Excellence in technical education and technological development

SENAI is Latin America’s largest private network of industry-focused technical and vocational education, technological support and innovation.


Education, Technology and Innovation at the service of the industrial sector

SENAI provides customized services and solutions by designing and implementing international cooperation projects for partners all over the world.

  • Technical and Vocational Training
  • Institutional Design and Management
  • Foresight Tools
  • Training for International Competitions
  • Inclusivity
Formação de Professores e Instrutores

Training of Teachers and Instructors

Training of educators and design of teaching and learning guidelines.

Elaboração de Material Didático

Preparation of Learning Materials

Creation and improvement of learning resources for technical and vocational education.

Tecnologias Educacionais On-line

Online Educational Technologies

New technological solutions to expand access to high-quality distance learning.

Docente mais digital

Digital Teacher +

Training of educators to use new teaching and learning technologies.

Avaliação de Desempenho de Estudantes

Large-Scale Perfomance Assessment

Platform for large-scale assessment of technical and vocational education.

Certificação Profissional

Professional Certification

Certification to hasten the qualification of industry professionals.

Capacitação de Gestores em Educação Profissional

Empowerment of Managers in Technical and Vocational Education

Professional education and skill building in educational management.

Unidades Móveis de Ensino

Mobile Training Units

Mobility, range and cost reduction in technical and vocational education.


Implementation of Technical and Vocational Training Centers

Integrated solutions for technical and vocational training centers and networks.

Ferramenta de Prospectiva

Foresight Tools

Analysis and foresight of the labor market and trends in industrial technology as a basis for planning technical and vocational education.

Preparação para Competições Internacionais

Training for International Competitions

Bolstering technical and socio-emotional abilities for international skills competitions.

Ações Inclusivas


Inclusive technical and vocational training, promotion of diversity and gender equity at work.

Modelagem em Educação Profissional

Modeling of Technical and Vocational Education

High-quality technical and vocational training connected to technological innovations and changes in the world of work.

  • Research, Development and Innovation
  • Efficiency and Productivity
Alianças Estratégicas

Strategic Alliances

Partnerships with global innovation ecosystems for highly complex projects.

Redes de Tecnologia e Inovação

Technology and Innovation Networks

Implementation of technology networks and centers for technological services and industrial technology innovation.

Projetos de Engenharia

Engineering Projects

Highly complex engineering solutions and development of new services.

Projetos de Lean Manufacturing

Lean Manufacturing Projects

Improved processes, increased productivity and higher energy efficiency.


SENAI in the world

SENAI is a private, not-for-profit institution with over 80 years of experience in providing services in the fields of technical and vocational education, technological support, and industrial technology innovation.

Recognized by the UN as one of the three most important actors in technical and vocational education in the Southern Hemisphere, SENAI has a long experience in the implementation of projects in Brazil and in other developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.

SENAI is ready to work on several areas of industrial activity with multidisciplinary teams, proprietary methodologies, and in close collaboration with companies, public and private institutions, international organizations and development agencies.

SENAI in figures


2.3 million

Annual enrollments in technical and vocational training courses



Companies in different areas reached every year



Technical and vocational training centers established abroad with SENAI know-how



Schools covering all Brazilian regions



Mobile Training Units



SENAI Technology Institutes



SENAI Innovation Institutes



Countries reached with education, technology and innovation projects

Notable partners

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SENAI’s world class specialists are at your disposal to design effective, customized solutions for you.

Just call our specialists.

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