Title Ecotourism: New Knowledge by Innovation, New Jobs by Knowledge Transfer
Project Number 2011-1-CY1-LEO05-01564
Product E-learning platform
Title E-learning platform
Product Type open and distance learning
Marketing Text The e-learning environment is the main tool for delivery of the developed ecotourism training programme. It was used to present the training programme to the target group and helped achieve the main aim of the project - improve the skills and competences of people in the tourism sector by introducing an ecotourism training programme in Cyprus, Estonia, Lithuania and Spain, and to encourage ecotourism development in project participants' countries in particular and Europe in general.
The e-learning environment was developed aiming to:
- improve access to training (learning at a convenient time, lower costs) and promote distance learning,
- increase effectiveness and interaction in training (forum for trainers and trainees, communication of trainers and trainees from partner countries).
The partners chose Moodle e-learning system as the e-learning environment; the learning materials in partner languages were uploaded on the platform. This task has been subcontracted.
Target group Target group - entrepreneurs and managers of tourism SMEs/ Potential beneficiaries - employees of tourism SMEs, tourism policy makers, training organisations, students, people in rural communities
Result Online education and training material (e-learning)
Area of application
Product Languages English