Our partners have expertise in 4 areas
Vocational Training Center Margarita, Fundació Ramon Noguera and ARCIL will develop the training tools, implement the vocational training and certification program and support the learners finding and completing their internships in relevant job positions.
University of Girona will develop the methodology the trainers will use in order to increase the efficiency of the training program. People with intellectual disabilities who will participate in EQUALvet as learners will have access to a vocational training and certification program that matches with their needs, skills and wishes.
TÜV HELLAS (TÜV NORD) has developed an outstanding “know-how” on evaluating a professional’s competence and for that TUV is already accredited against ISO/IEC 17024 by the Hellenic Accreditation System. In EQUALvet, TÜV HELLAS will study and acknowledge the three professions, develop the schemes required to lead to the recognition and certification of the participant’s skills based on which they will be evaluated in order to document their competences.
EASPD is the European Association of Service providers for Persons with Disabilities. EASPD has a lot of expertise on European Policy, Innovation and Information. EASPD is committed to use and develop models of good practices to promote the respect, inclusion, rights based on effective participation and full citizenship for those it supports, following the principles enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
The teams of the participant organisations are categorised based on their expertise and knowledge needed to collectively develop a training program and certification.
Vocational Training Center MARGARITA, Fundació Ramon Noguera, ARCIL, University of Girona, EASPD and TÜV HELLAS (TÜV NORD) alongside people with intellectual disabilities who want to become professionals in the field of cooking, gardening and cleaning, will design and implement a holistic and practical vocational training and certification programs.