Download Industrial Maintenance/Mechatronics Frequently Asked Questions First noncredit certification will be offered through SVHEC in partnership with Siemens RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) will be entering into a partnership with Siemens, a global technology company, to establish the only noncredit Level 3 Mechatronics training program […]
The SoVA Center of Manufacturing Excellence (SoVA CME) is celebrating its first cohort of students who have completed the industrial maintenance/mechatronics training. After 13 weeks of accelerated, hands-on training, students learned the skills required to gain employment as an industrial maintenance technician or machine operator. They also earned industry-recognized credentials including the internationally recognized Siemens […]
Manufacture your future in Mechatronics through the SoVA Center of Manufacturing Excellence (SoVA CME). Beginning March 7th, SoVA CME will offer an accelerated training program leading to industry recognized Mechatronics Certification. The term “mechatronics” encompasses a broad range of technical disciplines including mechanics, electronics, control systems, and computer terms. The 13-week training program will feature […]
South Boston, VA–Ten local industrial maintenance mechanics recently completed Introduction to Programmable Logic Controls (PLCs) training through the SoVA Center of Manufacturing Excellence (SoVA CME) at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC). Will Soyars, SoVA CME Industrial Maintenance/Mechatronics Program Leader and Ricky Gordon, SoVA CME Programs Technician, conducted the 13 week, hands-on training that […]
SoVA Center of Manufacturing Excellence staff Will Soyars, Industrial Maintenance/Mechatronics Program Leader and Ricky Gordon Programs Technician, recently completed Siemens Level 1 Mechatronics Instructor training. The certification is recognized in the United States and around the world as the gold-standard in mechatronics certification. With this new credential, Soyars and Gordon are now able to offer Siemens […]
The regional distributor of CNC machine tools will serve as an advanced technology and training partner with the education center located in South Boston, Virginia. WINDSOR, CONNECTICUT (PRWEB) AUGUST 18, 2015 Morris South, a division of Morris Group, Inc., has formally partnered with the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC) and The SoVA Center of […]
Tobacco Commission names SVHEC as one of two Centers of Excellence in southern Virginia May 22, 2014 – Today, the full panel of the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification & Community Revitalization Commission (TIC) voted to establish a Center for Manufacturing Excellence (CoE) at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (SVHEC). The CoE will be named the Southern Virginia […]
The SoVA Center of Manufacturing Excellence (SoVA CME) recently hosted a meeting of the industry advisory councils for Danville Community College and Southside Virginia Community College. The purpose was to bring the Community Colleges Industry Advisory Council members together to inform them about the SoVA CME, its goal, and benefits to business and industry.