Category Archives: Workforce Development

Family Caregiver Training Supports Families in Need

Caregivers need skills and resources to support a chronically ill, disabled or aged family member or friend, while managing family, finances and life. To better equip caregivers on the Peninsula, a Family Caregivers class will be held April 16, 23 and 30 from 1-4 p.m. at the Thomas Nelson Community College Historic Triangle Campus, Allied … Continue Reading ››

Virginia Community Colleges’ Mobile Lab to Increase Skilled Technicians in Hampton Roads

As the need for skilled technicians in prominent trade jobs increases, five area community colleges found a solution to increase the availability of training courses in Hampton Roads. The Hampton Roads Marine Skilled Trades Mobile Lab, within an 18-wheeler semi-trailer, is the latest solution from a historic partnership of Virginia’s Community Colleges (VCCS). Thomas Nelson, Tidewater … Continue Reading ››