UPT2S Project

We seek to provide experience and skills through a real world training

We create unique experiences that help students grow

It is tended to create and to develop different resources that will professionalize the work of the trainers who collaborate in internships and are the link between VET centres, students and companies. Therefore, main objective of Upgrading Trainers in Dual VET System (UpT2S) is to generate resources that will help the professionalization and improvement of trainers skills in Dual Vocational Training. It will mean more employability, insertion in the labor market and entrepreneurship of young apprentices people.

The main objective of the project is to generate resources that will help the professionalization and improvement of trainers skills in Dual Vocational Training, because they are  the link between VET centres, students and companies

Our main objectives

Relevance

To make the work relevant and improve the professional skills of the trainer in the process of training young people.

Tools

To develop tools for the evaluation of the students' competences and prepare trainers to carry out this process.

Good Practices

To generate a manual of good practices regarding the trainer role and skills.

The election of such diverse partners, but with similar backgrounds and needs in the upgrading of the internship system, will help us in order to study the Vocational Training model, its development ratio in each country and the role of companies in the teaching&learning process

Our Aims

Developing digital competencies
Using applications
Developing communicational skills
In comunication with the companies in which they have practical work
Developing professional competences
Working in a companies with the school support

Expected Results

IO1

A structured online course for trainers who can use VET schools and educational institutions for this purpose. It will be elaborated by modules that will be worked in different meetings.

IO2

An application or tool that trainers can use for the evaluation and appraisal of apprentices dual professional training.

IO3

A guide to good practices and successful practices on training and the trainer role and their competences with an analysis of the existing practice and the introduction, through the project, of a specific focus on the role of schools, companies and public institutions in this task.

Innovative Technology: Evaluation Method and Tool

This project include innovative technology in Dual Vocational System, through to creating to the APP that allows response the need of the different stakeholders of this project: Companies, trainers, students and VET centres and it will allow to know in real time the progress level and the type of difficulties that the students is having during each moment of their internships and know strengths and points of improvement, where to focus the effort to improve skills and performance too. This resource will be used by teachers to know the feedback information from how training system is running

Training course for trainers
A structured online course for trainers who can use VET schools and educational institutions for this purpose. It will be elaborated by modules that will be worked in different meetings.
Learning Process

A project to increase the skills and knowledge of trainers and VET teachers and their ability to transmit and implement it on the learning process of the students.

Training
To train trainers and teachers to improve their knowledge and professional and digital skills and to prepare them to implement in their companies and VET Centres.
Networking
To establish a network of knowledge and exchange of ideas at European level that helps to learn and acquire the necessary skills to improve the role of trainers involved in Dual Vocational System.
Fight against youth unemployment
The main objective of UpT2S is to generate resources that will help to professionalization and improvement of trainers skills in Dual Vocational Training. It will mean more employability, insertion in the labour market and entrepreneurship of young apprentices people.
European project
To learn from the different countries participating in the project and their national legislation, about the role of the trainer in Dual Vocational System