VOCA extended

Submitted by reda.bartkute on Sat, 11/18/2017 - 10:22
Project name

VOCA Extended - Increased accessibility to vocational training and increased attachment to the labour market for disabled people through the VOCA Europe 2 Mentor model

Project code

LdV VOCA 2009-1-TR1-LEO05-08629

Project duration

2009 - 2011


Leonardo da Vinci programme


POINT Proje Ins. Taah. Muh. ve Tic. Ltd. Sti., Turkey

About project

In VOCA and VOCA 2 projects focus was puto n the process of getting and keeping a job, and one of the project outcomes was the development and testing of a model for the training of Mentors who can assist both companies in employing a disabled individual and disabled people. In this project, VOCA Extended, mentors will be offered training in more languages and they will also be trained in guiding disabled people in how to work at home. Therefore the project will support participants of VOCA courses in futher training activities for developing mentor skills and profession, for mentoring in integration to the working environment and to a new job. VOCA will also support improvements in quality and innovation in vocational education and training systems targeting mentoring disabled persons.