REVIEW OF TALLINN CONSTRUCTION SCHOOL
Tallinn Construction School (TCS) founded in 1947 is the state-budget financed vocational study institution in Tallinn administered by Estonian Ministry of Education and Research.
Since 2002 the training has been carried out in the Estonian and Russian languages according to the education policy decision to unite the Estonian-language Tallinn Construction School and the Russian-language Tallinn Kopli Construction School. The studies at school are based on curricula corresponding to national professional standards in three spheres:
TCS has been the member of Estonian Association of Construction Enterpreneurs since 1995, Estonian Furniture Industry Association since 2001 and Estonian Association of Electrical Enterprises since 2004.
TCS is officially acknowledged as the Vocational Examination Centre in all three professional fields by vocational accrediting bodies.
The Department of Adult Training has been successfully functioning in TCS since 1993. In adult training activities the school has been collaborating with Labour Market Board and Estonian Ministry of Education and Research.
TCS has participated in 16 international projects. In 2005 began collaboration as a partner in five European Social Fund development projects. For improvement the teaching of vocational skills TCS has contractual relationships with enterprises where students have regular practical training.
Key processes of TCS throughout the years: