Presentation

Politeknika Ikastegia Txorierri is a Secondary and Vocational Education Cooperative Training Centre which provides Bachiller and Vocational Educational Studies.  Politeknika Ikastegia Txorierri focuses on serving local Industry and is committed to the integral and lifelong learning of its students. The Centre promotes Innovation in Technological and Pedagogical Projects and aims to offer a quality service to the Public, meeting the local training needs of young people, the local universities and institutions.

Our Educational Project outlines the responsible and democratic participation of the entire student community and employs evaluation as part of our ongoing Quality Improvement Plan.  We strive to be a leading Training Centre reputed for close collaboration with local companies and quality integral, lifelong training.

Legal Status:

Co-operative company: Workers, Families, Companies and Local Councils.

Number of members: 450

Collaborating Members:

COMPANIES LOCAL COUNCILS
MATRICI S. COOP. Ayto. de LOIU
ONDOAN S. COOP. Ayto. de SONDIKA
FAGOR ARRASATE S. COOP. Ayto. de DERIO
ARTECHE S.A. Ayto. de LEZAMA
GAZTEMPRESA Ayto. de  ZAMUDIO
PROINYEC Ayto. de LARRABETZU
BATZ ZAMUDIO .

Hystorical Informations:

YEAR EVENT
1979 The school is born thanks to the initiative of a group of families and teachers with the support of the companies and local councils of the Txorierri Region.
1983 The school sets up LANGIRO (which provides R+D services to companies).
1989 It becomes a school supported by the Basque Government?s Employment Ministry and starts developing occupational and continuous training methods.
1993 The new building is inaugurated thanks to the contributions made by the Basque Government?s Departments of Education and Employment, the Provincial Government of Bizkaia, The Union of Local Councils in Txorierri, Caja Laboral and The Mondragón Co-operative Corporation.
1995 The Local Councils of Txorierri join the Co-operative.
1999 We become a member of the NETWORK of Centres for Comprehensive Vocational Training in the Basque Country.
2003 The school is awarded the Silver Q of Quality in Management.
2004 The school celebrates its 25th anniversary.
2005 We certificated our Environmental Magnement System according to the Norm UNE-EN ISO 14001:2004
The school is awarded the Gold Q of Quality in Management.
2009 Agreement with Ikastolen Elkartea
2013 Incorporation agreement to Bizkaia Technology Park.
Incorporation agreement to ACICAE, Basque Automotive Cluster.
2015 We renovated our Environmental Magnement System certificate according to the Norm UNE-EN ISO 14001:2015
2019 We certificated our Educational Magnement System according to the Norm UNE-EN ISO 9001:2015