The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the law of vocational training in the vocational training Act (Republic of Latvia Saeima and the Cabinet of Ministers rapporteur, 1999, no. 14, no. 16; 2001; 2006, 21; 2007, nr. 14. no; 2009, 2., 6., no. 14; Latvian journal, 2010, 102, no. 205; 2011, 202. No.) the following amendments: 1. To supplement article 7 with the following paragraph 13: "13) determines the professional educational institutions and examination Center for the task — outside the formal education system for the assessment of professional competence acquired-fee service under price list." 2. Replace article 15 paragraph 3 of part 1, the words "or the" company "or" commercial society. 3. in article 15.1: make the second paragraph as follows: "(2) Professional education institution wishing to obtain professional education competence center status, submit to the Ministry of education and science application, in line with its founder. The application shall be accompanied by documents certifying the compliance of education referred to in the first subparagraph the Cabinet criteria. "; to supplement the article with the third and fourth subparagraph by the following: "(3) the Ministry of education and science within three months from this article referred to in the second paragraph of the date of receipt of the application, examine and submit to the Cabinet a proposal for professional education competence center award or refusal to grant it. (4) Cabinet of Ministers decision on the competence of vocational training center status, the refusal to grant or revoke this status shall be taken during the month from the Ministry of education and science of the date of receipt of the proposal. A decision on the competence of vocational training center for the status of the cancellation shall not suspend the operation of the appeal. " 4. in article 16: make the first paragraph by the following: "(1) according to the vocational education institution you want education and professional skills are the following educational institutions: 1) professional elementary school (educational institution which shall implement vocational education programs that enable you to get the first level of professional qualification);
2) school (educational institution, which shall implement vocational training programmes that enable you to have a second level of professional qualification); 3) vocational high school (educational institution which shall implement vocational secondary education programs that enable you to have a third level of professional qualification); 4) Engineering College (education authority, which implements the vocational secondary education programs that enable you to have a third level of professional qualifications, and has assigned a professional education competence centre status); 5) College (education authority, which implements the first level professional higher education (College of education) programs and enable you to have a fourth level of professional qualification). "; turn off 1.1; make the second paragraph as follows: "(2) vocational training institutions, in addition to the name in the first paragraph, the name may include a reference to the education program description."; Add to article 2.1 part as follows: "(21) Professional education establishments in the title the reference to the type of education may be replaced by a reference to the nature of the education programme."; to supplement the article with a fifth by the following: "(5) the first paragraph of this article, paragraph 4 does not apply to the cultural Ministry's subordinated to existing professional education institutions and training institutions which implement the first level professional higher education (College of education) program." 5. Add to article 28 of the second subparagraph of paragraph 1, after the word "correction," the words "and in learners with mental development disorders". 6. transitional provisions be supplemented with paragraph 19 by the following: "the 19 Cabinet until 1 September 2012 to provide vocational school alsviķi, Apguld-arodvidusskol, arodvidusskol, barkava cīrava arodvidusskol, Daugavpils trade school, the Eagle of the arodvidusskol, arodvidusskol, Rank of jaungulbene arodvidusskol, Skrunda, zaļenieki arodvidusskol arodvidusskol, Daugavpils State colleges, State colleges, OGRE priekuļi and ņmuiž State Engineering College, trade and technical school of Riga smiltene State colleges-vocational high school in the name of conformity of article 16 of this law and the education law, article 26 of the regulations."
The Parliament adopted the law in 2012 on April 19.
The President a. Smith in 2012 on May 3.