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SVHEC's Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Link to Resources
COVID-19 Closing: SVHEC is closed and staff is teleworking. Email info@svhec.org or TEXT 434-272-8742 for assistance. 
Community College Students: Please click here for an important notice.

 Photo (l-r): Dr. Nettie Simon Owens (SVHEC Chief Workforce Development Officer); Anthony Putorek (Senior Lead Workforce Development Program Manager with Microsoft's Global Workforce Development team); Dr. Betty H. Adams (SVHEC Executive Director); Kelly Shotwell (SVHEC IT Academy Program Coordinator/Trainer)

Microsoft Corporation continued its investment in the SVHEC with a $200,000 donation to support an expansion of the SVHEC’s IT Academy.

There’s still time to enroll in the Mechatronics Siemens Level 1, Mechatronics Siemens Level 2, or Welding training programs at the SVHEC. Classes begin August 2019; financial assistance is available.

On May 15th, the SVHEC celebrated its largest group of workforce training completers at a ceremony with more than 230 people in attendance.

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The SVHEC will host the Governor's Chief Workforce Development Advisor, Megan Healy, for a discussion on the development of the skilled trades workforce in Southern Virginia.