Vocational Schools

Educational institutions 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.".

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vocational schools
vocational school
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trade schools
vocational education facilities
escuelas vocacionales Spanish
escuela vocacional Spanish
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Educational institutions 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."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300343436. The J. Paul Getty Trust.