Title Jobwards: an opportunity for people with learning disability to further their key competencies
Project Number A/00/B/F/PP-124.053
Project Type Pilot Project, project with multiplying effect (2000-2006)
Marketing Text People with learning difficulties in voactional training are the target group of the project jobwards. For the module use of IT the project has an additional outcome: a tool for carrying out a needs analysis in small and medium enterprises.
Summary People with learning difficulties in voactional training are the target group of the project jobwards. The partnership has developed 100 training modules to further their key competencies at different levels. Themes of these modules are: adults position in the workplace, rights and responsibilities as employees/workers, communication competencies, conflict resolution/ social competencies and us of Information Technologies. After development and testing of modules use of IT there is a comprehensive needs analysis in SME. All Modules are availaible on CD-ROM in English, French, Hungarian, Finnish and German. From this pool of modules it will be possible to set up an individual programme for small groups of learners at any time and at any level. For the module use of IT the project has an additional outcome: a tool for carrying out a needs analysis in small and medium enterprises. The evaluation process will incorporate user groups, as a result of the evaluation process a model of evaluation procedure involving people with learning difficulties is available.
Access for disadvantaged
Sectors Information and Communication