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|Author:||CENTRO INTEGRADO DE FORMACIÓN PROFESIONAL DEL MAR|
Indalecio ESTRADA LOZANO, Headmaster
|Types of organisation:||Education and training providers|
|Short company / organisation description:|
El CIFP del Mar is a public institution (Vocational Training School) that depends on the Education Council of The Principality of Asturias in Spain. It offers Formal Education for young people, as well as training for unemployed adults. It is located in the port of Gijón, close to the Oceanographic Institute, Fisheries Testing Centre, shipyards and companies. The school is equipped with modern and approved facilities: nautical, mechanical engines and radio simulators.A great variety of courses related to maritime sectors are developed, besides de nautical and fishing studies that are being taught for over fifty years. Two hundred learners are in Formal Education. (Two school years: 5 terms theory in the school and 1 term on-the-job training (professional qualifications by the Ministry of Education). CIFP established agreements with 80 companies where students do an apprenticeship/traineeship and learn specific competences (Supervised by the school tutor and the company tutor).Hundred and fifty students are in non-Formal Education and do in-company training (from 3 weeks to 3 to 4 months, certification issued by the Labour Authorities).
|Area of action: Quality|
|Area of action: Image|
|Area of action: Mobility|
Educational Council, Asturian Principality Government, Maritime Companies, VET providers within EU, Fishermen’s Cooperatives, Stevedoring Activities Companies, Port Institutions