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Human Capital2021-06-02T08:55:56+00:00
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Vocational education and training
Regional Centre for Vocational Education and Modern Technologies in Krosno
Labour market
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Creating the best conditions for vocational training of youth and adults is one of the strategic priorities of Krosno. The city is open to cooperation with investors and is ever ready to provide highly qualified staff in accordance with the individual needs of employers from many industries, including: automotive, aviation, mechanical, mechatronic, oil and gas, electricity, electronic, ICT.

Vocational Education and Training for ENGINEERING

The Krosno State College

A modern high school, cooperating with business while offering dual- study options.

Number of students: approximately 2400.

Technical Faculties:

  • Mechanics and machinery construction ((including CNC machines, mechatronics and the diagnostic testing of motor vehicles, mechanical engineering for aviation and design and manufacture in a virtual environment),
  • Information Technology,
  • Environmental Engineering,
  • Construction,
  • Commodity Science,
  • Mining and Geology,
  • Power Engineering,
  • Herbal Medicine,
  • Food processing and safety,
  • Agriculture.

Humanistic Faculties:

  • English Philology,
  • Bilingual Studies for Translators,
  • Management,
  • Pedagogics,
  • Nursing,
  • Tourism and Recreation,
  • Physical Education.

Graduates who have attained the title of Engineer can either begin work or continue their education at universities of Rzeszów (60 km), Kraków (180 km), Lublin (230 km), Katowice (245 km) and Warsaw (350 km).

Vocational Education and Training at the SECONDARY level

Krosno secondary schools offer a high level of vocational education and training, as the evidence shows from many high-profile all-Poland competitions and rankings.

Number of high school students in Krosno: 5353
Number of students in technical faculties: 2995

Technical Schools offering the highest level of education:

The Secondary Schools Complex No. 5

  • Faculties: electrical technician, electronics technician, automatics technician and information technology technician.
  • For many years has been at the forefront of Polish technical schools education.
  • In the prestigious, nationwide ranking, prepared in 2018 by the Perspektywy Education Foundation, was ranked 6th in Poland and remains the best technical school in the Podkarpackie Voivodeship.
  • Number of students: 1061.

The Stanisław Staszic Secondary Schools Complex No 3.

  • Faculties: mechanics technician, aviation mechanics technician, mechatronics technician and automotive technician.
  • For many years has been at the forefront of Polish automotive schools education.
  • In 2018 was awarded the title of  ‘Best Automotive School’ in Poland.
  • It has the most modern equipment, specialized workshops and laboratories of the Regional Centre for Vocational Education and Modern Technologies and the HAAS Technical Education Centre.
  • Number of students: 657.

The Ignacy Łukasiewicz Secondary Schools Complex No. 4

  • The only school in Poland currently schooling technicians for the Oil and Gas industry.
  • Faculties: drilling technician, geology technician, bore-hole technician, gas engineering technician, logistics technician, fitter, plumber (piping systems fitter).
  • Number of students: 722.
REGIONAL CENTRE FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND MODERN TECHNOLOGIES

The Regional Centre of Vocational Education and Modern Technologies is based here in Krosno. It has the latest ‘new generation’ equipment and devices, purchased as part of a project financed by the resources of the Regional Operational Programme of the Sub-Carpathian Voivodeship. The modern infrastructure is designed for the education of CNC machine operators, CNC programmers, specialists in CAD/CAM designing techniques, mechanical engineers, mechatronics engineers, welders and aviation mechanics. The laboratories are used as part of the education process of the Krosno secondary school students and to enhance the qualifications of enterprise employees.

Number of laboratories of the Regional Centre for Vocational Education and Modern Technologies:

20

Number of high school students using laboratories annually:

700

Number of employees of enterprises using laboratories annually:

200

LABORATORIES OF THE REGIONAL CENTRE FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND MODERN TECHNOLOGIES

Mechanical and mechatronics laboratories:

  • diagnostics of machines and devices,
  • maintenance and repair of machines and devices,
  • combustion engines and vehicle construction,
  • electrotechnics combined with mechatronics,
  • dedicated mechatronics,
  • electrotechnics and electronics,
  • metrology,
  • high precision CNC machining,
  • conventional machining,
  • CNC programming,
  • CAD/CAM design,
  • thermo-chemical treatment,
  • welding.

Aviation laboratories:

  • materials technology and aircraft structures and constructions testing,
  • aviation ground service and aircraft repairs,
  • construction and operation of aircraft,
  • flight simulation – possessing the Elite Evolution S812 FNTP II flight simulator, in the aircraft class of Piper Arrow, Piper Seneca, Cessna 172 RG,
  • practical navigation utilising two tourist moto-gliders Pipistrel Sinus, two two-seater training gliders, ALLSTAR PZL – PERKOZ, two single-seater training gliders, ALLSTAR PZL – JUNIOR, assisted by launching winches and glider trailers,
  • radio navigation.

Operators of the Regional Centre for Vocational Education and Modern Technologies in Krosno:

  • The Stanisław Staszic Secondary Schools Complex No 3. – practical training for young people as part of the educational system,
  • The Krosno State College – an operator of mechanical, mechatronic and automotive laboratories; provides classes for students and occupational training courses for adults,
  • The Vocational Improvement Institution in Rzeszów – an operator of the mechanical, mechatronic and automotive laboratories; provides occupational training courses for adults, mainly in the area of CNC machine operation and also MIG, MAG and TIG format welding,
  • The State Higher Vocational School in Chełm – an operator of a flight simulation laboratory,
  • The Mielec Flying Club in a consortium with Lotnisko Krosno Sp. z o. o. (Krosno airfield operating company) – an operator of aviation laboratories and aircraft; they offer glider flying training courses and motor-glider flying training courses.
Labour market

In spite of the fact that the rate of registered unemployment in the Municipality of Krosno belongs to the lowest ones in the country, there are many opportunities to find employees. Krosno is a commercial hub which attracts employees from neighbouring counties and districts.

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

City of Krosno: 3.1%*

The County of Krosno: 6.9%*

Podkarpackie Voivodeship: 9.0%*

Poland: 6.3%*

NUMBER OF REGISTERED UNEMPLOYED

City of Krosno: 932*

The County of Krosno: 2 502*

*Data: Statistics Poland, 2021-04-30

Map: Area of commuting to work in Krosno

Population of the area: 495,900
Number of registered unemployed in the area: 17,904

NUMBER OF WORK PLACES IN KROSNO

35,100

INCLUDING RESIDENTS OF KROSNO

20,700

COMMUTERS

14,400
last updated: 02.06.2021
CONTACT US

Municipal Office of Krosno

ul. Lwowska 28 A
38-400 Krosno

City Development
and Investors’ Assistance Department:

  + 48 13 47 43 301
  ri@um.krosno.pl

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