Academy on Skills Development
“Academy on Skills Development”
Skills and TVET for improved productivity, employment growth and development
Dates: 15 -26 October 2012
Language: English, interpretation into French and Spanish
Venue: Turin, Italy
The International Training Centre of the ILO and the ILO Skills and Employability Department, in co-operation with the ILO/CINTERFOR (Inter-American Centre for Knowledge Development in Vocational Training), the German International Development Cooperation (GIZ), and the Luxembourg Agency for Development Cooperation are offering a two weeks international Skills Development Academy. Its purpose is to stimulate learning and knowledge exchange on major policy challenges and options for building effective, responsive and inclusive skills development systems and to discuss some of the latest trends in the area of skills development and TVET.
The Academy is aimed primarily at participants from developing and middle-income countries. The main language will be English with interpretation into French and Spanish. Some sessions will be conducted in Spanish and French with interpretation into English. Interested candidates should have a good command of one of the aforementioned three languages.
The total cost of this Academy is € 3,250 per participant. This comprises:
- Training fees, covering training materials, Academy preparation, implementation and evaluation;
- Subsistence costs, including full board and lodging at the training venue and minor medical care.
ITC-ILO will have a limited number of partial fellowships available. The amount of each fellowship is € 1,400.- To receive a fellowship, please enquire early!
The Academy fee does not include the cost of travel to and from the International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin.
APPLICATION: Applicants are kindly asked to send a completed online nomination form: http://intranetp.itcilo.org/STF/A905033/en
Ask for more information and a brochure on this Academy at skillsdevelopment(at)itcilo.org