Sectors 02 Arts and humanities , 04 Business, Administration and Law , 06 Information and Communication technologies , 10 Services
OID Number E10112167
Specialising in sector 0211 Audio-visual techniques and media production0212 Fashion, interior and industrial design.0414 Marketing and advertising0611 Computer use1012 Hair and beauty services
Jobs Graphic designInteractive media designMultimedia productionFashion designComputer administration and managementInformation technology administrationInformation technology securityTailoringHairdressingManicure/ Pedicure
The centre is able to provide work placements for students with special needs No
Type of work placements Student work placementsTeacher exchangesStudents with fewer opportunities
Erasmus Experience Yes
Esprominho – Escola Profissional do Minho, is a private vocational training school that has initiated its activity in 1989 with over 30 years of experience in providing vocational education and training. It provides level II and IV vocational training courses equivalent to the 9th and 12th grade: education and training courses for young and adults with academic equivalence to basic and secondary levels, and finally, training courses (microcredencials) and professional development for active people.
EsproMinho is also a training center for trainers.
EsproMinho is located on the district capitals of the Minho Region: Braga.
EsproMinho is mainly funded by EU and authorized, by Portuguese Education Ministry to develop educational and vocational training activities (dual system) in different training areas: beauty care – aesthetics, hairdressing, and manicurepedicure; geriatrics, computer science, commerce, sewing and fashion, tourism, management, and accounting.
The courses confer professional certification of level II, III or IV and academic equivalence to the 9th year of schooling or 12th grade. About 600 youth and adults’ trainees are currently attending EsproMinho, spread over the different courses: fashion, Information Technology, commerce, tourism, beauty care, hairdressing, business, or events management.
About 55 people work in the school, of which 15 are non-teaching staff, including education, administrative,
training in the context of work and directors.
EsproMinho’s Educational is an inclusive project is based on values such as professionalism, rigor, knowledge, entrepreneurship, and leadership with strong concerns about digital transition and green sustainability.