Stokes County Class & Program Locations
The Forsyth Tech Stokes County Center at 1165 Dodgetown Road in Walnut Cove is home to Stokes Early College High School and also offers College Transfer classes as well as an evening/weekend Practical Nursing program. Adult education courses in EMT Basic and high school equivalency are offered at this time. Currently housed in temporary facilities, a permanent structure is schedule to be completed in the Fall of 2016. The Stokes County Center also offers:
- TABE (Tests Of Adult Basic Education) testing is offered each Monday at 8:45 am; this is a one-day process
- CRC (Career Readiness Certificate) testing is offered on Friday by appointment
- College placement testing is offered by appointment
To make an appointment, call 336.593.5402.
The Northwest Forsyth Center, located at 3111 Big Oaks Drive in King, serves the residents of Stokes County by offering these college degree programs:
- Basic Law Enforcement Training
- Criminal Justice Technology
- Criminal Justice Technology/Latent Evidence
- Emergency Medical Science
- Emergency Management
- Fire Protection Technology
- Industrial Systems Technology
The facility also offers a variety of Economic and Workforce Development courses.
The Stokes Small Business Center at 904 N. Main St. in Walnut Cove offers business people and entrepreneurs these services:
- Confidential one-on-one counseling
- Small business development seminars
- Computer classes
- Lunch and Learn seminars
- Resume development
- Job search assistance
- Assistance with financial aid and college applications
- Assistance from representatives of WIA (Workforce Investment Act), E-links, Vocational Rehabilitation and Equal Opportunity Center (on selected days)
Our small business services are also available at other locations, including the King Senior Center, King Public Library, Walnut Cove Senior Center and Stokes County Government Center.
The Stokes Opportunity Center at 1080 Neal Road in Walnut Cove is the location of the Forsyth Tech Compensatory Education Development (CED) program for adults (at least age 17) in Stokes County who have physical or intellectual disabilities. For CED entrance requirements, please contact Sally Elliott at 336.593.5402 ext. 1101.
The King Public Library, located at 101 Pilot View Drive in King, has a Forsyth Tech HRD (Human Resources Development) lab offering free job search information, resume preparation, mock interviews, and hands on advice from area human resource instructors.