's IT Academy
    Our friendly and professional staff is ready to assist you with your customized training needs.

    Jobs

    Area Health Education Center Director
    Category: Education
    Job 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 more
    Contact:
    Phone:(434) 572-5446
    Fax:(434) 572-5462
    Center of Nursing Excellence Manager
    Category: Healthcare
    Job 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 more
    Contact:
    Phone:(434) 572-5446
    Fax:(434) 572-5462