VOCATIONAL UPPER SECONDARY SCHOOL DEGREE (Ptychio Epaggelmatikis Eidikotitas) - Specialty "Tourism Establishments Personnel"


The holder of a Vocational Upper Secondary School degree of this specialty:

1. Understands the relevance of theoretical knowledge and information related to a field of work or study.
2. Evaluates and interprets data to establish basic principles and concepts in a specific field of work.
3. Understands data and procedures in the implementation of more complex tasks.
4. Selects and uses relevant knowledge acquired to carry out specific actions.
1. Demonstrates effectiveness in carrying out complex tasks in unknown and unpredictable environments.
2. Communicates more complex information and solves problems by applying basic methods, tools, materials and information provided on a limited learning environment.
1. Applies knowledge and skills to perform some work systematically.
2. Adjusts, when solving problems, in circumstances, by actively participating in structured learning environments.
3. Under supervision, usually in the context of the profession, uses his own initiative with defined responsibility and autonomy.
4. Acquires basic skills as a basis for lifelong learning.

Relation To Employment

Holders of qualifications of this Type are entitled to obtain a professional license, along with the relevant rights, as provided by the pertinent legislation on the specific specialty.


Access to programmes leading to such qualifications is available for graduates of compulsory education or graduates of the 1st class of General Upper Secondary School (they may enrol in the 2nd class of EPAL).
Holders of qualifications of this type are entitled to obtain, following examinations, an EPAL Certificate. With the acquisition of EPAL Certificate they also gain access to the Apprenticeship Class (Level 5).

Ways To Aquire

Qualifications of this type are acquired via formal education.