Title Urban Water Expert (UWEX) - Develpoment of complex mobile IT center for life-long learning by involvement of end-users and training network in urban water management
Project Number 09/0128-L/4006
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
The aim of the project are:
- to provide knowledge, know-how and solutions for optimal water sector needs
- company development by the involvement of enterprises into transfer of knowledge to vocational training
- to contribute to the implementation of European and national legislations
- to rise availability to the European labor market, to contribute to the personal carrier of practicing engineering obtaining recognized knowledge in sectoral advanced technology.
Professional skills, foreign language and communication competences of trainers in urban water sectors will be improved by obtaining interactive training methodology by DHI to Hungary and Bulgaria.
Description The main project objectives are as follows: (i) establishment of Hungarian training centre with the necessary facilities, (ii) development country-specific, tailor made courses for hydro-informatics on urban water management in order to be the participants capable of development IT tools application, (iii) training future Hungarian trainers by active participation of water sector representatives, (iv) updating the knowledge of the already trained Bulgarian trainers and keeping the ongoing courses on higher standard, and (v) giving frame of the transfer of Bulgarian experience gained in this field to the Hungarian trainers.
Themes Lifelong learning
Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation Activities
program or curricula
Product information The outcome of the project is a training centre equipped with portable computers facilities, educational software, training programme with teaching material, the translation of the manual of the software (MIKE URBAN) and professional trainers.