The Virginia Beach Technical & Career Education Center (Tech Center, 2925 N Landing Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an open house reunion on Wednesday, March 29, from 6-8 p.m., for all students and staff both past and present. The Tech Center opened its doors in September 1972 to provide career-training opportunities for students in grades 11 and 12. Over the past 50 years, the Tech Center has maintained focus on career preparation and employability for its students and continues to evolve to meet the demands of the ever-changing workforce. Having served more than 40,000 students, the Tech Center currently has 682 students enrolled in programs for the 2022-23 school year.
SkillsUSA Student Info
Important Dates for SkillsUSA
|District 1 Skills Specific Competitions||Starts January 3, 2023|
|District 1 Skills Leadership Competitions||Thursday Feb. 11 (9:00 AM – 2:00 PM)||Virginia Beach Tech Center|
|District 1 Awards Ceremony||Mid-March 2023 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)||Advanced Technology Center|
|SkillsUSA State-Wide Skills Competition (Leadership Conference)||April 20 - 23, 2023||Virginia Beach, VA|
|SkillsUSA National Skills Competition
|June 19 - 23, 2023||Atlanta GA|
Frequently Asked Questions
Interested in becoming a SkillsUSA Officer at the ATC?
Being a SkillsUSA officer at the ATC is an excellent way for you to learn practical lessons in leadership and teamwork. Everyone has a role: committee member, campaign manager, candidate or voter. When everyone participates, everyone learns.
Officers set the tone of the chapter. By organizing and conducting meetings, organizing committees and carrying out chapter activities you can help make this year at the ATC GREAT! Your enthusiasm is not only important, but also vital. You set the tone and excitement level!
See Mr. Troxell for more information.