Adult Education

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State Tested Nursing Assistant program students working in lab.

State Tested Nursing Assistant

 STNA is an "In-Demand" job in the healthcare field.  Upcoming classes include March 16, June 1 & July 13.  Call Vantage to enroll 419.238.5411 x2118         Program Information
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Welding Training

Advanced Welding begins March 3 and runs through April 16.  Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00pm - 9:00pm.  Call Vantage to enroll 419-238-5411, ext. 2118.  

Free Classes to Boost your Academic Skills

FREE WorkKeys/HESI Prep Classes are open to anyone, even if they are not enrolled in a program at Vantage.  Lessons will focus on basic academic skills and preparation for both WorkKeys and HESI entrance exams.  Dates/Times                                                                   Aspire also offers classes to prepare students for their high school equivalency test.  See Dates/Times/Locations on the Aspire tab.  
visual of the new speed limit sign on Franklin Street

*IMPORTANT* Information New Speed Limit Change

There is a new speed limit for the Vantage Career Center school zone on North Franklin Street. The zone is clearly marked with signs indicating the speed limit of 20mph from 8:00am to 9:00am and 2:30pm to 3:30pm and where the zone starts and ends. Officers have started enforcement of the new speed limit during the restricted hours. Please remember to slow down through the school zone when students are coming and going from school. More +
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Vantage Launches Updated Website & (FREE) New Mobile App

Vantage Career Center has launched a fresh redesigned website and (Free) new mobile app for Android and Apple users, featuring the latest news and pertinent information devoted to keeping our students, parents, associate school districts, industry leaders, and community members connected and engaged. More +
Vantage Practical Nursing program students train in lab.

Vantage Students Earn over 1,000 Industry Credentials!

Congratulations to our Vantage High School and Adult Education students who have earned 1,044 industry recognized credentials in 2019. That's 237 more credentials earned than in 2018. Industry credentials are VALUABLE to employers, allowing them to determine the SKILLS of an applicant without performing assessments for each one.  Examples of industry credentials earned are Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS), American Welding Society (AWS), National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA 10). 

public notice

Vantage Career Center Public Announcement

Vantage Career Center is applying to become a candidate for accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit comments on the Council’s website ( Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.


Vantage Career Center connects adult learners with full-time and part-time training programs to help them increase skills or prepare for a new career.  Refresher courses and self-paced online courses are also provided by the adult education division of Vantage.  In addition, Vantage can provide information about Aspire and GED, assessment services, or customized training for local employers.  

Mission Statement
Vantage provides authentic, student-focused, career-technical training that prepares high school students and adults for employment and further education.
Vision Statement
By dedicating ourselves to continuous improvement, Vantage Career Center will be a leader in career technical education.  Students will be motivated to pursue a quality education that prepares them for the workforce and continued education.
 Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Non-Discrimination and Equal Opportunities Statement 
Vantage Career Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identity), disability, age, religion, military status, ancestry, genetic information (collectively, "Protected Classes"), or any other legally protected category, in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities.

upcoming events



The Adult Education Office will be CLOSED the following days:
Thanksgiving:  Nov. 27, 28, 29
Christmas: Dec. 24 & 25
New Years: Dec. 31 and Jan 1
Martin Luther King Day:  Jan. 20
Good Friday: April 10 
Memorial Day: May 25