Coordination is divided between the ministry in charge of education, the ministry in charge of economy, the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts and the Agency for Vocational Education and Training.
The Ministry of Science and Education is primarily responsible for co-ordination of education that is provided in schools.
Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts in charge of managing the database of contracts and places for apprenticeships. https://enaukovanje.portor.hr/login.htm
The Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts is in charge of issuing licenses to crafts and companies to take on apprentices, conducting exams for in-company mentors for apprenticeships, conducting apprenticeship exams and proposing apprenticeship curriculum in cooperation with the ministry responsible for crafts.
Both Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts and Croatian Chamber of Economy conduct education of in-company mentors.
The Agency for Vocational Education and Training is responsible for the procedure for external evaluation of the apprenticeship exams.
Supervision of the implementation of apprenticeship at the employers is carried out by a committee composed of representatives of the ministry responsible for crafts, vocational education institutions, agency responsible for vocational education, Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts and Croatian Chamber of Economy.