ASEV -Â Agenzia per lo Sviluppo Empolese Valdelsa
ASEV has been created in 2002 by 26 founders (municipalities and social partners of the Empolese Valdelsa district with a mixed public private capital. Its main mission is to promote the economic, cultural and social development of the Empolese-Valdelsa area. Its activities include planning and managing of: vocational training courses; educational, vocational and professional guidance; courses and activities related with university education; services to promote employment, also in cooperation with local public employment service; cooperation with local schools in education activities and teachers’ training. Since 2003 ASEV has established an intercultural Centre http://www.centrointerculturale.it/that organizes courses of Italian as second language, training of teachers in intercultural issues, welcoming projects for migrants, field research on immigration, mediation of intercultural conflicts. ASEV has 20 employees and a turnover (2008) over 3 millions â¬. Via delle Fiascaie, 12 – 50053 Empoli(FI) (+39) 0571 76650 info*asev.it www.asev.it
Public Institution College of Social Sciences (CSS)
College of Social Sciences (CSS) was established in 1994. The CSS is second biggest private college in Lithuania and has gained the reputation of an advanced institution both among local community and regional business sector. The CSS employs over 60 academic and non-academic staff members. About 2500 students study at the CSS. The main objective of the CSS is to educate qualified specialist able to work on their own in wide variety of business, service and social spheres. The CSS provides teaching services for employees of enterprises, has gained expertise in execution of national and International projects both concerning development of new study methodologies and didactics and carrying out research activities on the research subject areas. CSS has got experience in carrying out research in many subject areas such as employment market, disadvantaged groups, women, adult learners, unemployed people and third country citizenâs adaptation and integration in Lithuania society. It has developed cooperation with educational institutions in academic sphere and maintains close relations with business sector enterprises through arrangement of training. College of Social Sciences works in the following sectors: -Education and training; -Consulting services; -Scientific research; -Project management; -Counselling and professional orientation. The College has gained experience in execution of national and international projects and strives to adapt European dimension to all of its activities. CSS participates in international projects under Lifelong Learning, INTERREG, BSR, Nordplus programs, Structural Funds. Nemuno str. 2, LT-91199 KlaipÄda +370 46 397077 info*smk.lt www.smk.lt
Volkshochschule im Landkreis Cham e.V. (VHS Cham)
VHS Cham is a registered, non-profit association in Upper Palatinate (Bavaria), which acts on the regional level and engages 47 fulltime employees plus about 250 freelancers. It provides courses in the fields of social life, vocational counselling and training, languages, health protection and cultural programmes. Furthermore, VHS Cham carries out vocational preparation courses and state-run Vocational Schools for Geriatric Nursing and Physical Therapy. VHS Cham has a long term experience of course development with a particular focus on language and culture (136 courses and 1280 participants per year) and features high experience in organising language courses for groups like young adults, senior learners and people from rural areas. Additionally, especially migrants benefit from the various German integration courses which help them to cope with life in Germany and gain better professional prospects. Another great part of activities is directed to young deprived people, especially unemployed youths, who get the chance to get new qualifications and are provided vocational information as well as trainings. VHS Cham also works in several EU wide programmes and has therefore a European-wide network of various partner institutions, like the Bavarian Adult Education Centre Association (bvv), the Institute for International Cooperation of the DE Adult Education Association (IIZ/DVV) or the DE Institute for Adult Education. Pfarrer-Seidl Str. 1 â 93413 Cham, Germany (+49) 99 71850140 info*vhs-cham.de www.vhs-cham.de
Instituto de FormaciÃ³n Integral, S.L.U. (IFI)
Instituto de FormaciÃ³n Integral, S.L.U. is a private company, set up by a staff (more than 150 employees) with a wide experience in the field of training and in the provision of services of consultancy in training, labour risks prevention, quality, new technologies and development of national and European projects. In the field of non-regulated, continuous and occupational training, IFI offers more than 200 training courses per year, addressed to enterprises, employers associations, trade unions, organizations and individual workers in the whole territory of Spain and in the following fields: business administration and management, Human Resources, Business for Social Responsibility, Maintenance and manufacture, Logistics, Commerce, Marketing, Quality, Environmental area, NTICâs, Design and Multimedia, Office automation, Languages, as well as courses for specific areas, such as agri-food, property, socio-sanitary, cleaning and legal sectors.Moreover, IFI, as a result of its wide experience in training courses, has carried out a service of consultancy and projects, characterized by a personalized customer service, individual monitoring, permanent attention and care of the aspects more relevant.IFI has a wide experience in European projects: Life Long Learning Programme (Leonardo Transfer of Innovation, Development of Innovation, Networks and Partnership, Grundtvig Partnership and Multilateral, Transversal Programme (KA2) and Erasmus), Community Initiative EQUAL, etc. Calle AlcalÃ¡, 21 â 3Âº derecha â 28014 Madrid (+34) 915 31 21 00 firstname.lastname@example.org www.ifi.com.es
University for Foreigners of Siena (UNISTRASI)
The University for Foreigners of Siena is a public University (tertiary level) that offers a variety of courses and undertakes scientific research on the diffusion of Italian language and culture. Various researches and publications are produced by the University teaching staff in the fields of language teaching methodology, intercultural studies, Italian linguistics and language teaching, in particular ICT for language teaching (video, audio, computer materials). The DITALS Centre is a Research and Service Centre of the University for Foreigners of Siena devoted to the promotion, creation, implementation and dissemination of the DITALS Certification in Teaching Italian as a Foreign Language. Among the operative skills requested there is the ability to create didactic modules on written and audiovisual texts. This subject is also presented in training courses for prospective teachers of Italian as a foreign language both in Italy and abroad. Piazza Carlo Rosselli, 27-28 â 53100 Siena (+39) 0577240 315 /311 /316 /100 /111 email@example.com http://ditals.unistrasi.it www.unistrasi.it
AINTEK A.E. (IDEC)
IDEC is a training and consultancy company based in Piraeus, Greece. Clients of IDEC are both SMEs and the larger Greek companies, Entrepreneurs’ Associations, Universities and Chambers of Commerce/lndustry, non for profit Organisations etc. Our personnel consist mainly of engineers with post-graduated studies and long term industrial experience. The main areas of activities are training and management consulting, ISO-9001, software and multimedia development, internet applications, distance learning, e-business, e-commerce, telecommunications and networks. IDEC has extensive experience in European projects in the field of Education and Vocational Training and is the coordinator of the FIL and Migrants+ projects. In this project IDEC will present its former experience on the initiatives targeting the increase of migrants’ vocational skills, such as IDEC’s involvement in the FIL and MIGRANTS+ projects. Iroon Polytechniou Avenue, 96 – 18536 Piraeus (Greece) (+30) 210 4286227 firstname.lastname@example.org www.idec.gr
Silesian University in Opava (SUO)
The university provides education in Business Administration together with languages. Key activities of the staff are -teaching, doing research, preparing new syllabuses and language materials, etc. Professional English, German, Spanish, Russian and French are taught, also Czech as a second language. In the department, there are five language teachers who are qualified to teach Czech (out of 20 teachers). Na Rybnicku – 74601 Opava, Czech Republic (420) 553 684 111 rektorat*slu.cz www.slu.cz
Translex (t/a The Language Institute)
Translex yra Å¡vietimo ir vertimo paslaugÅ³ teikÄjas Ä¯sikÅ«rÄs GalvÄjuje, Airijoje. Savo kalbÅ³ instituteTranslexmokoÄ¯vairaus amÅ¾iaus suaugusius asmenis dvylikos Europos, ArtimÅ³jÅ³ RytÅ³ ir Azijos kalbÅ³. Institutas taip pat organizuoja ispanÅ³ kalbos pamokas vaikams ir teikia mokymo paslaugas uÅ¾sienio kalbosmokytojams. Translextaippat teikia vertimo raÅ¡tu ir Å¾odÅ¾iu paslaugas daugiau nei trisdeÅ¡imÄia kalbÅ³. Translex mokytojai turi didelÄ patirtÄ¯ rengiant ir kuriant mokymo medÅ¾iagÄ . Institutas nuolatos rengia kultÅ«rinius vakarus ir dailÄs parodas Å¡vÄsdami ir palaikydami bendruomenÄs Ä¯vairovÄ, skatindami draugystÄ tarp vietos gyventojÅ³ ir neseniai atvykusiÅ³ asmenÅ³.58 Dominick Street, Galway, Ireland +353 91566759 www.translex.ie
ADPI â Association pour le DÃ©veloppement et la PÃ©dagogie de lâIndividualisation
ADPI PrancÅ«zijos asociacija Ä¯kurta 1995 m., Ä¯sikÅ«rusi ParyÅ¾iuje. Organizacija dirba su jaunais suaugusiais migrantais, padeda neÄ¯galiems darbuotojams (ypaÄ turintiems klausos negaliÄ
) susirasti darbÄ
, teikia egzaminavimo paslaugas ligoniniÅ³ personalui bei aptarnavimo paslaugÅ³ darbuotojams.
MÅ«sÅ³ specifiÅ¡kumas yra sprÄsti prancÅ«zÅ³ kalbos mokymosi problemas.Pedagogika, kuriÄ mes vadovaujamÄs vadinama Gattegno pedagogika, kitaip âSpalvÅ³ skaitymasâ. IÅ¡ tiesÅ³, mes dirbame su spalvÅ³ schemos.Å ios pedagogikos tikslas yra paversti mokymÄ mokymusi. Mes taip pat dirbame su Ä¯vairiaGattegno specializuota programine raÅ¡ymo bei skaitymo Ä¯ranga.
MÅ«sÅ³ tikslas yra dirbti lingvistiniÅ³ kompetencijÅ³ lavinimo srityje bei socialiniuose ir profesiniuose projektuose.
Personalas : 15 pilnu etatu dirbanÄiÅ³ (mokymai ir administravimas) /2 nepilnu etatu dirbantys (sekretoriatas) / + nuo 10 iki 20 asmenÅ³ – nenuolatinis personalas.
StudentÅ³ skaiÄius: virÅ¡ 300 asmenÅ³ per metus dalyvauja 15-20 kasmet organizuojamÅ³ kursÅ³.