The expertise that dominates trade and industry in Dals-Ed lies in cross-border trading, agriculture and forestry and the mechanical industry. Most importantly, the municipality is characterised by a solid entrepreneurial spirit.
By means of each teacher at the school´s advanced stage having his or her own contact in local trade and industry, it is facilitated for businesses to cover their long-term qualification needs. Students learn at an early stage which companies and professions are represented locally.
The Scandinavian School of Civics and Tourism Utsikten is the first upper secondary school with a Scandinavian orientation in Sweden. Here they have a social sciences programme and a hotel and tourist programme with a typical Scandinavian profile, where all students speak their own language.