The center offers credential programs, apprenticeship training and support services in high-demand career fields. Our skilled training programs are designed and led by experts in the field making our learners stand out to local employers in well paying fields that are growing and hiring. The center also serves as a work space for entrepreneurs to design, prototype, and collaborate to support local technology and manufacturing startups.

Fredericksburg Center for Advanced Technology is made possible in special thanks to the Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority, the City of Fredericksburg, and the Virginia Community College System Workforce Credentials Grant.

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Monthly FredCAT tours are available.

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Virginia Education Center for Asphalt Technology

The center also houses our Virginia Education Center for Asphalt Technology (VECAT) laboratory which is made possible through the combined efforts of Germanna, the Virginia Department of Transportation, and the Virginia Asphalt Association.

  • Contact Judith Calvert, VECAT Coordinator, 937-6757
  • Courses and programs are scheduled based on interest and demand. Check our online schedule for current class offerings.



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