To get a good job today, you need basic academic and workforce skills, and access to affordable, high-quality higher education options. The idea is to improve your reading, math, writing or English skills, prepare for the GED test, prepare for college or an adult certificate training program or to get a better job.
The Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) program of the Upper Valley Career Center Adult Division offers no-cost classes in GED preparation, math/reading/writing refresher skills, employability, and post-secondary entry preparation.
Classes are offered at various day and evening times in Piqua, Sidney, and Troy. Participation in Information and Registration Session is required. These sessions are scheduled monthly. Prepare for the GED test through ABLE's no cost preparation classes then schedule and complete your test through Upper Valley Career Center's GED Testing Center.
ABLE is a part of the Ohio Board of Regents/University System of Ohio.
Peg Morelli, ABLE Director
ABLE Office Location:Garbry Conference & Learning Center
5 East State Route 36
Piqua, Ohio 45356
Mondays & Thursdays
5:00 – 9:00 PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM or 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Mondays & Wednesdays
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM or 5:00 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Class Schedule / Information & Registration / GED Practice Test
Prepare for the next step with a solid foundation in health care related course such as learning skills, study skills, reading, writing, communication, and Internet/computer skills.
Medical Readiness also includes an important introduction to Medical Terminology, Basic Math and Pharmacology Math. Participation in Medical Readiness is a great way to see what it takes to be a successful student in a full time health care training program and gain a head start by earning CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications.
The Medical Readiness course prepares students to advance to Home Health Aide, State Tested
Nursing Assistant, or Practical Nursing - all offered at Upper Valley Career Center.
Naomi Baker, Bridge Program Coordinator
937.778.1078 or 1.800.589.6963