industrial arts vocational teacher


Industrial arts vocational teachers instruct students in their specialised field of study, industrial arts, which is predominantly practical in nature. They provide theoretical instruction in service of the practical skills and techniques the students must subsequently master for an industrial arts-related profession, working with wood and metal, such as carpenter or sheet metal worker. Industrial arts vocational teachers monitor the students' progress, assist individually when necessary, and evaluate their knowledge and performance on the subject of industrial arts through assignments, tests and examinations.

Alternative label

  • vocational teacher in industrial arts

  • industrial arts educator

  • industrial arts teacher

  • educator in industrial arts

  • vocational instructor in industrial arts

  • industrial arts instructor

  • technical handicraft teacher

  • technical handicraft instructor

  • industrial arts vocational instructor

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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