Οργανισμός Απασχόλησης Εργατικού Δυναμικού

OAED Institutes of Vocational Training (ΙΕΚ)

INITIAL VOCATIONAL TRAINING AT THE OAED IEK

Throughout Greece, the OAED is currently operating 30 Institutes of Vocational training offering post-secondary school vocational training. This year, 2,225 students attend the OAED IEK in 38 modern fields of study. The OAED Institutes of Vocational Training are supervised by the Institute of Adult Continuing Education (IDEKE).

Aim: to help students obtain professional skills in view of their entry into the labour market by means of specialized scientific and technical knowledge.

Studies-Assessment-Accreditation During their studies, ΙΕΚ students attend both theoretical and laboratory courses.

Assessment

  • mid-semester examinations 
  • final examinations at the end of each semester.

On completion of their studies, the OAED ΙΕΚ students receive a Vocational Training Certificate. This certificate entitles them to participate in the examinations for vocational training accreditation in order to obtain a Vocational Training Diploma at post-secondary vocational training level.

Their grade in the theoretical module of the accreditation examinations constitutes an ASEP (Supreme Personnel Selection Council) selection criterion for employment in the public sector.

For information about the accreditation, please visit the website of the National Ogranization for the Certification of Qualifications and Career Guidance (www.eoppep.gr).