Southern Gap Transportation and Logistics Center

Transportation Careers
Excellent Training Programs
Transportation Careers
In Demand
in-demand workforce training
CDL | Diesel Repair | Welding
successful Regional partnerships
Partners in Job Growth

Why Choose Us?

From training to employment, we offer support every step of the way.

Programs & Partners

Training Programs

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How to Enroll

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Workforce Partners

IDA & Southwest Workforce Working Together.


About the SGTLC

The Southern Gap Transportation and Logistics Center project has been made possible through a partnership of the Buchanan County IDA, the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA), and Southwest. The Center offers Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Diesel Repair Mechanic program, as well as additional credentialing programs including SNAP-ON certifications, and other in-demand workforce training to support the workforce needs of various businesses in the region.

The Buchanan County IDA’s mission is to foster the economic growth of Buchanan County. Southwest Virginia Community College is dedicated to being the region’s premier workforce solutions and training provider, serving the college’s service region since 1967.