Title Vocational Qualification Transfer System in Ecology
Project Number 2011-1-TR1-LEO05-27987
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text The project “Vocational Qualification Transfer System in Ecology,ECO-MATRIX” addresses LLP-sub-programme Leonardo da Vinci,measure Multilateral projects–Transfer of Innovation and complies with Objective 2;operational objectives 1 & 4;LdV EU priority 1.The rationale behind the project is rooted in the existing problem for lack of transparency of qualifications and appropriate measures for its assurance at National/International level.Tackling the increased complexity of modern education,training and learning systems,the project contributes to the promotion of the European Workspace concept through transparency of certificates,diplomas and qualifications;transferability of competencies;accreditation and recognition.
The main aim of the project is to transfer a relevant and innovative systemic procedure for assurance of international shift of vocational
qualifications based on EQF(European Qualifications Framework) principles and create
a broad multilingual e-platform for EU target audience.
Description Eco-Matrix objectives comprise: transfer and further elaboration of methods and procedures for development of ECO-MATRIX model Competence Matrix;build up of Organizational/Individual Competence Profiles;approbation of ECO-MATRIX model and implementation in mobility; establishment of a partnership with sectoral organizations for embedding the new model at National/European level;valorisation of ECO-MATRIX model.ECO-MATRIX consortium,unified by the main project goal,is organized on the basis of different background of the partners.It includes 8 participants from 4 countries–TR,AT,BG,EL,and is composed of Universities(Thessaloniki University,Pamukkale University),a health society (EBS),a Research and Development Center “Biointech”,a Research & Development Ins.in VET (IBW) and consulting bodies ACIKKOL,ERBIL,PIRAMIT.The project team consists of members with wide experience in different national/EU programmes.It possesses the necessary capacity,expertise and competence for implementation of the proposal and successful achievement of its objective.The process of “transfer of innovation” will be facilitated by the associated members of the consortium-representatives of decision makers,VET professionals,and social partners.The main outcomes of the project are:work out of general frame of documents certifying completed training and acquired competencies in Ecological Projects;establishment,development and maintenance of project e-learning portal;build up of Competence Matrix and Institutional/Individual Profiles in ecological & environmental projects and their approbation/certification;issue of mobility chart;performance of valorisation events.The project impact envisaged will contribute to EU VET system through enhancement of the quality of continuing education;introduction of a system for validation of qualifications awarded by non-formal/informal educational settings; improvement of the qualifications transparency and recognition in Life Learning context.
Recognition, transparency, certification
Open and distance learning
Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation Activities
Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities
Information and Communication
transparency and certification
description of new occupation profiles
material for open learning
open and distance learning
procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
Transfer and further elaboration of methods and procedures for development of ECO-MATRIX
model Competence Matrix, build up of Organizational/Individual Competence Profiles, approbation of ECO-MATRIX model and implementation in mobility, establishment of a partnership with sectoral organizations for
embedding the new model at National/European level, valorization of ECO-MATRIX model.