About Us

About Us

Our mission is to supply business with high-quality, modern and applicable knowledge enriched with national and international experiences and good business practice examples according to the ‘’practice to practice’’ principle.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia – Institute for business education is one of the education and training providers for adults with longest tradition and experience in development, organization and implementation of professional and technical seminars, training courses, workshops, short- and long-term courses and other events for the needs of business subjects Slovenia. Orientation towards actual education, training and competences demands on the labor market enabled us to become one of the largest education and training providers for adults in Slovenia.

Institute has 20 years of experiences as a professional institution for carrying out public and other forms of education and training. Knowledge, years of experiences of our staff and cooperation with domestic and foreign experts enable us to develop and provide high-quality short-time and tailor made education and training programs.
In year 2015 we organized and performed over 500 educational and training events for experts and management with approximately 9000 participants.

Main goals of education and training of management and experts are:

  • higher productivity
  • increasing of ratio and quality of business practice
  • higher quality of products and services.

IBE gives special emphasis on applicable knowledge and experience. Lecturers and trainers are mostly national experts with high professional competence as well as didactical expertise for competent work with highly demanding target groups on seminars, workshops and other formal and informal education, training and advisory events. Big share of our education and advisory services are carried out in companies (or in their local area) after the preliminary analysis and agreement and are therefore tailor-made.

In 2005 we started with new 24-hours programs of pedagogical training and training for adult education approaches of in-company mentors.

Important part of the institute’s activities is validation and certification of national vocational qualifications. For that purpose Institute established examination center within its organization structure which is in charge of technical, administrative and professional validation and certification of national vocational qualifications.
IBE is therefore authorized for assessment and certification of national vocational qualifications for:

  • Project manager
  • Project task manager
  • Construction and plastering operator
  • Concrete work operator
  • Civil engineering constructions operator
  • Fireproof material fitter
  • Bookkeeper
  • Accountant for small business, private entrepreneurs and institutes
  • Tourists animator
  • Tourists informer
  • Sommelier
  • Fashion designer
  • Reflexotherapist
  • Production foreman
  • Guard
  • Security Officer
  • Security Supervisor
  • Security Control Center Operator
  • Security Technician
  • Security Manager
  • Body Guard
  • Security Systems Engineer
  • Webpage designer
  • Webpage maker
  • Technical assistant for software applications and databases
  • Technical assistant for computer systems and networks
  • Software maintainer
  • Computer hardware maintainer
  • Real estate agent
  • Janitor
  • Assistant in international trade
  • Sales promoter
  • Telesalesman
  • Forwarder

IBE also offers preparatory courses for national vocational qualifications listed above.
IBE has several public authorizations for providing preparatory courses and for assessment of qualifications obtained from:

Ministry of the Environment and Spatial Planning:

  • additional training for real-estate agents

Ministry of the Interior:

  • preparatory courses and examinations for ski runs supervisors

Ministry of Transport:

  • additional training for road drivers
  • training and assessment of qualification for cableway installations operation managers and their deputy managers
  • training and assessment of qualification for cableway installations mechanical engineers
  • training and assessment of qualification for shipping agents

Ministry of Education and Sport authorized CCIS for providing of foremen and shop managers preparatory courses and examinations which also lead to secondary technical education:

  • Foremen in electroenergetics
  • Construction foremen
  • Food processing foremen
  • Hospitality manager

IBE carries out exams for CCIS.
In addition to public authorizations IBE organizes and administrates exams in accordance to the CCICS Regulations on assessment and confirmation of qualifications. Regulations were confirmed by the Board of directors of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia.

Exams are carried out on the basis of training programs, approved by the competent branch association or chamber which specifies knowledge and skills that are assessed in examination. Preparatory courses and examinations are intended for acquisition and confirmation of additional, contemporary and specialized knowledge of human potential in companies. Qualified assessors are experts and are appointed by the examination committee at competent branch association or chamber. Participation in preparatory course is not a condition to approach examination.
In 2015 over 3000 candidates participated on assessment and confirmation of qualifications.
Advisory role is an important part of education and training offer and examinations. Advisors which finished special training program offer help to candidates in preparation of portfolios and other enrollment documentation and give advice which training or which qualification is most suitable to a candidate regarding his education working and life achievements and experience.

We cooperate in the development process and we are one of the providers of post secondary non-university technical programs for adults:

  • information science engineer
  • civil engineer
  • economist
  • business administrator

In the last 3 years we provide training for the next companies:

  • Alpetour potovalna agencija d.d.
  • Alples d.d.
  • Arcont d.d.o.
  • Bolnišnica Golnik
  • BSH Hišni aparati, d.o.o.
  • Cestno podjetje Ljubljana d.d.
  • CGP Novo Mesto
  • Davčna uprava RS, Generalni davčni urad
  • Državni zbor
  • ETI Eelektroelement d.d.
  • Gorenje d.d.
  • Gorenje gostinstvo d.o.o.
  • HELLA Saturnus Slovenija d.o.o.
  • Hotel Tabor Ljubljana
  • Iskra Avtoelektrika d.d.
  • Iskra ESV, d.d.
  • Ljubljanske mlekarne
  • Ministrstvo za obrambo
  • Miška d.o.o.
  • Muzej in galerije mesta Ljubljane, Ljubljana
  • Novem Car Interior design
  • NT Logistika, Komenda
  • Obrtno-podjetniška zbornica Ajdovščina
  • Panvita d.d.
  • Rudis d.d. Trbovlje
  • Rut d.o.o.
  • Schenker d.d., Ljubljana
  • SHhop d.o.o.
  • Sklad kmetijskih zemljišč in gozdov Republike Sloveije
  • SNG Drama Ljubljana
  • Univerza V Ljubljani, Karierni center, Ljubljana
  • Univerza v Mariboru, Karierni center
  • Zavod Republike Slovenije za zaposlovanje
  • Zavod za gradbeništvo Slovenije, Ljubljana