The School was founded in 1973.
The School is a modern educational institution, open to change and ready to provide quality services to anyone who wants to. The most important activities – initial vocational training, labor market vocational training, non-formal adult education and refresher training.
THE VISION OF SCHOOL
To develop students' ability successfully accept of future challenges and work efficiently by assuming responsibility for talents, actions and decisions.
THE MISSION OF SCHOOL
To give every student an opportunity to develop their talents and to develop the talents available when discovering their own vocation.
The School has a license to implement 19 initial vocational training programs, 19 labor market training programs, 35 non-formal education programs. From 2017, 1st of September the School is trained in 14 vocational training programs, duration from 1 year to 3 years.
A wide range of specialists in the field of services is being developed: cooks, confectioners, waiters and barmen, hairdressers, trade companies' assistant managers, sellers, small scale business organizers, car mechanics, welders, joiners, furniture makers.
In 2013 the School was awarded a Quality Certificate, proving that the School has a quality management system installed, meeting the quality management standard ISO 9001:2008 requirements.
In 2015 the School was given Erasmus+ Vocational Education and Training Mobility Charter and approved Internationalization Strategy for 2016 - 2020. The Charter Certificate issued by the European Commission gives priority for international participation Erasmus+ program projects. Vocational training specialists have the opportunity to raise professional qualifications not only in the republic, but also in other Erasmus+ Programme countries. The best School students are sent to practical traineeships in Erasmus+ Programme countries, where they are able to develop professional knowledge, skills and gain new competences.
The School community understands the requirements of education reform, actively involved in the process of change in the education system and in the School. The changes in the quality of education are reflected in the ever-increasing number of students who graduate from School every year in high schools and higher schools, good employment.
There are educational units in the School: Tolerance Training Center, Driving School (B category drivers are being trained), Library and Reading Room Information Center, Car Service, basketball club „Politechnika“.
For the safety of students the School is watched by cameras from inside and outside.
ACADEMIC CALENDAR OF THE SCHOOL
Autumn semester: September 1 – January 31
Spring semester: February 1 – June 29
From 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest): 1-3 negative evaluation, 4 - 10 positive evaluation.
2017 – 2018. Erasmus+ program KA116 Vocatıonal Education and Training Mobility Project “Teaching and Learning Enabling Participants to Act Constructively in the International Context” Nb.2017-1-LT01-KA116-035068
2016 – 2017. ERASMUS+ program KA1 Action mobility project „The Integration of International Experience into the Changes of Vocational Training“ Nb.2016-1-LT01-KA116-023025.
2016. The project supported by Department of Physical Education and Sports “Purchase of Sports Equipment and Inventory“.
2016. The project supported by Šiauliai District Municipality Department of Education and sport „Organization and management of various types of sport tournaments in sport club „Politechnica“.
2015 - 2016. ERASMUS+ program Leonardo da Vinci (KA1 Action) mobility project “Practical internship in Europe. Experience and perspectives” No.2015-LT01-KA102-013081
2015 - 2016. ERASMUS+ program Leonardo da Vinci (KA1 Action) mobility project “The application of vocational training methodologies in EU countries for children with different abilities“ No.2015-LT01-KA102-013323
2015. The project supported by Šiauliai District Municipality Department of Health care council „The Harmony of Helth“
2015. The project supported by Šiauliai District Municipality Department of Education and sport „Organization and management of various types of sport tournaments in sport club „Politechnica“
2014-2015. ERASMUS+ program Leonardo da Vinci (KA1 Action) mobility project "Improvement of vocational training, creating a non-traditional learning environments" Nb.2014-1-LT01-KA102-000215.
2014-2015. ERASMUS+ program Leonardo da Vinci (KA1 Action) mobility project „Conveying the Traditional Crafts in Professional Training Classes" Nb. 2014-1-LT01-KA102-000036.
2014. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Improvement of Professional and Organizational Skills in the Field of Tourism" Nr. LLP-LdV-IVT-2013-LT-0838.
2014. The project supported by Šiauliai District Municipality "Youth socialization through sport activity".
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Entrepreneurship skills improvement through international mobility" Nb.LLP-LdV-IVT-2013-LT-0846.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Training quality improvement of the trading sector personnel" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2013-LT-0900.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Development of the professional competence using the experience of the foreign partners" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2013-LT-0889.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Raising the quality of vocational training by getting acquainted with methods applied for measuring and assessing competences" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2013-LT-0921.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Economics and Profession" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2013-LT-0881.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project ,,Eco generation. Let's create future responsibly" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2013-LT-0882.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Green School. Beginning" Nb.LLP-LdV-IVT-2013-LT-0832.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Internship for Joiners With Special Needs" Nr.LLP-LdV-IVT-2012-LT-0784.
2013. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „ECVET- construction and catering field specialties student development tool" Nb.LLP-LdV-IVT-2013-LT-0860".
2013. The project supported by health care council of Šiauliai District Municipality „I want to live healthy and actively".
2012 - 2014. Comenius multilateral partnership project "ART AND SCIENCE - The Best Ambassadors of the National Values within Europe" Nb.LLP-COM-DP-2012-LT-00176.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project "Students with special needs training peculiarities in Italy and France, seeking for full integration of these students into the healthy community and success in professional career" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2012-LT-0773.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Improving the professional competence of the automechanics during practical activities in Europe" Nb. LLP-LdV-IVT-2012-LT-0686.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Use of the modern technology in the automechanics' practical training" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2012-LT-0730.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project "Healthy food preparation, natural taste, perfect quality and modern presentation in public catering sector" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2012-LT-0719.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project ,,Beauty Trends and Service Experience in European Union Countries" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2012-LT-0779.
2012. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „The Development of Practical Skills in Hairdressers Specialty" Nb.LLP-LdV-IVT-2012-LT-0788.
2012. The project financed by EU structural and Lithuanian Ministry of Education funds ,,The Development and Implementation of Internal Quality Assurance Systems in vocational training institutions in Šiauliai region" Nb.VP1-2.2-ŠMM-04-V-03-007.
2012. The project financed by Europe social fund and Ministry of Education, coordinated by Educational development „Development and introduction of the system enhancing the technological competencies of vocational teachers and lecturers" Nb. VPI-2.2-ŠMM-02-V-02-001.
2010 – 2012. Leonardo da Vinci program partnership project "Kitchen and restaurant guide for starters" Nb.LLP-LdV-PRT-2010-LT-0141.
2011. Leonardo da Vinci program mobility project „Quality Management in the European Union vocational training institutions" Nb.LLP-LdV-VETPRO-2011-LT-0606.