Adult Education

news from adult education

hesi class flyer image

Free Help for Entrance Exams - ONLY 2 SESSIONS REMAIN

Aspire can help you prepare for both WorkKeys® and HESI pre-admission exams.  Classes held at Vantage Career Center from 9:00am-12:00pm Mondays & Wednesdays.  Students must attend an orientation session.  Next dates:  April 12 and May 3.                                                                
Smiling female nursing student

Practical Nursing Program Accepting Applications

Next class begins September 8, 2021.  Pre-admission testing and admissions is underway.  Contact Maria Diltz, Enrollment Coordinator, for information 419-238-5411, ext. 2118.  Additional Program Details 
Training Police cruiser in front of Vantage Career Center building

Police Academy Accepting Applications

Our next academy begins August 16, 2021.  Pre-admission testing and applications are currently being accepted.  Contact Maria Diltz, Enrollment Coordinator, for information 419-238-5411, ext. 2118.  Additional Program Details
State Tested Nursing Assistant program students working in lab.

State Tested Nursing Assistant

STNA is an "In-Demand" job in the healthcare field.  STNA is a prerequisite for students entering Practical Nursing and Medical Assistant Programs.   Additional Program Details
ambulance sitting in parking lot

Emergency Medical Technician

Next class starts Fall 2021.  Classes meet two nights a week for approximately 25 weeks. Contact Maria Diltz, Enrollment Coordinator at 419-238-5411, ext. 2118 to enroll.  Additional Program Details

Public Announcement

Vantage Career Center Adult Education at 818 North Franklin Street, Van Wert, OH 45891 is applying for initial 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 their comments through the Council's web site (  Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.
WELCOME to Adult Education 
at Vantage Career Center
"We are here to help adult students meet their educational goals and to support them through the process.  Our staff is committed to helping you find a program that meets your career interests and to providing you with a positive educational experience.  

Please take a look at our course and program offerings and give us a call or stop in.  We can help you take the first steps on your way to a new career."

-Kit Tyler, Adult Education Director
Kit Tyler
Kit Tyler
Adult Education Director
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2114
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.
 Vantage Career Center is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.  Contact information for the Council:  Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, Telephone: 770-396-3898 / FAX: 770-396-3790.
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

Adult Education Office
818 N. Franklin St, Van Wert, OH 
Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 8:00pm
Friday 7:30am - 3:30pm 
Closed on Fridays in Summer 
CLOSED on the following Holidays:
Martin Luther King, Jr Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Fourth of July
Labor Day 
Thanksgiving Wed-Fri
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day 
New Year's Eve
New Year's Day

Apple App Store Google Play Store