Title Training of Export Trainers via e Learning, An Innovative Approach
Project Number LLP-LdV-TOI-2007-TR-026
Product Text-e E-learning Platform
Title Text-e E-learning Platform
Product Type open and distance learning
Marketing Text The e-learning platform is one of the outputs of Text-e project. It contains export training packages. It is an important source of information for people who are interested in exporting.
Description Access is provided on the project web page www.text-e.info. Any interested trainee can use this platform free of charge by having a password.
1. Instructors in vocational schools (Vocational schools for intermediary human resources education in business)
2. University level educated women, especially in remoter areas, who have the capacity to initiate/lead a business and have access to internet, but are unemployed due to lack of established businesses in their areas. These women will have the potential to gather small and micro businesses into budding export clusters.
3. Voluntary group of people with capacity (e.g., university graduate and have basic level English) but unemployed or on part time jobs.
4. The staff in SMEs that would like to export but are not equipped with necessary knowledge on export.
5. People who have been educated to university level (non-commercial studies) working in businesses who could be retrained as exporters.
6. Personnel working in Chambers of Commerce and Industries,
7. Personnel working in the SME development organizations, and business support organizations
8. Professional women on maternity leave who could work out of home-offices,
9. University students who would like to have another (marketable) skill,
10. Professionals working in another field but have an interest on foreign trade,
11. Expatriate/guest workers (Gastarbeiter) from partner countries working especially in the EU 15 who could act as intermediaries for companies from their original countries.
Result The platform contributes to an increase in SMEs competitiveness in the international scene through providing a comprehensive export training courses. It helps to train export trainers as well as SMEs staff in foreign trading and other groups of people targeted.
Area of application Export trainings and export trainers training.