How do I find available courses?

You may browse or search offerings by clicking "Courses" on the menu bar to the left without having to sign in.  Click on the "Online Courses" button if you are only interested in online training.  Click on the "Classroom" button if you are only interested in training offered in the classroom.  You may also search offerings by title, instructor, or dates by clicking on "Search Criteria."  Full course description, teacher biographies, directions, and other pertinent course information can be accessed by clicking on the course title links.
 

How do I register for a course?

If you are new to our site and would like to register, you will first need to create a profile.  Creating a profile will provide you with your own personal, password-protected account.  Having an account will allow you to register and track your course selections.  Click on "Sign in" on the left menu bar and follow the prompts.  
 

What type of information is required for my profile?

Fields marked with a red asterisk are required.  In order to provide consistence, we require you to use your email address as your Username.  If you do not have an email address, please call 276.739.2430 and a staff member will assist you with creating a profile.  Demographic information is optional and is used by VHCC strictly for statistical purposes.  Social security numbers and birthdates are requested in connection with VCCS system reporting requirements and accountability reports.  Disclosure of social security numbers is optional--not required.  You will receive your Username and Password in two separate emails.
 

What if I forget my password?

You may reset your profile password if you know your Username and the email address you have on record for your profile.  If you do not know this information, please contact our registration staff at 276-739-2430.
 

Select one or more classes, checkout and pay, confirmation:

Once you have made your selection, click on the "Add to Cart" button to add it to your shopping cart.  You may choose additional classes or if you are ready, click the "Checkout" button on the shopping cart at the right of the screen. You must read and agree to the refund policy before you click "Continue Checkout" button to complete your registration.  Payment is made through our secure, electronic payment site with your credit card (Visa or Mastercard).  Please note that your registration is not complete until your tutition has been paid and processed.
 

What is your refund policy?

Students may withdraw from a class at least three days before that class is scheduled to begin to receive a full refund.  No refunds will be provided after this time.  Refund requests must be made in writing by mail, fax (276.739.2587), in person, or email (workforce@vhcc.edu) or 276-739-2430.
 

Do you offer a Senior Citizen discount?

In non-credit classes that have met sufficient enrollment, senior citizens (60 years of age or above) may register in a non-credit course, tuition free, on a space-available basis. In the case of a class that has insufficient paying enrollment, all senior citizens will be required to pay the full tuition for the class. Limit three classes per semester, ed2go & certification classes are not eligible. Senior citizens eligible for tuition free classes must pay for any additional material fees.
 

What if someone else (third party) is paying for my class?

We accept third party payment.  The third party should fax 276-739-2587 or email workforce@vhcc.edu an authorization on letterhead.  The authorization should include contact name, address, phone number, and email address.  It should also specify what training is being authorized.  Only employers and businesses may use this privilege.  Individuals are not qualified as a third party.
 

What is the inclement weather policy?

Announcements regarding closings are broadcast on local radio and television stations.  Also check our website at www.vhcc.edu or sign up for text message alerts.  Note:  When the college is closed due to inclement weather, workforce classes will automatically be cancelled.