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2017-11-29

Work-based learning (WBL) Opportunities in Welding - bridging the gap between education and business

Work-based learning (WBL) Opportunities in Welding - bridging the gap between education and businessWork-based learning opportunities in Welding (WOW) project aims to bridge the gap between the worlds of education and business by developing a work-based learning system for the manufacturing sector.
A European cooperative structure, which involves EWF community (EWF's Authorised National Bodies and Authorised Training Bodies, as vocational education training providers), companies and learners, supports the WBL system.  The objective is to set the demanded requirements for apprenticeships and in company-training to be recognised at European level, as well as at national and possibly regional level.
During 28th and 29th of November, all the partners involved in the project gathered in Portugal, where EWF hosted the first project meeting.
EWF coordinates the WOW project, which involves partners from six European countries: TWI - UK, ISQ - Portugal, CESOL - Spain, ISIM – Romania, MhTE - Hungary and IIS - Italy.
Below you have a summary presentation of the project.
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