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 Monday and Wednesday: 9:00 am–12:00 pm;
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Literacy and English as a Second Language Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 am–11:30 am

Instructor: Melissa Stahl

Contact: Angela Kenes at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held every other Friday from 9:00 am-3:30 pm. 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: Angela Kenes at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette every other Friday from 9:00 am–3:30 pm. Please call for an appointment.

Fairhill Manor Church

351 Montgomery Avenue
Washington, PA 15301

Class Days Times
English as a Second Language Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm/1:00 pm–3:00 pm

Instructor: Erin Vitale

Contact: Erin Vitale at 724-938-3241 ext. 414

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: Angela Kenes at 724-550-4555

Orientation is held at the Adult Learning Center of Fayette every other Friday from 9:00 am–3:30 pm. Please call for an appointment.

Frank Sarris Public Library

35 North Jefferson Avenue
Canonsburg, PA 15317

Class Days Times
GED Prep Monday, Tuesday 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Instructor: Jill Casey

Contact: Patricia Kovalchuk at 724-938-3241 ext. 240

Orientation is held every other Friday from 9:00 am–3:30 pm at Penn Commercial (242 Oak Spring Road, Washington, PA 15301). Please call for an appointment.

Greene CareerLink

200 Greene Plaza
Waynesburg, PA 15370

Class Days Times
GED Prep Tuesday, Wednesday 10:00 am–12:00 pm / 1:00 pm-3:00 pm (Tuesdays). 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (Wednesdays).

Instructor: Angela Kenes

Contact: Angela Kenes at 724-852-2900 x226

Orientation is made by appointment.

Penn Commercial

242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA 15301

Class Days Times
GED and Adult Basic Education Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Instructor: Jill Casey

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

Orientation is held every other Friday from 9:00 am–3:30 pm. Please call for an appointment.

Pennsylvania CareerLink Mon Valley

570 Galiffa Drive
Donora, PA 15033

Class Days Times
GED Prep and Adult Basic Education Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am–12:00 pm

Instructor: Patricia Kovalchuk

Contact: Patricia Kovalchuk at 724-938-3241 ext. 240

Orientation is scheduled by appointment. 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, Wednesday, Thursday 8:30 am–12:00 pm (Tuesdays and Thursdays) and 1:00 pm–3:30 pm (Wednesdays).

Instructor: Kathy Pavel

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

Orientation is held at Penn Commercial every other Friday from 9:00 am–3:30 pm. Please call for an appointment.

ESL Tutoring Groups

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 Jessica Luisi at 724-228-6188.