One of the main aims of our Foundation is:

"To open and manage schools and educational institutions in order to contribute to training of the qualified manpower required by the national industry, and educational works that would create the employment opportunities of the country in this way.", and

we aim to meet the educational needs of companies operating in both industrial and service sectors, and public institutions, thus our nation in Vocational and Technical Training Centres established in line with that aim.

Through trainings provided, we aim to ensure adaptation of the workforce into changing and developing technological and production conditions, and help the unemployed young people to be trained as qualified personnel required by the industry, open their own businesses or find jobs in their fields.

All trainings are provided as adult training and regulated in accordance with the following based on the protocol made with the Ministry of National Education:

Provisions of National Education Principal Law number 1739,

Vocational Educational Law number 3308 and

Regulation Concerning Vocational and Technical Education.

All of the trainings provided are carried out under the provision of the Ministry of National Education within the frame of this law and regulations.


Training activities in Elginkan Foundation Vocational and Technical Training Centres are carried out under 3 major topics as Development and Adaptation Courses, Vocational Courses and Total Quality Management Seminars. Trainings are provided by permanent trainers of training centres, technical teachers of vocational high schools connected to the Ministry of National Education, and university lecturers.

Trainees are subjected to examination at the end of Development and Adaptation Courses, and successful trainees are awared with 'Certificate of Achievement' approved by the Ministry of National Education. Participators of seminars are awarded with 'Seminar Participation Certificate' at the end of the seminar.

A total of 354.503 people have been provided training since their opening by Aug 31 2015, with 210.365 in Manisa, 67.813 in Bolu and 76.325 in İzmit.



Several Vocational Courses Provided

•        Armature Assemby and Maintenance and Repair

•        Maintenance, Repair and Assembly of Devices Operating with Natural Gas Technology and Natural Gas

•        Basic Electricity

•        Domestic Appliances Assembly, Repair and Management

•        Room Heaters Assembly, Repair and Management

•       Central Heating Boiler Assembly and Maintenance and Repair

•       Air Conditioner Assembly and Maintenance and Repair

•        Hydraulic-Pneumatic

•        Measurement-Control Information

•        Plastic Inejction Pattern Making

•        Sheet-Metal Pattern Making

•        Machining Manufacturing Technique

•        CNC Operating

•        Basic Technical Drawing

•        AutoCAD

•        Unigraphics NX3 CAD

•        Unigraphics NX3 CAD

•        Unigraphics NX6

•        Moldwizard and Sheet Metal+Progressive Die Wizard

•        Solidworks

•        Textile Machines Applications

•        Automatic Control

•        Compensation in Power Circuits

•        Electro-Pneumatic and PLC Applications

•        Basic Electronics

•        Dijital and Industrial Electronics

•        Pre-accountancy

•        Accounting Techniques

•        Entreprenurship

•        Elocution

•        First Aid and Rescue

•        Electric Arc and Oxygen Welding

•        Inert-Gas Welding (MIG-MAG and TIG-Argon)

•        Natural Gas Steel Pipe Welding

•        Natural Gas Fitting and Plumbing

•        Computer Courses

-Windows-Office (Word-Excel)



-Computer hardware

-Web Page Design

-Database (Access)

•        Basic Electronics

•        Dijital and Industrial Electronics

•        Pre-accountancy

•        Accounting Techniques

•        Entreprenurship

•        Elocution

•        First Aid and Rescue

•        Electric Arc and Oxygen Welding

•        Inert-Gas Welding (MIG-MAG and TIG-Argon)

•        Natural Gas Steel Pipe Welding

•        Natural Gas Fitting and Plumbing

•        Computer Courses

-Windows-Office (Word-Excel)


Computer hardware

Database (Access)


Corel Draw


Web Programming with Php

Several Seminars Provided

Total Quality Management

Globalization and Competitive Power in Globalization

Time Management

Problem Solving Techniques

Human Resources Management

In-house Communication

Productivity Increasing Techniques

Crisis Management

Marketing, Communication and Public Relations, Advertisement and Promotion

Brand Management Process (Creating Successful Brands)

Analysis of Possible Errors

CV Preparation and Interview Techniques

TS EN ISO 14001 Environmental Management System


Statistical Process Management and Improvement

TS EN ISO 9001-2000 Quality Management System

In-house Quality Supervisor

Change and Continous Improvement (Kaizen)

Office Management (Filing and Archieving Techniques)

OHSAS 18001 Work Health and Work Safety Management System

5 S Principles

6 Sigma

Non-verbal Communication (Body Language)

NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming)

Fire Prevention and Extinguishing Systems

Basic Calibration

Increase of Efficiency in Production Method

Effective Team Work

How to Motivate Employees

Business and Human Relations

Effective Presentation Techniques

Leadership and Motivation in Contemporary Management

Domestic Communication

Customer Satisfaction in Service

HACCP (TS EN ISO 22000 Safe Food Production Management System)

Active Learning