OBJECTIVES OF PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
The purpose of vocational training at the secondary level is to provide the person enrolled there with the skills necessary to practice a trade or profession. It focuses on the job market and its requirements. It is through a structured set of learning activities defined by the programs of the Department of Education that this goal is realized. In addition, work placements allow the student to practice under the supervision of experienced individuals in the profession. High school vocational training also offers developmental activities that update the skills needed to maintain job performance in the labor market. In addition to the required prerequisites and basic skills,
SANCTION OF STUDIES
Vocational training, whether for young people or adults, gives access to the same official documents issued by the Ministry of Education, namely the Vocational Studies Diploma (DEP) and the Vocational Specialization Certificate (ASP) ). The issuance of these documents is done when the person has successfully completed all the courses of the training plan to which they have registered.
SECONDARY PROFESSIONAL SECTORS
DEP – Diploma of professional studies
Pathway to Vocational Education, whose programs, from 600 to 1800 hours, lead to the Diploma of Vocational Studies. This training prepares students to practice a trade whose exercise requires theoretical knowledge and gestural skills.
ASP – Attestation of vocational specialization Path of vocational education whose programs, lasting from 330 to 900 hours, lead to a certificate of professional specialization. This training prepares students for the exercise of a particular occupation for which the required training completes initial vocational training (DEP). She is a specialization in a particular branch of a trade.
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