New study program at Astangu VRC

23. September 2015

In September 2015, Astangu VRC opened a new study program Office work for its clients.

Office work is a 3-year program, which concentrates on developing competencies to perform high quality assistive work in the office environment. The curriculum includes the basics of entrepreneurship, management and service in office work, documentation and archives, digital tools in entrepreneurship, bookkeeping and a lot more. The first study group consists of 7 people with physical disabilities in various age groups.
Office work is an addition to three vocational education study programs  –  software developer, cook’s assistant and carpenter, taught at Astangu VRC so far. Several other prevocational and vocational training programmes are offered as well. All in all, 113 clients started their vocational rehabilitation at Astangu this fall.