Title THE EQF AS A FRAMEWORK LINKING THE DIFFERENT QUALIFICATIONS SYSTEMS OF PRODUCTION MANAGERS TOGETHER
Project Number 2009-1-PL1-LEO05-05049
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text The project primarily responded to the lack on the Polish market of defined occupation: a production process organizer, while abroad, people are trained on this area. The transfer of the knowledge and previous experience of the partners in this regard allows to define the occupation for the Polish needs while foreign partners are able to define the correctness of their own definition of the occupation towards the market needs.
The Quality increase in training systems results from the close connection between training programmes and the market demands. The project provided the research of current entrepreneurs’ needs in the area of production processes organization, determining skills of the workers is indispensable in their work in order to achieve optimal realisation of the production process and then to relate diagnosed skills to teaching programmes. The innovativeness involved application to designing programmes of educating organizers of the production processes of MES methodology, worked out by International Labour Organisation. To ensure further comparability of education, the skills (modules) have been assigned reference EQF levels. Thus the certificate stating acquisition of a given skill will have a quality component, allowing entrepreneurs to employ people with real qualifications or will allow the employees to plan their career paths.
The expected impact: Increase in quality of education at the angle of its adjustment to the entrepreneurs’ needs, improvement of education transparency, increase in workers’ mobility, increase in company competitiveness.
Description The main objective of the project was to work out, within 2 years, such a model programme for educating organizers of production processes that would meet the needs of market economy. The consortium consisted of 8 partners (P0)REFA Wielkopolska Poznań/ Poland, (P1) Fundusz Wspolpracy Warsaw/Poland, (P2)Fundacja Polska REFA Poznań/Poland, (P3)IPA Frauenhoferinstitut Zilina/Slovakia and (P4) European Line Group (Bulgaria), (P5)Hellenic Regional Development Center Partas/Greece, (P6) University of Zielona Góra/Poland and (P7) Akademia Techniczno Humnistyczna Bielsko-Biała/Poland.
description of new occupation profiles
procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
program or curricula
transparency and certification
The products are:
• Universal working modules of professional tasks for the staff dealing with organisation of production processes
• Description of the modules of professional skills according to the range information contained in Europass Certificate Supplement
• The concept of a model training curriculum (modular training organizers of the production processes)
• Procedure of transfer of trainings modules in EQF