-The “Escola Agrària de Viticultura I Enologia Mercè Rossell i Domènech” is a public school belongs to the Regional Ministry of Agriculture of Catalonia, specialised in vocational education training in viticulture, enology and wines business, and also dedicated to offer courses to winegrowers and farmers.
-The institution is situated in Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, near Barcelona and named “the capital of CAVA”, a kind of sparkling wine. The school has 7 ha of vinyeards, a cellar, 2 labs, and its perform 120 students in short cycles in viticulture, enology and wine business. The Escola also offer many courses to specialize more than 300 winegrowers and farmers.
-The wine sector requires international working and for this reason we are promoting international mobilities between our students. Some exchanges and mobilities than we have made until 1995:
1995 Leonardo with CFPPA Lycée de Beaune (Bourgogne-France)
2002 Comenius Lycée Viticole Nîmes.
2007 3 practical trainings in Weinbauschule Krems, Austria.
2007 1 practical training in Lycée viticole La Tour Blanche, Bordeaux, France.
2008 3 practical trainings in Instituto Umberto I, Alba, Piemont, Italy.
2008 3 practical trainings in LEGTA Charles Baltet, Champagne, France.
2009 3 practical trainings in Instituto Umberto I Alba, Piemon, Italy.
2009 6 practical trainings in LEGTA Charles Baltet, Champagne, France.
2010 2 practical trainings in France (Lycée de Beaune, Bourgogne).
2009-11 Comenius “Water for Life”. Exchances between our school, Lycée viticole La Tour Blanche, Weinbauschule of Eisenstadt (Austria), and North Ireland school from Belfast.
2011 3 practical training in Italy (Instituto Umberto I Alba). 2 practical trainings in France( Lycée Montagne, Bordeaux).
2012 2 students practical trainings in cellars from Bourgogne (partner school Lycée de Beaune, Bourgogne, France).
2013 2 students practical trainings in cellars from Bourgogne and 2 in cellars from Champagne (partner school Lycée de Beaune, Bourgogne, France).
2014 5 sutudents from Isituto Umberto I (Piemonte-Italy) came to our region and they did practical trainings in differents cellars.
2016 2 students in practical trainings in a cellar from Istituto Agrario San Michele Fondazione E. Mach. Trentino-Alto Adige. Italy
2017 1 student in practical trainings in a cellar from Istituto Agrario San Michele Fondazione E. Mach. Trentino-Alto Adige. Italy
2017 Informative meeting with Lycée Avize to make exchanges in the next years.
-Since the school was funding in 1988, we are member of the Association of European vine school, association that meets every two years in a different European country, to further exchanges qnd pratical trainings between european schools.
We wolud like to maintain the existing good partners and would like to look for new strong partner schools in different wine regions from Europe. Every course we prepare some students to do international mobilities in Europe.
Curricula of Grau Superior en Vitivinicultura (in spanish)