EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SINCE 1982
since-1982

Industry-Certification in High School

Tunstall High School

Tunstall High School NBRS 2016

Tunstall High School (Dry Fork, VA). Career and Technical Education programs offer opportunities for students to earn a State Board of Education-approved industry certification and/or a professional license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia. Passing an industry-approved examination verifies that students have the knowledge and skills to compete for higher education and career opportunities after high school. Vocational courses rendering these certifications are taught at the Pittsylvania County Technical Center (PCTC) in Chatham, VA, as well as Tunstall and include: Auto Body Repair, Auto Science Technology, Building Trades I and II, Computer Systems Technology I and II, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice I, Culinary Arts II, Emergency Medical Technician, Industrial Maintenance Technology-Electrician I and II, Industrial Maintenance Technology-Mechanic I and II, Nursing Assistants, Precision Machining, Small Animal Care/Vet Science and Welding I and II. Students taking these PCTC courses can earn 36 different industry certifications. CTE courses at THS include Agriculture Education, Business and IT, Economics and Personal Finance, Family and Consumer Sciences, JROTC, Marketing, and Technology Education/Engineering. Students taking these courses at THS can earn 38 different industry certifications.