FIT for 4.0 roundtable
EfVET team run two round table sessions, each of 30 minutes, introduction Fit 4.0 project during the EfVET conference “The Future Skills Revolution for VET and CVET in Europe” in Kuopio (Finland). Over 25 participants drawn from different European countries. EfVET annual conference is the meeting place of theory and practice par excellence. It is a unique opportunity where the world of education and training meets the world of employment. This combination of experiences is giving EfVET’s annual conferences higher visibility among policy makers. The mixture of experiences and contexts which employers require learners to possess when they set foot for the first time in work places or change jobs is invaluable.
The goal to introduce Fit 4.0 results and MOOC. With an audience of teachers, trainers, and principals of FIT for 4.0 project presented the first results during the EfVET roundtables in Kuopio. The project intends to address the challenges the technological developments on the industry are creating to VET educational systems by describing a set of competences useful to VET teachers and by developing and testing a set of training modules fit for 4.0 in strict co-operation with industry. We presented the outputs of Fit for 4.0 project and MOOC. The MOOC (https://mooc.fitfor4-0.eu/) mainly targeted to trainers, but also to anybody interest in those topics. All topics were into a MOOC , including exercises, video, clips, quizzes and researches materials. The MOOC was delivered by alternating self and collaborative learning giving trainees an active role, with peer learning opportunities, solution of real problems making use of IT tools and content, company visits, interviews with experts, contexts. EFVET invited participants to visit the platform, which is open to all. At the end of the course the students will be able to justify decision or create connections among ideas, use information in new contexts and etc.
Also, the trainers will get the certificate at the end of the MOOC.
The participants were interested in participating in two roundtable session and promised to participate in testing of the MOOC and great value in partaking in this project.
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