Vocational Schools

Buildings that house schools offering instruction in one or more skilled or semiskilled trades or occupations. For educational facilities traditionally training technicians in business, industry, and commerce, usually for an immediate local area, use "polytechnics.".

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2960
Names
vocational schools
vocational school
schools, vocational
trade schools
vocational education facilities
vakscholen Dutch
vakschool Dutch
technische scholen Dutch
escuelas vocacionales Spanish
escuela vocacional Spanish

More Definitions

Buildings that house schools offering instruction in one or more skilled or semiskilled trades or occupations. For educational facilities traditionally training technicians in business, industry, and commerce, usually for an immediate local area, use "polytechnics."

view all →

Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006574. The J. Paul Getty Trust.