vocational


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vo·ca·tion·al

 (vō-kā′shə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a vocation or vocations: vocational counseling.
2. Relating to, providing, or undergoing training in a special skill to be pursued in a trade: vocational students learning to operate a lathe.

vo·ca′tion·al·ly adv.

vocational

(vəʊˈkeɪʃənəl)
adj
1. of or relating to a vocation or vocations
2. (Education) of or relating to applied educational courses concerned with skills needed for an occupation, trade, or profession: vocational training.
voˈcationally adv

vo•ca•tion•al

(voʊˈkeɪ ʃə nl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or connected with a vocation or occupation.
2. of, pertaining to, or providing instruction in an occupation or trade.
vo•ca′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vocational - of or relating to a vocation or occupation; especially providing or undergoing training in special skills; "vocational school"; "vocational students learning to repair a motor"
Translations
odborný
erhvervsrettet
ammatillinen
stručan
職業上の
직업상의
yrkes-
เกี่ยวกับวิชาชีพ
hướng nghiệp

vocational

[vəʊˈkeɪʃənl] ADJ [subject, course] → de formación profesional; [qualification, skill] → profesional
vocational guidanceorientación f profesional
vocational trainingformación f or capacitación f profesional

vocational

[vəʊˈkeɪʃənəl] adj [training, qualifications] → professionnel(le)
a vocational course → un stage de formation professionnellevocational guidance norientation f professionnellevocational school n (in US)centre m de formation professionnelle

vocational

adjBerufs-; qualificationsberuflich; vocational courseWeiterbildungskurs m; vocational trainingBerufsausbildung f; vocational retrainingberufliche Umschulung

vocational

[vəʊˈkeɪʃnl] adj (training) → professionale

vocational

مِهْنِيّ odborný erhvervsrettet beruflich επαγγελματικός vocacional ammatillinen professionnel stručan professionale 職業上の 직업상의 beroeps- yrkesmessig zawodowy profissional, vocacional профессиональный yrkes- เกี่ยวกับวิชาชีพ mesleki hướng nghiệp 职业的
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The figures, contained in an independent review of vocational qualifications by education foundation Edge, show a rise of 8.3 per cent on the previous year and a 117 per cent rise on the numbers awarded five years ago.
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The visit will allow delegates to learn of developments on 14-19 learning pathways, the credit framework and the Welsh Bac qualification, which together are revolutionising the vocational curriculum in Wales.
According to the Spanish Ministry of Education, between the academic years 2000-2001 and 2001-2002, the number of students enrolled in mid-level vocational training in Spain increased by 11 percent, and there was a 15 percent Increase among students enrolled in advanced vocational training The number of students enrolling in online vocational programs also climbed steeply, by 65 percent in intermediate programs and 92 percent in advanced programs.
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Weiss was selected as an honoree for his consistent support of Chabad Vocational Schools, which provides vocational training to orphaned and-disabled boys and girls in Israel.
Seventy-five years later, the AVA has become the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE), and the programs that were once called vocational are now called career and technical.
"We look at a person's strengths, abilities, and capabilities to achieve whatever is their vocational goal," said Rita Martin, deputy director of Indiana's Vocational Rehabilitation Division.