The St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education Program prepares students to meet their career goals and enrich their lives and offers training solutions for local businesses. We provide educational opportunities covering industry-specific skill training and credentialing, general employability skills, and personal enrichment. We prepare our students for current and future educational and workplace opportunities through hands-on learning, authentic workplace experiences, and classroom instruction.



On Campus Courses

For 2022 we have many new offerings including Career and Technical Training, Home Improvement Skills, Life Skills and Enrichment courses, as well as Professional Development courses — all designed to help you learn, grow, and succeed. Take a look for learning that can upgrade your future! 


Online Courses


Online Instruction Center
Our Online Instruction Center features over 350 courses! These six-week-long classes can be completed from home as it fits your schedule. Featured courses include Start Your Own Small Business, Interpersonal Communication, and Content Literacy: Grades 6-12 — only $115 per course.


Career Training Certificate Programs
We offer over 300 longer online programs, many of which lead to a certificate or credential of value. Visit our career training certificate programs to view our many options. 


Lambers Education
We now offer online courses for those in the accounting field, including continuing education for accountants and IRS tax professionals, and exam review for those seeking to enter the field. Visit our accounting courses, offered in partnership with Lambers Education. 



We offer customized training for employers in our region tailored to your staff needs at your place of business. Workshops and ongoing training can include workplace communication, technical math, leadership, customer service, team-building, and more. Contact us to explore how we can meet your staff training goals with our flexible, affordable training packages. 


Can’t Find The Course you want? 

Visit the Vermont Adult and Career and Technical Education Association to see more course offerings. 


Looking for Instructors for our Fall Classes

St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education is looking for instructors of all kinds, but specifically to teach Website Development, Office Administration, and Customer Service.  If you have experience in these areas or have experience teaching other subjects to adults, please send your resume and a brief cover letter via email to


Contact Us

Questions, comments, and forms can be directed to: 

Sandra Mings Lamar
Director of Adult Education
1000 Main Street
St. Johnsbury, Vermont 05819
phone: (802) 748-7738
fax: (802) 751-2236