About the V3 Program






“Hiring Veterans into your workforce will be one of the best business decisions you make.” – John L. Newby II, Commissioner, Virginia Department of Veterans Services.




The Virginia Values Veterans Program is a free training and certification program for employers to help them implement nationally recognized best practices in recruiting, hiring, and retaining highly-skilled and dependable Veterans.

The V3 Program is an official Commonwealth of Virginia Program, authorized under the Code of Virginia (§ 2.2-2001.2). It is organized under the directorate of Veterans Education, Training, and Employment (VETE), within the Virginia Department of Veterans Services (DVS), an agency of the Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs.

Please click here for a brief Program Overview.

To see a list of V3-certified companies, click here.

Click here to meet the V3 Team.