17 December 2018
WorldSkills Croatia is a part of the governmental body Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education (AVETAE).
WorldSkills Croatia is a part of the governmental body Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education (AVETAE). AVETAE has a long tradition in the organisation of national student skills competitions for VET secondary schools and students.
The Agency strongly promotes and encourages cooperation between VET and industry. Student skills competitions Have a large potential to be a valuable tool for promoting and raising the attractiveness of VET in Croatia.
The Agency, under the name WorldSkills Croatia, represents Croatia in WorldSkills International and WorldSkills Europe and organises the selection and participation of Croatian teams for EuroSkills and WorldSkills competitions.
Our membership in these associations and experiences from international competitions are used to modernise national skills competitions, which has been recognised as one of the strategic priorities in the development of Croatian VET system until 2020.
Recognition and promotion of excellence in skills.
We promote the importance of vocational skills as a basis for the growth of Croatian economy. We aim to increase attractiveness of vocational education and training and inspire young people to select vocational professions as a desirable career choice. We strive to become a recognised national platform for cooperation between education and industry.