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At Virginia Technical Academy, we believe that a well-educated workforce is crucial to every community. Through our courses and certifications, our students not only receive hands-on instruction to acquire essential knowledge and skills, but also have the opportunity to achieve personal and professional growth for success in their desired trade. We encourage journalists and other media members to utilize our press kit in hopes of spreading our mission and informing those of our dedication to providing men and women with the experience necessary to pursue a career in trades.

Our Mission


Virginia Technical Academy is dedicated to keeping our trades strong through education, validation, and professional networking.
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Based in Newport News, Virginia Technical Academy offers apprenticeship programs and adult education courses in the HVAC, electrical, building maintenance, plumbing, and appliance trades. Courses are available in different levels during the day and at night to accommodate students. Virginia Technical Academy also offers training for students who don’t have a high school diploma or GED as well as continuing education classes for those who need to finish their licensing requirements.
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  • Founded in 2018
  • Located in Newport, News VA
  • Average class size of 20
  • Teach courses in one language (English)
  • Offer intensive hands-on practical training in the lab
  • Assist with job interviews, resume building, and job placement
  • Over 90% job placement for graduates

What Our Students Are Saying


News and Updates


Sparky’s Current Events

October 2021Volume 1, Issue 5 Welcome Back Students! We trust that you’ve all had a chance to disconnect a bit this summer, and that you all found positive and nourishing...


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Sparky’s Current Events

August 2021Volume 1, Issue 3 Trade in the High Heels for Steel Toe Boots: Women in the Trades American women have been making their way into the labor force since...


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HR SHOW: Hands On Skilled Trades Training

Trade jobs are in high demand with lucrative pay, making it a great option for anyone searching for a career. Whether you haven’t graduated high school yet, are about to...


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