Continuous eLearning for Innovation in tourism management 2 (CEL4ITM)

The CEL4ITM project is focused on supporting non-formal education and transfer of experience and knowledge in the field of tourism, adopting blended learning and coaching and mentoring approaches by the means of open, innovative and easy-to-use digital tools.
The partners are EVM (ESP, lead partner), STP (ESP), Nikanor (BUL), SMEBOX (SWE), ASSET Basilicata (ITA) and LAB UAS.
In practice, the project aims at producing and delivering a cavalcade of about 100 videos and other e-learning material (in English and in four other partner languages, altogether 500 videos etc.) related to innovation in tourism management, entrepreneurship and marketing for beginners; and about mentoring and coaching for professionals.
Project period
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Project state
On-going
Project area
International
Project funding
Erasmus 2014-2020
LAB role
Partner
Unit
Liiketoiminta
Project focus area
Innovations
Objectives
1. Creating a new ICT based training tool for supporting non-formal education and transfer of experience in the field of tourism, adopting blended learning and coaching and mentoring approaches;
2. Developing teaching and learning materials – a modular programme for beginners and professionals in tourism – 6 modules for beginners and 2 – for professionals (in English with translation in the project languages)
3. Supporting entrepreneurship and non-formal learning and teaching opportunities through improving competences and knowledge of low-skilled and low-qualified people who want to start a new business or have a career in the area of tourism, and coaching and mentoring skills of tourism professionals to transfer their experience;
4. Enhancing the abilities of professionals in the field of tourism to become non-formal tutors, coaches and mentors of low-skilled and low-qualified people to facilitate their transition to the labour market, provide career guidance and boost their entrepreneurship spirit;
5. Creating a network of professionals in the field of tourism and people who want to work in this area, to enhance international and intergenerational support and exchange of experience, best practices and lessons learned in the field of tourism;
6. Promoting cross-sector and transnational cooperation and exchange of best practices among partner countries: vocational, educational and training centres from formal, non-formal and informal education.
Outcomes
The key results are:
- intellectual output as a web-platform hosting the e-learning material with an online open access with multiple languages
- intellectual output as a diverse set of e-learning material divided into 6 modules for beginners and 2 modules for professionals.
See more: www.cel4itm.eu
Project managers