About the Virginia Talent + Opportunity Partnership
The Virginia Talent + Opportunity Partnership (V-TOP) is a workforce development accelerator that provides students and businesses with resources to optimize the mutual benefits of work-based learning. These resources include free training and, for qualified organizations, a 50% funding match to pay interns and/or free services from a state-appointed staffing agency to hire interns.
About the Rappahannock Work and Learn Collaborative
The Rappahannock Work and Learn Collaborative (RWLC) is your local V-TOP representative and we are here to support development of work-based learning opportunities for K-12 and college students throughout V-TOP Region 6: Fredericksburg, Middle Peninsula, and Northern Neck areas.
RWLC offers a free workshop to help employers develop enriching internship experiences and qualify for state-funded resources offered by V-TOP to support the creation or expansion of internship programs.
V-TOP Online Training
V-TOP offers free, online, self-paced training courses to help employers and students prepare for high-quality work-based learning opportunities.
For more information on V-TOP, please contact the Rappahannock Work and Learn Collaborative