This orientation is designed to familiarize new and prospective students with Piedmont Virginia Community College's online learning environment. We make every effort to provide you with the tools and support you need to meet your learning goals. There is not an official aptitude requirement for web course students. However, you should be aware of the computer and study skills necessary in order to successfully complete an online course. Once you feel confident that online learning is right for you, you should register for the web course and then click the Technical Requirements link bottom of this page to begin the online orientation.