students for

their future

Located at 390 Stanaford Rd. Beckley, WV

Office Hours:    Monday-Thursday 7 am to 8 pm

                       Friday 7 am to 2:30 pm


Adult Registration
Starts July 1, 2020

Adult registration begins on Wednesday July 1, 2020 for our August 2020 programs.


Registrations will be Monday-Friday from 8 am to 2 pm each day. We will be closed on Friday July 3, 2020 in observance of Independence Day.


Prior to registering students must:
1. Complete TABE exam (link to register is https://www.wvact.net/request-tabe-exam)
2. Follow enrollment check sheets for your program (to find these go to your program's page on this site and find the check sheet for your program)
3. Wear a mask

If you have any further questions call the school at 304-256-4615.

Practical Nursing Students Attend HOSA Conference

Congratulations to eight of our Daytime Practical Nursing students who all placed on March 7, 2020 at the WV State Leadership Conference held at Marshall University.

A big congratulations also goes to one of their instructors, Coralee Hatcher, for being named WV Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year.
The students placed as follows:

1st place Jessie Radford Human Growth and Development Post-Secondary Individual
1st place Amanda Redden-Lilly Medical Law and Ethics Post-Secondary Individual
1st place Kimberly Meador Pathophysiology Post-Secondary Individual
3rd place Celest Banks Nursing Assisting Post-Secondary Individual
1st place Brooke Griffith, Mika Hatfield, Mercedes Robinson, and Megan Jarvis Creative Problem Solving Post-Secondary Team

We are so proud of each of you!

CARES Act Relief Funds

Important Dates Coming Up

July 1, 2020 Adult Registration Begins

Exciting News!

We are very excited to announce that due to a partnership with the WV Department of Career and Technical Education that adult students will be allowed to enroll in the following daytime high school programs for free starting in August 2020:

Automotive Technology
Building Maintenance and Operations
Careers in Education
Coding, App and Game Design
Collision Repair Technology
Computer Aided Drafting and Design
Computer Systems Repair Technology
Dental Assisting
Diesel Equipment Technology
Electrical Technician
Law and Public Safety
Medical Assisting
Project Lead The Way
ProStart Restaurant Management
Therapeutic Services

Adult students will be accepted in these programs on a first come, first serve basis after high school students are enrolled. A free TABE (adult basic skills) test will be required. Registration for these programs will begin July 1, 2020.

The Academy of Careers and Technology is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education:

Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road
Building 300, Suite 325
Atlanta, GA 30350

Contact Us

Call (304) 256-4615​

Fax:  304-256-4674

Email:  info@wvact.net

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