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School of Business, Technology & Trades

Virginia Western's School of Business, Technology & Trades welcomes all students seeking diverse educational backgrounds in a variety of business, information technology, and trade programs. The school enhances and supports the mission and purpose of the college by providing affordable, accessible, and quality educational opportunities and workforce training to meet individual, community, and global needs.

Advances in technology are having a tremendous impact on today's job market. New and challenging opportunities are available for those who have the skills and the training in the right areas. Whether you desire to take a few courses to gain new technical skills, seek training for employment, or plan to transfer to a four-year college or university, WE can help YOU achieve your goals!

Take a look at the many opportunities available as you choose your career path!

Non-Credit Cooking Classes

Put your apron on and join the Al Pollard Culinary Arts Program at Virginia Western for our cooking classes. Our restaurant standard kitchen set-up invites you to step into the world of a professional chef. Our chefs will tempt your taste buds with the recipes they have planned. Participants will gain hands-on knowledge of basic cooking techniques while incorporating fresh ingredients into delicious culinary creations. Comfortable clothing is suggested and a closed toe shoe is mandatory.

Currently Available Classes

HOST 2266 (Class # 68407)-January 31st-Party Food
HOST 2276 (Class # 68425)-February 7th-Valentine's Day Dinner for Two
HOST 2285 (Class # 68426)-February 28th-Cooking with Beer
HOST 2253 (Class # 68427)-March 21st-Mediterranean Cooking
HOST 2289 (Class # 68431)-April 11th-Pickling

Classes are held from 12:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. in the kitchen at the Claude Moore Education Complex (behind Roanoke Higher Ed Center). Each class costs $50 per person. For more information, contact the BTT office at 540-857-7272.

Contact Us

We want you to be successful in your academic pursuits. Contact us directly for guidance or answers to your questions at:

Phone: 540-857-7272

Fax: 540-857-7086

Mailing Address:
Virginia Western Community College
ATT: School of Business, Technology & Trades
P.O. Box 14007
Roanoke, VA 24038-4007

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