400 Neville Street
Beckley, WV 25801
Phone: (304)256-4712
Fax: (304)256-4683


Strategic Planning in Occupational Knowledge for Employment and Success is an academic and job preparation skills program under contract between the WVDE Office of Adult Education and Workforce Development and the Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) in collaboration with the WV Workforce Investment Boards (WIBs). This program provides classes with intense daily activities that address academic and "soft skills" necessary for adults to pursue and retain gainful employment. DHHR, WV Works, and One-Stop customers are referred to the program and receive services on "any given Monday." The SPOKES class is a six week program consisting of assessment, job readiness, work process skills, computer skills, and WorkKeys academics.