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

Laurel Business Institute
11 E Penn St
Uniontown, PA 15401

Class Days Times
GED Prep / Adult Basic Education Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm (M/W);
1:00 pm–3:30 pm (Tu/W/Th)
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 select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

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 select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

Donora CareerLink

570 Galiffa Drive
Donora, 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 Tuesdays 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 Kris Drach) Wednesday 9:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:00 pm
Small Group and One-on-One Tutoring (with Literacy Council of Southwestern PA Tutors) Wednesday 9:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:00 pm
English as a Second Language (with Erin Vitale) Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:00 pm

Instructors: Erin Vitale, Kris Drach, 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 select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

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–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 Prep Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Instructor: Jill Weinzen

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

Orientation is held on select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

Penn State University Fayette, the Eberly Campus

2201 University Drive
Lemont Furnace, PA 15456

Class Days Times
Bridge Class Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Instructor: Angela Kenes

Contact: Angela Kenes at 724-430-4100 ext. 4732

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette on select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

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 select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

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. 414

Orientation is held at Penn Commercial on select Fridays from 9:00 am–12:00 pm and Mondays from 12:30 pm–3:30 pm. Students must attend both sessions. Please call for an appointment.

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.