Educational Training Firms (ETF) are part of and work in an Educational Training Centre. This centre is fully equipped and suitably furnished office, organized in different sections. In this office the companies perform economic and commercial activities, simulating the activities of a real economic environment and practice.
All school educational training firms work in the ETC in accordance to the school timetable.
A central office of the ETF plays the role of the state with all its institutions and services. All the necessary main and key competences needed for the functioning of a real enterprise are developed and trained in the process of “studying” in the ETF.
The methodology of the ETF is a didactic model which gives opportunity to the student to acquire the necessary professional, communicative and social competences under the conditions of a real marketing system. The aim of the ETC is that students should gain key qualifications for a successful realization in the professional world.
Seminars for training teachers from southern Bulgaria as tutors of ETF are also organized in the Educational Training Centre.