Vocational Education



KEN School Complex in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska conducts recruitment for:
• footwear technical school (4 years)
graduates acquire the following qualifications:
AU.10 – Manufacture of footwear
AU.52 – Organisation and conduct of footwear manufacture processes
•  shoemaker programme (3 years) 
graduates acquire the following qualifications:
AU.10 – Manufacture of footwear
or the apprentice status

A footwear technician is a profession for creative people following current, or capable of setting news trends in fashion. The work offers a possibility of taking advantage of innovative technological solutions and materials. During the course, students acquire the knowledge and skills allowing them to independently produce diverse models of footwear.

Sales Representative –> SHOEMAKER <— Quality Expert

Production Manager –> SHOEMAKER <— Footwear designer

Constructor                –> SHOEMAKER <— Office worker

A student of the footwear technical school may count on:
• scholarships and awards
• paid holiday work placements
• practical classes in footwear design
• guaranteed work placement
• practical classes once a week conducted outside of the school premises
• an Italian language course
• Educational trips

KEN School Complex in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska:
• is the only school in Poland providing courses in this area of education
• offers subsidised accommodation for students (boarding school)
• guarantees work placements for all its students
• offers practical courses with the use of the latest machines and devices
• graduates acquire foundations to continue education at university level courses such as
– footwear design
– industrial design
– leather technology
– or to follow their own interests
• guarantees a stable future perspective

More information can be found at the school’s website http://www.zsken.edu.pl/ and its Facebook profile https://www.facebook.com/Zawodobuwnik/