Adult Basic and Literacy Education Classes

Intermediate Unit 1 offers a variety of instructional programs throughout Fayette, Greene, and Washington counties. Whether you are seeking a GED in order to find employment or need to improve your math and writing skills to attend at postsecondary program, we offer a convenient location with a comprehensive educational experience specifically tailored to assist you toward achieving your career goals.

Classes are offered at the following locations:

Adult Learning Center of Fayette

Fayette County Health Center
100 New Salem Rd., Suite #175
Uniontown, PA 15401

Class Days Times
GED Fast Track Monday, Wednesday 1:00 pm–3:30 pm
Adult Basic Education Tuesday, Thursday 1:00 pm–3:30 pm
GED Wednesday, Friday 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Literacy and English as a Second Language Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Instructors: Rachel Bozek, Chelsea Snyder

Contact: Rachel Bozek at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held on Fridays from 1:00 pm–4:00 pm.

Connellsville Area Career and Technical Center

720 Locust Street Extension
Connellsville, PA 15425

Class Days Times
GED Prep Monday, Wednesday 5:00 pm–8:00 pm

Instructor: Sue Wagner

Contact: Rachel Bozek at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette on Fridays from 1:00 pm–4:00 pm.

Donora CareerLink

570 Galiffa Drive
Denora, PA 15033

Class Days Times
GED Prep and Adult Basic Education Tuesday 10:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:30 pm
GED Prep and Adult Basic Education Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:30 pm

Instructor: Patricia Kovalchuk

Contact: Patricia Kovalchuk at 724-379-4750 ext. 123

Orientation is held on Thursdays from 10:00 am–2:00 pm.

Fairhill Manor Church

351 Montgomery Avenue
Washington, PA 15301

Class Days Times
English as a Second Language (with Erin Vitale) Thursday, Friday 9:30 am–12:00 pm
Small Group and One-on-One Tutoring (with Literacy Council of Southwestern PA Tutors) Wednesday 9:30 am–11:30 am/1:00 pm–3:00 pm

Instructors: Erin Vitale, Literacy Council of Southwestern PA Tutors

Contact: Jessica Luisi at 724-228-6188

Fayette Career and Technical Institute

175 Georges Fairchance Road
Uniontown, PA 15401

Class Days Times
TEAS Prep and GED Tuesday, Thursday 5:00 pm–8:00 pm

Instructor: Sue Wagner

Contact: Matthew Weightman at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette on Fridays from 1:00 pm–4:00 pm.

Frank Sarris Public Library

35 North Jefferson Avenue
Canonsburg, PA 15317

Class Days Times
English as a Second Language Small Group and One-on-One Tutoring Tuesday 10:30 am–1:30 pm

Instructor: Literacy Council of Southwestern PA Tutors

Contact: Jessica Luisi at 724-228-6188

Greene CareerLink

4 West High Street
Waynesburg, PA 15370

Class Days Times
GED Prep Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am–11:00 pm

Instructor: Chelsea Snyder

Contact: Chelsea Snyder at 724-852-2900 ext. 226

Orientation is held on Thursdays from 1:00 pm–3:00 pm.

IU1 Educational Campus at Colonial

6353 National Pike East
Grindstone, PA 15442

Class Days Times
STEM/GED Prep Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 3:00 pm–6:00 pm

Instructor: Matthew Weightman

Contact: Matthew Weightman at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette on Fridays from 1:00 pm–4:00 pm.

Penn Commercial

242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA 15301

Class Days Times
Adult Basic Education Monday, Wednesday 9:00 am–12:00 pm
GED Fast Track Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 am–11:30 am

Instructor: Jill Weinzen

Contact: Jill Weinzen at 724-222-5330 ext. 356

Orientation is held on Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm.

Penn State University Fayette, the Eberly Campus

2201 University Drive
Lemont Furnace, PA 15456

Class Days Times
Bridge Class Tuesday, Thursday 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

Instructor: Matthew Weightman

Contact: Matthew Weightman at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette on Fridays from 1:00 pm–4:00 pm.

Washington CareerLink

90 West Chestnut Street, Millcraft Center
Washington, PA 15301

Class Days Times
GED and Adult Basic Education Tuesday, Thursday 8:30 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–2:30 pm

Instructor: Kathy Pavel

Contact: Kathy Pavel at 724-938-3241 ext. 417

Orientation is held at Penn Commercial on Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm.

Western Area Career and Technology Center

688 Western Avenue
Canonsburg, 15317

Class Days Times
TEAS and GED Prep Monday, Wednesday 3:15 pm–6:15 pm

Instructor: Jill Weinzen

Contact: Erin Vitale at 724-938-3241 ext. 306

Orientation is held at Penn Commercial on Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm.

One-on-One Literacy Tutoring

Volunteer tutors are available through a partnership with the Literacy Council of Southwestern PA. Tutors provide one-on-one or small group instruction in the foundation for developing literacy, math and English as a Second Language skills. If you need a tutor or would like to volunteer to tutor, please contact Tutor Coordinator Amy Milliken at 724-852-2900 ext. 226.