Modern and quality vocational education for personal and professional development


Regional Center of Competence Catering School Opatija is the bearer of RCK RECEPT – Regional Center of Professions in Tourism UP. The project is completely and irreversibly funded by the European Social Fund within Operational program Efficient Human Potentials 2014 – 2020.
Insured financial funds and planned activities of the project will insure the establishment of the structure and work organization of the Regional Center of Competence, as well as the development and implementation of regular education, adult education and lifelong learning within RCK, improvement of employee competencies, promotion of vocational professions and work of the Center, innovation and cooperation with Institutions of higher education and scientific organisations, vocational chambers and associations along with the relevant economic subjects.

Total Project value

58.683.119,88 kuna

Project implementation period

from 01.4.2020. to 01. 12. 2023.

Contact for more information

[email protected]


Establishing work organization and the development of the Regional Center of Competence

Impact on the establishment of sustainable program and personnel conditions of RCK Catering School Opatija

Development and implementations of programs

Secondary and adult education, lifelong education; procurement of equipment and innovative programs for the use of new technologies

Promotion of vocational professions and work of Regional Center of Competence

The attractiveness of the programme, the motivation of the target group to participate and the focus of users on activities

Improving competencies of educational workers and mentors employed with the employers

Participation of educational staff in trainings, workshops for innovative teaching models, training of mentors for working with apprentices

Innovation and cooperation with higher education institutions and scientific organisations, vocational chambers and associations alongside relevant economic subjects

Partnership with representatives of vocational chambers /associations /support institutions, the scientific community and the economy




Project holder:

Regional Center of Competence
Catering School Opatija

County of Primorje and Gorski Kotar

High school of dr. Antun Barac Crikvenica

High school of Hrvatski Kralj Zvonimir, Krk

Catering and Trade School, Karlovac

High school Ambroz Haračić, Mali Lošinj

Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management


Adult Education Institution in Zagreb

Katarina line Ltd., Opatija

Valamar Riviera Ltd., Poreč

Jadranka turizam Ltd., Mali Lošinj

IV-ER-KVC Ltd., Karlovac