Adult Pedagogical Education Centre (APEC) of the Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art (FEPA) was established in 1993 with a view to contributing to the further education of teachers in Latvia. It’s work began in 1994/1995 academic year, hosting the first students and organising the first course of further education courses. The Centre has experience in developing and implementing large ESF projects.

Main lines of action:

  • development of new further professional development programmes for teachers, taking into account the needs of national education policies, employers, teachers and other stakeholders;
  • organisation of high quality implementation of further education courses;
  • providing consultations on opportunities for improving professional skills of teachers when attending further education courses;
  • networking with educational institutions and public organisations in Latvia and abroad, dealing with adult pedagogical education and further education issues.