Title Using On-line Role Play to Promote Soft Skills Development for Social Enterprises
Project Number UK/11/LLP-LdV/TOI-419
Product Tools & Material for Training Needs Analysis
Title Tools & Material for Training Needs Analysis
Product Type procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
The social enterprise soft skills training needs analysis was carried out at a pan-European level. They comprised of a series of scoping interviews with social enterprise stakeholders followed by an extensive survey of social entrepreneurs.
The first major task of this project was to conduct a pan-European study of soft skill training needs within social enterprises. Results from interviews & questionnaire responses are shared within a white paper. These finds are of interest to social entrepreneurs, social enterprise educators & trainers, & policy makers.
Description The Needs Analysis Report was informed by the findings of 22 semi-structured interviews with social enterprise stakeholders in Germany, Ireland & the UK, alongside the results of 134 survey responses from EU social enterprise stakeholders.
Target group Social entrepreneurs, educators & trainers.
Result The findings were incorporated into the Needs Analysis Report (White Paper) & directly informed the design of a soft skills based scenario for online trialling with social entrepreneurs.
Area of application The scoping interview & survey results informed the development of the white paper & structuring of the online role play scenario.