Whether you are honing your artistic talents, exploring a new hobby or polishing your entrepreneurial skills for your own artisan business, we offer a variety of classes including marketing for creative artists, photography, sewing and design, voice acting and makeup artist training.
Follow your small business dream with classes in entrepreneurship or enhance your professional development with basic supervision and leadership, finance for nonfinancial managers or training in QuickBooks. We also offer classes in home-based businesses plus hundreds of online classes.
From computer basics to computer certifications and from Microsoft Office to iPads, we can help you keep up with technology.
From soup to nuts (and chocolate) our culinary classes will help you improve your skills in the kitchen. Interested in opening your own Bed and Breakfast? We offer a class for that, too.
CPR saves lives, and is a required credential in many professions, including healthcare and teaching. PVCC Workforce Services is a regional American Heart Association Training Center. Call us at 434.961.5354 to schedule a CPR/AED class for your employees.
Workforce Services offers training in health careers, certification in CPR-Basic Life Support, informative classes including medicare basics and sleep technology and wellness classes such as Ayurveda, yoga and meditation. Start a career, obtain required continuing education or enhance your well-being with us.
If you want to start your own construction company, we offer the basic contractor licensing class required by the Board for Contractors. We also provide code update classes for tradesmen. We have certification programs in small engine repair and welding.
Small Engine Repair
Join the exciting field of Intelligence Analysis. PVCC offers the Analyst Boot Camp (ABC), a rigorous 10-week program designed to provide students with the necessary tools to be successful in the Intelligence Community.
Current Cyber Security course schedule.
Viticulture, Enology & Agriculture
Our certificate program in Viticulture and Enology is the only one of its kind in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Many of our students go on to start their own wineries and vineyards. To receive a certificate, a student must complete ten required class in viticulture and nine required classes in enology. All classes are held on Saturdays. Industry professionals teach all classes.
Having a certificate in viticulture or enology from PVCC gives any student an advantage in securing a job as an assistant winemaker, an assistant vineyard manager or a tasting room manager at any winery or vineyard throughout Virginia.
Current Viticulture & Enology class offerings
Tasting Room Management Certificate
Agriculture & Horticulture
Agriculture & Horticulture current classes
Click here to download the Chris Breiner Scholarship form.
Our classes are designed to take you through the entire woodworking process from design to assembling & finishing. Classes held at the Logs to Lumber workshop in Faber, VA.
Prepare for a new career or upgrade your existing skills through the convenience of online learning! Workforce Services offers over 2,000 online classes in computer applications, software development, healthcare, leadership and supervision and much, much more.