GFF Békés Vocational School
WHO WE ARE?
The GFF Békés Vocational School is a well known vocational school in South-East Hungary, in the city of Békés. It preserves and follows the traditions of the “Békés Agricultural Practice School” established in 1902. As of September 1, 2015, our vocational training school serves as an education institution of the "Gál Ferenc College of Szeged-Csanád Diocese".
Our mission is to assist the College with valuable and applicable initial vocational and adult education and training. We also pay utmost attention to strenghtening communities in the spirit and virtues of Christian values.
Over the years, our institution has changed many times, and so has our trainings. We did this with the aim to guarantee up to date vocational education and training to the young people entrusted to our care.
We offer vocational secondary education in the fields of public service, catering, IT, agricultural and agro-machinery to obtain maturity certification.
Qualifications which can be obtained after maturity include agro-machinery technician, agricultural technician, IT system operator, catering manager and public and civil service officer.
The most popular types of training in vocational education are: confectione, shop assistant, welder, social care nurse, waiter, turner, agro-mechanic.
We also have departments in the cities of Budapest, Szeged and Gyula.
GFF Békés VS provides dormitory accomodation in the city of Békés for each applicant in 3-4 bed comfortable rooms. Various leisure and sport activities are available for students in the afternoon and evening hours.
We offer courses for "T" category driving license in our own driving school.
We offer our customers and clients a wide range of adult education training and courses (Continuing education and training - CVET).
Our trainings and courses
Training period: 3 years
Confectioner, Shop assistant, Farmer, Turner, Welder, Agro-mechanic, Waiter, Social care nurse
Vocational Secondary education:
Training period: 5 years
IT, Catering, Agro-machinery, Agriculture, Public service, Agro-machinery technician, Agricultural technician, Catering manager, Public and civil service officer
Qualifications which can be obtained after maturity:
Training period: 1 or 2 years
Practicing nurse, IT-system operator, Civil and Public Service officer, Agro-machinery technician, Agricultural technician, Catering management
Further training opportunities:
Training period: 1 year
Dementia nurse, Agricultural machine mechanic, CNC operator
Preparation for Maturity Exam
Training period: 2 years
One of the most important creeds of us:
Without confidence and love,
there can be no true education.
About our city
Békés is a town in Békés county, Hungary. It lies about 10 km (6 mi) north of Békéscsaba and 190 km (118 mi) east of Budapest.
About our country
Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) in the Carpathian Basin, it borders Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Romania to the east and southeast, Serbia to the south, Croatia and Slovenia to the southwest, and Austria to the west. With about 10 million inhabitants, Hungary is a medium-sized member state of the European Union. The official language is Hungarian, which is the most widely spoken Uralic language in the world, and among the few non-Indo-European languages to be widely spoken in Europe. Hungary's capital and largest city is Budapest.
About Gál Ferenc College
History of the College
The Faculty of Theology (TK) and Faculty of Social Sciences and Social Training (TSZK) of the 85-year-old Gál Ferenc College in Szeged, the Faculty of Pedagogy (PK) in Szarvas and Budapest, furthermore the agricultural institutions (MM) of Mezőtúr are waiting those high school or university graduates who are committed to Catholic theological studies, agriculture, ecclesiastical and social or teaching professions, the cultivation of sciences and serving communities.