Post-Secondary Education

Mayland Community College: Work Skills Academy

Spruce Pine (Avery, Mitchell)

Services/Programs Description

The program is designed to facilitate the development of work skills (soft and hard) through engaging in various work tasks. Students are also connected with local employers and provided with tools needed to obtain meaningful emplyment (i.e., interview skills, resume building, portfolios, etc.). The college also offers Life Skills classes for students who may need to build skills before being ready for Work Skills Academy.


Designed for Occupation Course of Study students & adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.



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