About us

Short overview of the school

Ida-Virumaa Vocational  Education Centre (IVVEC) is a public VET institution, situated in the north-east of Estonia, which proovides initial and additional vocational training and retraining for young people and adults.


Around 2400 students of various ages, both after basic and secondary school, study at IVVEC in 23 curriculum groups. All the curricula are offered both at school and on work-based learning scheme. Instruction languages are Estonian and Russian. We also offer a wide range of courses for initial training, in-service education and retraining to over 3000 adults yearly.

IVVEC has 3 campuses in different towns of Ida-Viru county:

  • Sillamäe, 13 Tallinna hwy, 40202
  • Jõhvi, 13 Kutse Str, 41533
  • Narva, 45 Kreenholmi Str, 20104 and 3 Raudtee Str, 20103

We provide services to a big number of customers at our training facilities:

  • Restaurants “La Fourmi“ and “Manufaktuur“
  • Beauty Salon “La Beaute“
  • Conference rooms

Our students are accommodated at dormitories in Jõhvi (100 people) and Sillamäe (300 people).

We offer the following curricula:

Construction and wood - finishing work in construction (painter, tiler and plasterer), painter, plasterer, tiler, carpenter-log house builder, carpenter, water system technician, concrete worker, bricklayer, cabinetmaker, wood-machine operaator.

Technology - electrician, automatician, manufacturing and industrial automatician, mechatronic, miner, laboratory technician, operator of chemical processes

Economics, logistics and entrepreneurship - warehouse worker, small business entrepreneur, transport organizer, accountant, business administration specialist

IT & multimeedia – junior IT systems specialist​, junior software developer​, junior multimedia specialist​, small companies ICT support specialist​

Food & Catering - cook assistan, cook, technology of bakery and pastry-cook, confectioner, waiter​

Metal & Automotive – welder, welder (semi-automatic), machine-tool worker, vehicle technician, cartechnician, motorcartechnician

Service - cleaner, tourism organizer, travel consultant, shop assistant, dressmaker, clothe sewing, tailor, hairdresser

International cooperation

Vision of IVVEC

Internationally active and multilingual education centre which provides flexible lifelong learning opportunities.

Mission of IVVEC

Training highly-skilled professionals in accordance with the needs of job-providers and trainees.

Explore IVVEC, take our VIRTUAL TOUR to see all the campuses at any time, from any location !

For additional information:

Karén Sukiasyan
Head of Development and Public Relations
Mob: +372 5270 400
E-mail: karen.sukiasyan@ivkhk.ee

Welcome to Ida-Virumaa Vocational Education Centre !

Around 2400 students of various ages, both after basic and secondary school, study at IVVEC in 23 curriculum groups. All the curricula are offered both at school and on work-based learning scheme. Instruction languages are Estonian and Russian. We also offer a wide range of courses for initial training, in-service education and retraining to over 3000 adults yearly.

IVVEC has 3 campuses in different towns of Ida-Viru county:

  • Sillamäe, 13 Tallinna hwy, 40202
  • Jõhvi, 13 Kutse Str, 41533
  • Narva, 45 Kreenholmi Str, 20104 and 3 Raudtee Str, 20103

We provide services to a big number of customers at our training facilities:

  • Restaurants “La Fourmi“ and “Manufaktuur“
  • Beauty Salon “La Beaute“
  • Conference rooms

Our students are accommodated at dormitories in Jõhvi (100 people) and Sillamäe (300 people).

We offer the following curricula:

Construction and wood - finishing work in construction (painter, tiler and plasterer), painter, plasterer, tiler, carpenter-log house builder, carpenter, water system technician, concrete worker, bricklayer, cabinetmaker, wood-machine operaator.

Technology - electrician, automatician, manufacturing and industrial automatician, mechatronic, miner, laboratory technician, operator of chemical processes

Economics, logistics and entrepreneurship - warehouse worker, small business entrepreneur, transport organizer, accountant, business administration specialist

IT & multimeedia – junior IT systems specialist​, junior software developer​, junior multimedia specialist​, small companies ICT support specialist​

Food & Catering - cook assistan, cook, technology of bakery and pastry-cook, confectioner, waiter​

Metal & Automotive – welder, welder (semi-automatic), machine-tool worker, vehicle technician, cartechnician, motorcartechnician

Service - cleaner, tourism organizer, travel consultant, shop assistant, dressmaker, clothe sewing, tailor, hairdresser

International cooperation

Vision of IVVEC

Internationally active and multilingual education centre which provides flexible lifelong learning opportunities.

Mission of IVVEC

Training highly-skilled professionals in accordance with the needs of job-providers and trainees.

Explore IVVEC, take our VIRTUAL TOUR to see all the campuses at any time, from any location !

For additional information:

Karén Sukiasyan
Head of Development and Public Relations
Mob: +372 5270 400
E-mail: karen.sukiasyan [at] ivkhk.ee

Welcome to Ida-Virumaa Vocational Education Centre !