Program for Adults in Vocational
The only one of its kind in the state of Virginia, the Program for Adults in Vocational Education (P.A.V.E.) is a two-year vocational training program which:
Serves students with intellectual, physical, emotional, and learning disabilities.
— P.A.V.E. accommodates the unique learning needs of students with differing ability levels and upholds the learning environment principles of the entire community college.
Provides students with tools to become independent support professionals in their field
— Industry certifications are available within our Food Service (Servsafe®) and Healthcare (nursing assistant certification) programs.
— All PAVE programs are designed to allow students to work independently within their field through an unpaid, coordinated internship after completing professional and social skills training in the classroom.
Enriches academic abilities through tailored curriculum and comprehensive support.
— Small class sizes and focused curriculum promotes academic success for students with specialized learning needs.
— Dedicated faculty, staff, and tutors work to help students achieve their professional goals.
— P.A.V.E. works in coordination with other community resource agencies to ensure student success.
Fosters a unique community college experience and employment opportunities.
— Students are encouraged to engage in the full college experience through participation in the PAVE club and other student life organizations and activities throughout J. Sargeant Reynolds.
— A dedicated internship specialist will place students throughout the community and coach them through the internship in order to increase student chances of employment after graduation.
Contact us for more information
Fax: (804) 786-4955