innovative vocational Training approaches in Small and Micro Enterprises
1. October 2004 – 31. March 2007 (30 months)
TrainSME aims at the improvement of the vocational training system in small and micro enterprises. The project elaborates and adapts tools for the assessment of vocational training needs in small and specifically micro enterprises and models for the creation of training programs which are meeting the needs of employees and enterprises and support innovation processes. The results of the project are assessment tools (Web, CD) and a compendium on the assessment of vocational training needs and the implementation of new tools in small and micro enterprises.
TrainSME focuses on the specific situation in small (< 50 employees) and particularly micro enterprises (< 10 employees)
Primary target group: Managers / owners of small and micro enterprises
Secondary target group: trainers and training institutions
Indirect target group: all profiteers of the established training programmes; all people who are attending the trainings (employees as well as employers)
The TrainSME project has been funded with support from the European Commission.