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Career and technical training

The Richmond area offers an exciting array of adult and continuing education programs, career development, trade and technical schools, community colleges, services for mature learners, rehabilitative services, and much more!

Adult and Continuing Education ACE
Specialization: Adult Basic Education Classes, GED Preparatory Classes
119 West Leigh Street
Richmond, VA
804 780-8311

Adult Career Development Center
Specialization: Certified Nursing Assistants, Childcare, Culinary Arts
119 West Leigh Street
Richmond, VA
804 780-4388

American Association of Retired Persons
Specialization: Interviewing Techniques, Job Search Training for Persons 55 and Older, Resume Development, Temporary Work Experience
707 East Main Street, Suite 910
Richmond, VA
866 542-8164

Capital Area Agency on Aging
Specialization: Career Counseling, Job Referrals for Individuals 55 years of age and over, Job Search Assistance, Job Seeking Skills Training, Resume Preparation, Work Experience and Training Opportunities
24 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA
804 343-3000

Community College Workforce Alliance CCWA
Specialization: CCWA, the workforce partnership of J. Sargeant Reynolds and John Tyler Community Colleges, serves 12 counties and four cities in the Greater Richmond region and offers customized workforce training and consulting services to organizations and individuals
1807 Huguenot Road, Suite 108
Midlothian , VA
804 523-CCWA

ECPI College of Technology
Specialization: Accounting Administration, Business Administration, Computer Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Network Technology, Criminal Justice , Information Systems, Information Technology/Networking & Security Management, Information Technology Compute
800 Moorefield Park Drive
Richmond, VA
866 499-0338

GIT Services

Goodwill of Central Virginia
Specialization: Computer Edge, Direct Job Placement Services, Extended Employment Services, Horticultural Training, Janitorial Training, Pre-Vocational Services, School-to-Work Transition Program, Situational Assessment, Transition to Independence and Employment TIE Program.
6301 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA
804 745-6300

Hanover Center for Trades and Technology
Specialization: Automotive Technology, Building Trades, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Industrial Tecyhnology, Nail Technician, Small Engine Repair
10002 Learning Lane
Mechanicsville, VA
804 723-2020 

Hermitage Tech Center
Specialization: Air Conditioning, Automotive Technology, Computer-Aided Drafting, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Design, Multimedia, Web Technologies/Programming Web Design, Electricity/Cabling, Electronics Technology, Emergency Medical Technician, Graph
8301 Hungary Spring Road
Richmond, VA
804 756-3020

Highland Springs Technical Center
Specialization: Auto Body Repair, Automotive Technology, Carpentry, Computer Systems Technology, Cosmetology, Early Child Education, Electricity, High Tech Academy, Hotel Motel Marketing, Masonry, Nurse Aide, Pharmacy Tech, Practical Nursing, Radio Broadcasting
100 Tech Drive
Highland Springs, VA
804 328-4075

ITT Technical Institute
Specialization: Business Administration, Computer and Electronics Engineering, Computer Drafting and Design, Computer Network Systems, Criminal Justice, Information Systems Security, Multimedia, Software Applications and Programming, Technical Project Management, Web Dev
300 Gateway Centre Parkway
Richmond, VA
804 330-4992

Richmond Technical Center
Specialization: Agriculture/Horticulture Sciences, Architectural and Engineering Drafting and Design, Auto Body Technology Paint, Auto Body Technology Repair, Automotive Technology, Barbering, Basic Carpentry, Beauty Salon Assistant, Building Management, Cosmetology

2015 Seddon Way
Richmond, VA
804 780-6272

2020 Westwood Avenue
Richmond, VA
804 780-6237

Southside Virginia Community College
Specialization: Although this community college is not located in the Richmond region, it has a unique heavy equipment operator program that may assist construction company employment needs.

Virginia Community College System
Specialization: The mission of the Virginia Community College System is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality that are financially and geographically accessible and that meet individual, business, and community needs.

Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services
Provides and advocates for the highest quality of services to help older Virginians and those with disabilities to maximize and secure their employment, independence and full inclusion into society and guide the Commonwealth in preparing for an aging population.

2001 Maywill Street, Suite 202 Suite 202
Richmond, VA 
804 588-3322
804 367-9876

Virginia Employment Commission
Specialization: Serves as the region’s labor exchange by providing assistance in the job search via shared job order information; and provides screening for interested applicants. Some sites offer a Career Resource Center to assist job seekers.

3719 Saunders Ave
Richmond, VA, 23227-4355
804 663-5400

NORTH- Workforce Center
8093 Elm Drive
Mechanicsville, VA
804 559-3133

Virginia Job Corps Placement
115 North First Street
Richmond, VA
804 344-8550

Virginia Randolph Community High School
Specialization: Auto Body, Auto Mechanics, Business, Carpentry, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Electricity, Horticulture, Marketing, Masonry, Nursing, Printing
2204 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA
804 261-5085

Y-Tech Vocational Center
Specialization: Automotive Servicing, Cosmetology, Home Health Care, IT Fundamentals, Office Installation, Radio and Music Communications, Women’s Enrichment
1500 Brook Road
Richmond, VA
804 225-9144

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