About Adult Education

All Vermonters Thriving Through Education and Training

Career and Technical Centers in all regions of Vermont provide open access, adult workforce education and training programs that provide individuals with skills that are valued in the workplace.

Who We Serve:

  • Incumbent Workforce
  • Special Population; Underemployed, Unemployed
  • Business & Industry
  • Community Service

Who Are Our Partners:

  • Apprenticeship Program, Tech Centers, Adult-Ed and Literacy
  • RDC’s, SBDC & Tech Centers, VSC
  • Tech Centers, Local orgs, such as Chamber, etc.

Who Pays and Matches:

  • Businesses, Tech Centers, Individuals, VT Training Programs
  • Dept. of Labor, Voc-Rehab, VSAC, Insurance Companies
  • Businesses
  • Individuals

Success Indicators:

  • Community organizations, local businesses, local industry, and individuals recognize ATE as a reliable training provider.
  • Local and state wage data reflect a closing gap to the national average.

Vermont Adult Education at Regional Technical Centers:


Central Vermont Career Center, Barre, VT: www.barretechnicalcenter.org

Burlington Technical Center: www.bsdvt.org

Caledonia Essex Technical Education Region (Lyndon Institute Campus): www.lyndoninstitute.org

Caledonia Essex Technical Education Region (St. Johnsbury Academy Campus): www.stjacademy.org

Center for Technology – Essex, Essex Jct: www.gocte.org

Cold Hollow Career Center, Enosburg Falls: www.coldhollownights.org

Green Mountain Technology & Career Center, Hyde Park: www.gmtcc.info

Hannaford Career Center, Middlebury: www.hannafordcareercenter.org

North Country Career Center, Newport: www.nc3AdultEd.org

Northwest Technical Center, St. Albans: www.nwtcace.net

Randolph Technical Career Center, Randolph: www.randolphtech.org

River Bend Career & Technical Center, Bradford: www.riverbendtech.org

River Valley Technical Center, Springfield: www.rvtc.org

Stafford Technical Center, Rutland: www.staffordonline.org

Southwest VT Career Development Center, Bennington: www.svcdc.org

Windham Regional Career Center, Brattleboro: www.wrccvt.com