Charlottesville-Albemarle Technical Education Center (CATEC)
  • Founded: 1973
  • CEO: Daphne R. Keiser, CATEC Strategic Planning Officer; Carl Kiehn, CATEC Director
  • Size of Facility: 57,000 sq. ft. facility on 20 acres in Albemarle County
  • Company Size: 50
  • Funding Source: Donors, Grants (e.g. SBIR, CRCF, CIT)
  • Development Stage: Not Applicable

CATEC, in partnership with PVCC and major employers, will serve as part of the regional training ladder across a range of CTE academies designed to result in employability within regional businesses and to give access to continued post-secondary training. CATEC’s mission is to develop workforce skills and careers for both high school students and adults.