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ViaSyst is actively involved within EU funded Erasmus+ projects in which the essential expertise and know-how of dematerialising certification processes that ViaSyst acquired allow to operate competence certification schemes remotely and sharing these schemes with affiliated CBs worldwide.

These developments are also essential for enriching the ViaSyst SaaS with modules and functionalities beneficiating to the audit management software or the e-learning platform.

WBL Mentor Competence on the spot – Apply for a webinar

WBL Mentor Competence on the spot – Apply for a webinar WBL (Workplace Based Learning) mentors implementing and organizing WBL in enterprises are in the front-line and at the core of quality WBL playing an important role to achieve a successful WBL procedure. The "European Framework for Quality and Effective Apprenticeships" (October 2017), emphasizes

2020-06-13T07:02:02+00:00May 28th, 2020|EU Projects|

EU Business Mentor Competence Certification Scheme available

EU Business Mentor Competence Certification Scheme available EFCoCert participated within the Erasmus+ MentorCert project for developing an EU competence certification scheme for business mentors. The project ended in March 2020 after a last transnational meeting in Budapest, during which the scheme has been validated. The business mentor is defined as an experienced person providing business

2020-05-21T17:02:56+00:00April 22nd, 2020|EU Projects|

Need a partner specialized in competence certification for Erasmus+ applications

Need a partner specialized in competence certification for Erasmus+ applications Are you planning or thinking about developing a training and/or competence certification for a specific job profile for the next March 2020 Erasmus+ call? EFCoCert is then probably the specialized expert you are looking for as a partner. EFCoCert, a Swiss non-profit Foundation, participates

2020-06-24T19:43:11+00:00December 2nd, 2019|EU Projects, General|

Business Mentor competence certification scheme comments on the final version

The consultation on the final draft of the Business Mentor competence certification scheme developed by EFCoCert within the Business Mentor Erasmus+ project just finished. The 54 experts from 12 countries in 3 continents involved in the scheme experts’ committee raised 29 new comments, essentially editorial and mainly addressing the wording within the competence matrix. (The

2020-06-24T19:49:07+00:00November 12th, 2019|EU Projects|

3rd transnational meeting in LAUSANNE (CH)

3rd transnational meeting in LAUSANNE (CH) The 3rd transnational meeting has been held in Lausanne, on the lakeside, hosted by ViaSyst & EFCoCert. The meeting has been very successful, at almost half-way in the project for aligning all partners on a common understanding of the next crucial steps (i.e. pilot testing of both the

2020-06-08T10:08:23+00:00September 26th, 2019|EU Projects|

Final draft certification scheme circulated for comments

Final draft certification scheme circulated for comments Early May 2019, EFCoCert circulated the final draft Business Mentor competence scheme for comments within the scheme experts committee. The received comments will be dealt with by the end of June so that the pilot testing of the scheme can be organised.

2020-06-08T11:45:00+00:00May 5th, 2019|EU Projects|

4th transnational meeting in Lausanne (CH)

4th transnational meeting in Lausanne (CH) The 4th consortium transnational meeting has been held in Lausanne (CH), organised by EFCoCert & ViaSyst the 24-25 April 2019 Robust discussions allowed partners to reach consensus on the methodology to apply for drafting the certification scheme and on key issues raised by the first experts’ comments round. After

2020-06-08T12:15:47+00:00April 24th, 2019|EU Projects|

2nd transnational meeting in Kenilworth (UK)

The 2nd consortium transnational meeting has been held in Kenilworth (UK), organised by C4FF the 10-11 April 2019 The meeting allowed to validate the IO1 (WBL Mentor’s job profile), dedicated to serve as input to the other outcomes: course curriculum, competence matrix, certification scheme. Robust discussions allowed partners to reach consensus on the methodology to

2020-05-20T10:50:30+00:00April 10th, 2019|EU Projects|

First draft competence matrix circulated

By the end of February 2019, EFCoCert circulated the first draft WBL Mentor competence matrix for comments within the scheme experts committee. The matrix has been constructed according to the Deming PDCA cycle, by integrating the competences derived from the preliminary research of IO1 on WBL Mentors tasks and requirements throughout EU. The received

2020-05-20T10:51:28+00:00February 23rd, 2019|EU Projects|