Title Vocational Education Platform for Maintenance of Electric Vehicles
Project Number 2012-1-TR1-LEO05-35189
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
The necessity of the project: Though right at the beginning of their careers now, electric cars are forecast to hold 10% of the World Automotive market by 2020. The estimation based on several government announcements, industry capacities and proliferation projects shows over five million new EVs on the road globally by 2015, the majority of these in the EU.
New analysis from Frost & Sullivan illustrates the potential for Electric Vehicles and also about the installation of Charging Station infrastructure, demand new dealership and service networks. The analysis on the EV market in Turkey’s forecasts that there will be 34,000 vehicles on the road by 2015. Renault has started the production of EVs within Turkey. Currently in the field of the maintenance of EVs (Wheelchair, Scooter etc.), there exists one of the major difficulties in Turkey. There is no definition for a vocational qualification and training in the field of an EV technician in TR or EU.
Aims: The main objective of the VEMEV project is to create a platform of innovative vocational education and training (VET) in the field of EV, CS and Battery maintenance, repair and service.
Project’s objectives at supporting on innovative new approaches in VET in training centres in field of EVs (car, bicycle, scooter, wheelchair etc.), CSs and Batteries maintenance are;
To transfer the existing innovative teaching methodologies developed and used in Sweden (INFOCAR) and Turkey (EPDP),
Their adaptation for the specific needs of the VET system in Turkey and Romania.
To provide innovative curriculum, educational materials, devices and equipment,
To establish the National Vocational Standards and the National Qualifications in the field of the EV, CS and battery maintenance technician vocation.
Target Groups: Trainees, apprentices, students, trainers, masters, technicians who are interested in the field of EVs, CSs and Battery maintenance VET, Policy makers, VET institutions, manufacturer, industry, vehicle services, researchers.
The consortium: The VEMEV consortium was established to bring together all interested and competent parties who are Universities (P0, P2, P8), VET centre (P4), public authority (P3), SMEs (P1, P5, P6) and NGO (P7).
Outcomes: Curricula, Training Modules, Training Materials for formal and open learning, Mobile Maintenance Station, New Occupation Profiles (Green Job - EV Technician), Library, Vocational Qualifications and Certification rules of EVT.
The impact: The VEMEV project will ensure consumers get the best support and that this new technology has a smooth, safely and sustainable introduction to the marketplace.
Our project will provide trainees and trainers for green job training platform in the field of high added value and development potential in the among those engaged.
Our project will develope a new skill-new job and a valid passport of ecological profession in Turkey, and will be contributed to sustainable employment.
Description The main objective of the VEMEV project is to create a platform of innovative vocational education and training (VET) in the field of EV, CS and Battery maintenance, repair and service.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Open and distance learning
Other Service Activities
Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities
Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles and Motorcycles
description of new occupation profiles
material for open learning
open and distance learning
program or curricula
procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
transparency and certification
New curricula and qualifications (PR08)
Training and learnin materials-Hard copy books
Online education and training material (e-learning) (PR16)
Plan for educational activities (PR12)
Providing training for education staff (TRN05)
Projecthomepage www.vemev.net and www.vemev.eu