Title ISSTE - Improving Safety and Security in public surface transport
Project Number 134115-LLP-1-2007-1-IT-LEONARDO-LMP
Project Type Innovationsentwicklung
Country EU-Zentralisierte Projekte
Marketing Text ISSTE is a project co-founded by the European Commission through the EACEA Executive Agency (Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency) that aims at improving the quality and the safety and security features of public surface transport systems by increasing the vocational abilities of the human resources involved in the field.
Summary The project aims at achieving new, higher, innovative qualitative performances in terms of safety and security related to the surface public transportation sector by the vocational skills’ and curricula development of the human resources involved in the field. The project’s structure reflects the strategic scope: the new, higher and innovative qualitative performances will be reached by the study, analysis, selection, development, implementation, testing, dissemination and exploitation of innovative vocational training methods, procedures and paths capable of substantially increase the vocational ability skills of the human resources dedicated to surface transport, thus establishing the best innovative procedures for curricula development. The project’s development and outcome will be quantified by the establishment of new key performance indexes applicable to the specific field. Comparisons between higher standards achieved by the consortium, in terms of safety and security in public surface transport, and the contextual framework analysis developed in the early phase of the project’s lifetime will be investigated and disseminated.
ISSTE defines, implements and certify innovative vocational training methods for the human resources involved in surface transport. ISSTE aims to act as a trend driver to speed up the pace of change in S&S of urban mobility
behaviour so critical for the new generation of people and cities.
Project promoter and coordinator is ATAC S.p.A. (formerly Trambus SpA), largest surface public transport operator in Italy, delivering its service in the city of Rome. ISSTE consortium members are RATB surface public transport operator of Bucharest, W.B.S. Training education and training consulting company of Germany, University of Bucharest Transport Department, Second Chance Association education and training company from Bulgaria, ZAS association of driving schools from Slovakia, Asia Onlus no profit education and training company from Campobasso Italy and Iniciativas Para La Formacion Professional education and training consulting company from Malaga, Spain
Product information Test level for drivers, leaflet, poster and the dissemination report that you can find on the isste website.