Title STEP TO SUSTAINABILITY – How to Implement Sustainable Manufacturing in Footwear – new occupational profile and training opportunities
Project Number 539823-LLP-1-2013-1-PT-LEONARDO-LMP
Product Training Units on “Sustainable Manufacturing in Footwear”
Title Training Units on “Sustainable Manufacturing in Footwear”
Product Type teaching material
Marketing Text Learning material on how to implement sustainable manufacturing in Footwear, capable of developing skills and competences on the new professionals.
The product consists in the learning units on “Sustainable Footwear Manufacturing” within the necessary standard to be introduced in the e-learning platform. The learning Units comprehend contents in the following filed of knowledge: design and product engineering (adopting new materials and components, following trends and matching trends with sustainability principles, provoking costumers, fostering a green attitude, making cost/benefit analysis,), legislation and standardization, orient reengineering of processes developing aspects such as VOC-free production, use of dispersion adhesives, optimization the use of resources (materials such fashionable and high performance leather free of metals, auxiliary products, energy and water etc.) machinery of low energy consumption, recyclability and biodegradability of products, new techniques aimed at reducing the environmental impact of activities, the use of renewable resources, strategies to reduce carbon imprint, relationship with productivity and quality of products and services, battery of good practices, Marketing and use of “sustainable” image upon the markets.
The contents which also include assessment and certification tools, will be developed taking into account the articulation of the learning outcomes with ECVET and with the Quality principles in training of EQAVET, seeking the transferability and recognition of skills and competences Europe wide. Will be delivered in all consortium languages.
Target group New professionals on sustainable manufacturing in footwear, matching the new profile to be developed in the project.
Result Learning units on sustainable manufacturing
Area of application Manufacturing of Footwear