Title Competence Based Training for VET Professionals in Clean Environment - COMBAT
Project Number 2009-1BG1-LEO05-01655
Product COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference
Title COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference
Product Type others
Marketing Text COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference include several workshops and one virtual conference with international participation, organized by COMBAT partnership.
COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference represent several valorisation events which make sustainable the project goal through optimization of project results/outcomes and strengthening of their impact and integration into National/International VET system. The following types of dissemination products are produced:
- Dissemination network: selected main and supportive stakeholders for realization of dissemination activities;
- Dissemination channels: targeted information prepared to be distributed through various channels – partners organizations information facilities, mass media;
- Dissemination materials:
o Electronic-based: setting up and regular updated/upgraded of web-site, providing relevant information about the project in EN, BG, SI, SK and TR languages to broad audience; e-presentations in EN language;
o Paper-based materials: dissemination and exploitation guide in EN language, booklet “Basic information brochure” in EN, BG, SI, SK and TR languages, dissemination folders in all partner languages, posters in all partner languages; dissemination leaflets and flyers in all partner languages.
Teachers / Trainers: VET professionals; Educators/mediators/learning facilitators; Higher Education Professors; Headteachers, directors, rectors; Education managers; Advisors; Primary / Secondary school teachers; Early childhood educators
Waste Management Professionals: Managing directors and chief executives; Policy and planning manager; Environmental, occupational health and hygiene professional; Life science professionals; Engineers; Policy decision makers
Result COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference were dedicated on improving the quality and developing the skills and competences of VET teachers and trainers working in the area of Waste Management and Recycling/Reuse. Specialists employed at the relevant sectors were invited as guest lecturers, as well as representatives from national VET policy-making structures. The organization of these events provided broader transfer of innovative results into educational practice and virtual reality; contribute to the building up of technological and economical culture of the targets; and increase the levels of VET teaching professionalism by strengthening the cooperation between main educational stakeholders and formal and informal training bodies at national / regional level. The organisation of a virtual conference by the COMBAT project partnership influenced positively the economic, technological and societal situation at European level, since the Waste Management and Recycling/Reuse sectors are considered as a driver of sustainable growth in Europe. Both sectors were key contributors for making Europe the most competitive and dynamic economy in the world. Furthermore, elaboration of virtual presentations has several advantages as easy access and archiving for longer period of time, thus increasing the sustainability of this project result.
Area of application COMBAT Workshops and e-Conference directly reached many educational professionals, R&D staff, representatives of training bodies and associations, SMEs, governmental and non-governmental organisations, consultants and other interested stakeholders and raised their awareness about the Waste Management and Recycling / Reuse subject.