Title Best Enterprise System for Training- BEST
Project Number LLP-LdV-TOI-2010-EE-002
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text This BEST project provides instructions on how to replicate a successful model of cooperation between vocational training centers and enterprises.
Summary The main aim of the BEST project was to demonstrate to enterprises the financial long-term benefits of investing into VET training programs. This project transfered a successful Polish model of enterprise-VET cooperation with country specific modifications. This project offered practical instructional guidelines for conducting needs and market analysis by VET centers, developing strategies for approaching enterprises for greater financial commitment, and four case studies by country how how to equip and operating training rooms in cooperation with enterprises. This project concentrated on the theme of quality cooperation that will meet labor market needs.
Description One original Gdansk-Model exists that has been transferred and adapted to training systems in four countries (Estonia, Czech Republic, Italy, Spain). Models show variations of utility as they were applied to existing systems. Each model case study includes essential components: #1 Needs and market analysis, #2 Strategic partnership planning, #3 Approaching enterprises and partnership promotion, #4 Agreement formation, #5 equipping training rooms, #6 formalizing training arrangements between on-site enterprise trainers and teachers.
Utilization and distribution of results
Access for disadvantaged
Recognition, transparency, certification
program or curricula
Product information Instructional manual for replication at other VET centers