The Vocational Training Center “DAFNI” was founded 1996 by a team of scientists with major goal to combat unemployment (especially in female and young people, populations) with high – level vocational training based on the latest educational methods and technological innovations. It is staffed by specialized personnel aiming at an efficient development of its activities and at the implementation of its future goals. It functions’ s as Certified -by the Greek Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs- Vocational Training Center (nom profit non government organizations) with a nation – wide range of activities. Is based in Patras, state of Achaia, Western Greece with branches in Athens and Argos.


– Ten classrooms, four of which are equipped with PC’ s, printers, scanners, educational software, etc.

– Full up – to – date buildings infrastructure and all the appropriate teaching aids.

– Distinguished teams of scientific advisors and associate instructors

– Experienced and highly trained administrative staff

– A wide range of educational tools

Certified fields

  1. Agricultural Professions
  2. Health Professions
  3. Information Technology Profession
  4. Pedagogical Professions
  5. Management professions
  6. Computer professions
  7. Tourism professions
  8. Agricultural professions
  9. Technical professions

Fields of Action

– Continuous Job Training and Vocational Education Promotion of the trainees to the Labour Market
– Support and develop of entrepreneurship for women and young people.
– Actions against social exclusion in the Labour Market
– Promote the distance education to all fields
– Research and Development of educational and training tools
– Promoting partnership among public and private sectors to materialize innovative, in order to create jobs and help the work force adjust to industrial change
– Pilot projects that are co-finance by the European Union and / or other International Development Organizations
– Organize meetings, congresses, exhibitions and events.

Cooperation with various partners at home and abroad

– Hospitals – Clinics
– Food industry
– Agricultural cooperative associations
– Security Companies
– Universities – Colleges – Institutes
– Municipalities
– Advanced Technological Application Companies

Inter – State cooperation

DAFNI V.T.C. belongs to the following inter – state networks: