Trades Program

Advancing Knowledge and Skills

The trades program at Boys Home of Virginia equips young men with valuable skills and career opportunities in the trades. It highlights the benefits of pursuing a trade career, such as job stability, high demand, and good earning potential. The program offers comprehensive training in carpentry and masonry, giving students hands-on experience and practical knowledge. Additionally, Boys Home partners with Mountain Gateway Community College and Job Corps to expand educational opportunities and provide further training and certifications. These collaborations enhance the program and ensure students are well-prepared for successful careers in the trades.