In September 2014 Science and Technology Centre in Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences (ViA ZTC) took over the responsibilities of Life-long learning centre in Valmiera. Its main task is to transfer the intelectual, technological and innivative potential of the university into the practical economics. As well – the centre is responsible for increase of life-long learning opportunities in Vidzeme region.
ViA ZTC provides various courses that are adjusted to labor market demand and the needs and interests of potential students. ViA ZTC provides the opportunity to learn languages, information technology, business, project management, courses for education professionals and others.
In addition, Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences offers the service „Open University” that allows anyone to attend a specific study course In accordance with the previously acquired education.
The main fields of ZTC Life-long learning are:
- Open university
- Individual learning programs for entrepreneurs, organizations, state agencies
- Language courses
- Preparatory courses for university and secondary school candidates
- Conferences, seminars and other educational events related to life-long learning
Inta Vanaga, Life-long learning project manager
Science and Technolgy Centre
Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences
Tel.: 64207227, 28374150