TOPIC: Fuelling the potential of advisors for innovation
Deadline for call: 23 Jan 2019
Category: Certification, Innovation, Curricula, Training
Target Group: Advisors, counselors, farmers
Advisors have clear impact on farmers' and foresters' decisions and should play a key role in linking science and practice. The specific WP aims towards the certification of qualifications and the establishment of a European certificate of qualifications which would allow the professional growth of executives of advisory/counseling structures, the establishment of a European standard certification, the facilitation of the comparison of skills and dexterities and finally, improving the impact and application of science knowledge in practical farming and forestry.
Output: Training & Certification of advisors for innovation
Development of a tailored made curricula for the training needs of the target group which refers to the following:
knowledge and skills that are expected to acquire;
the learning standards or learning objectives they are expected to meet;
the books, materials, videos, presentations, and readings used;
and assessments, and other methods used to evaluate learning and outcomes.
Methodology and establishment for the certification
Examination and search for other respective methodologies of valorisation of qualifications that are applied at a European level
Adaptation of methodology to the European Credit System
Finalization of methodology of valorisation of qualifications