The Obala Vocational Center is the central vocational training center for the southern region of Primorska. It arose out of the need to certify national vocational qualifications. Later, its activity expanded to other training areas that arose from the needs of employers.
Throughout its operations, the PCO is an accredited center for evaluating and qualifying both for national vocational qualifications and for other types of formal and non-formal education and is one of the few centers that can offer such a wide range of training and evaluation. in various fields in Slovenia.