The group from Biała Podlaska, Poland, had the opportunity to learn a lot here, in Malaga, about the field of gastronomy, in the context of the hairdressing, about the fields of car mechanics and building.
Students working as hairdressers learned, among other things, how to organize the workplace, to get acquainted with work organization and equipment, with the cosmetics and hair care technologies. They also had to use sterilization procedures of hairdressing utensils, wash customers’ heads, assist in hair lightening and discoloration and in the performance of hair treatments, haircuts, and hairstyles.
The cooks were mainly preparing the ingredients for consumption or cooking, washing, peeling, cutting fruit, vegetables and meat, hecking the quality of food, tasting, smelling, punching with utensils, washing and drying kitchen pots/ utensils and ensuring their proper storage. They also learned a lor about typical Spanish cuisine and local specialties.
In the sector of car mechanics, students were helping with the installation and replacement of car air conditioning, in lifting the vehicle to a specified level, using a hydraulic jack, assisting in aligning and repairing wheels, in inspecting and testing new vehicles to detect potential faults, performing basic services and repair activities related to car servicing, selecting and using measurement instruments and diagnostic equipment in the vehicles and also repairing car body,
and disassembling of car body components and chassis.
Finally, students working as builders had mainly identifying main materials and tools used in the construction, relating their basic characteristics to the applications and conditions of use, preparing manually gypsum and plaster, mortars and glues, respecting instructions and assuring
its homogeneity, selecting hygiene methods to keep the facilities clean after work, preparing the workplace for flooring, tiling and plating, identifying the tasks to be performed and so on.
Apart from the work placement, Euromind team give them the chance to enjoy Spanish language and culture through a dynamic Spanish course and trips such as Malaga and Granada tour!