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Surry-Yadkin Works

Programs like Surry-Yadkin Works are creating a more seamless education-to-workforce pathway for learners across NC. Learn more about the model and its impact on students, employers, and communities in the new PLAYBOOK.

Teaching critical leadership and soft skills, such as goal setting, interpersonal communication, and team building to ensure students are well prepared to engage in work and life. We employ work-based learning to facilitate job showing, internships, co-ops, work-study programs, and apprenticeships connecting students with career opportunities and local employers.

Ensuring access to relevant training opportunities to connect students to employers based on employer need in order to increase a skilled workforce in our community.


Cultivating collaborative partnerships with businesses to invest in the development of a well-prepared and highly engaged workforce.