PC IMPRESS Project Completion

PC IMPRESS Project, which started in November 2014 is drawing to a close on 31.08.2017. It has been realized by a Partnership of VCC Foundation (Poland), ADICE (France), PRO-WORK (Holland), CESIE (Italy) and STEP (Spain). Within the Project 6 intellectual outputs have been created marked IO1-IO6. VCC Foundation has been responsible for the second output […]

PC IMPRESS dissemination event summary

21 June 2017 in Golden Floor Warsaw Chłodna 51 VCC Foundation held a meeting disseminating PC IMPRESS results. Representatives of 20 organisations from education, training and international programmes participated in the meeting. The project platform along with 6 intellectual outputs was presented. The effects created in the project were very well received by the participants […]

PC IMPRESS dissemination event

On 21 June 2017 VCC Foundation launches the dissemination event for the PC IMPRESS Project No. 2014-1-FR01-KA204-008762. Intellectual Outputs for the project will be discussed and presented via an online system placed at www.yourcompetences.com. The aim of the project is reinforcing the potential of young people returning from mobility projects in Erasmus+ framework to valorize […]

TRANSNATIONAL MEETING IN THE YMEC PROJECT

Between 25-26.01.2017 VCC Foundation participated in the scheduled transnational meeting of Partners in Sofia, Bulgaria in „Young managers of the effective career development” project financed by Erasmus + program. The meeting was attended by Partners from Bulgaria (TEZA), Lithuania (Asociacija “Aktyvus Jaunimas”), Romania (CENTER OF STRATEGIES FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT) and Italy (EDUFORMA).   During a […]

VCC FOUNDATION HAS COMPLETED WORK ON POLISH VERSION OF THE STUDY EUROPEAN KEY COMPETENCES AND LABOUR MARKET IN EACH COUNTRY IN PC IMPRESS PROJECT

VCC Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of work on the Polish version of the study European Key Competences and Labour Market in each country. This study has been prepared as a part of the PC IMPRESS project with Partners from France (ADICE), Netherlands (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP). Currently, VCC Foundation is […]

VCC FOUNDATION HAS COMPLETED WORK ON POLISH VERSION OF GUIDE FOR EVALUATION AND CAPITALIZATION MEETINGS WITH PARTICIPANTS AFTER THEIR MOBILITY IN EACH COUNTRY IN PC IMPRESS PROJECT

VCC Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of work on the Polish version of Guide for Evaluation and Capitalization meetings with participants after their mobility in each country. This tool has been prepared as a part of the PC IMPRESS project with Partners from France (ADICE), Netherlands (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP). Currently, […]

VCC FOUNDATION HAS COMPLETED WORK ON POLISH VERSION OF LIST OF EXISTING TOOLS AND METHODS FOR CAPITALIZATION OF NON-FORMAL EDUCATION ACTIVITIES IN EACH COUNTRY IN PC IMPRESS PROJECT

VCC Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of work on the Polish version of List of existing tools and methods for capitalization of non-formal education activities in each country. This tool has been prepared as a part of the PC IMPRESS project with Partners from France (ADICE), Netherlands (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP). […]

VCC FOUNDATION HAS COMPLETED WORK ON POLISH VERSION OF SKILLS PORTFOLIO IN PC IMPRESS PROJECT

VCC Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of work on the Polish version of Skills Portfolio. This tool has been prepared as a part of the PC IMPRESS project with Partners from France (ADICE), Netherlands (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP). Currently, VCC Foundation is starting dissemination phase of Skills Portfolio’s e-version. The aim […]

REPORT ON THE PROJECT: „THE INCREASE IN THE POTENTIAL OF THE VCC CERTIFICATION THROUGH INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION”

VCC Foundation has managed to complete the project „The increase in the potential of the VCC certification through international cooperation” number 2015-1-PL01-KA102-016026, which was realised within the Erasmus+ programme. During the realisation of the project the representatives of the VCC Foundation did job shadowing study visits to four European countries in order to become familiar […]

VCC FOUNDATION VISITING ENDURANCE

Between 18-22 of April 2016 representatives of VCC Foundation went to Netherlands for a job shadowing visit which was organised by the training company Endurance. The aim of the visit was to become familiar with the Dutch Vocational Education System. As part of the visit, representatives of VCC Foundation visited Ministry of Education and SBB, […]

Dynamic growth of VCC system in Bosnia and Herzegovina

On 14th March 2016 an official ceremony of awarding certificates to the participants of first edition of courses EU Funds Specialist was held. Trainings were organized in cooperation with Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina. At the same day, the second edition of the same courses started as well. Due to the great interest […]

Airport Lublin SA joins the Cluster of Integrated Vocational Competences

On 23 March 2016 the representatives of VCC Foundation and Airport Lublin SA signed Letter of intent on common efforts to appoint and develop the Cluster of Integrated Vocational Competences.   One of the main goals of the Cluster is to take action on behalf of young people who enter the labour market, employees, the […]

TRAININGS IN VCC STANDARD FOR EMPLOYEES OF FOREIGN TRADE CHAMBER OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

On 25th January 2016 trainings in VCC standard for employees of Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina were started. The course of EU Fund Specialist is organised in cooperation with Academy of Education, Plan B from Sarajevo. Participants were assigned for trainings by President of Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bruno Bojić. […]

PC IMPRESS – Transnational meeting in Seville

Between 23-24.11.2015 r. the representatives of the VCC Foundation participated in an international meeting of Partners within PC IMPRESS project in Seville in Spain along with the representatives of France (ADICE), Holland (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP).  During a two day seminar the participants focused on summarizing work on Competence Portfolio (IO2) on which […]

VCC SYSTEM IN THE BALKANS

On 28th October VCC Foundation signed a cooperation agreement with Chamber of Foreign Trade of Bosnia and Herzegovina.   In the signing ceremony also participated representative of Polish Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mrs Krystyna Żukowska-Efendić, likewise VCC Partners: Plan B from Sarajevo and Cognita from Zagreb. The agreement is aimed at implementing VCC courses […]

VCC FOUNDATION COOPERATES WITH POLISH WINDOWS AND DOORS ASSOCIATION

In October of 2015 was released next edition of Association’s Newsletter. The current edition published  an interview with Radosław Panas, VCC Foundation’s President of Management Board. The interview describes cooperation between VCC Foundation and Polish Windows and Doors Association, which has resulted in creating the  Woodwork fitter course. Polish Windows and Doors Association prepared a […]

VCC FOUNDATION VISITING ENAIP LOMBARDIA

Between 19-23 of October 2015 the representatives of VCC Foundation went to Italy to visit ENAIP foundation in the Lombardy region. The aim of the visit was the realization a job shadowing within Erasmus+ programme. ENAIP Lombardy was created in 1951 as a department of ENAIP foundation to organize and conduct courses aimed at preventing […]

VCC FOUNDATION WAS AWARDED WITH ISO 9001: 2008 CERTIFICATE

To improve the quality of services, VCC Foundation implemented the requirements of the international quality standard ISO 9001: 2008. ISO 9001: 2008 is an international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system in the organization. The standard includes eight quality principles: customer orientation, leadership, employee involvement, process approach, system approach to management, continuous […]

VCC FOUNDATION PARTICIPATES IN MEETING OF PC IMPRESS PROJECT PARTNERS IN PALERMO

Between 29-30.06.2015 VCC Foundation participated in the scheduled transnational meeting of Partners in Palermo, Sicily in PC IMPRESS project with Partners from France (ADICE), Netherlands (PRO-WORK), Italy (CESIE) and Spain (STEP). During a two-day session partners focused primarily on presenting the last version of the soft skills portfolio (Skills Portfolio) which are acquired in the […]

VCC FOUNDATION HAS COMPLETED WORK ON SKILLS PORTFOLIO IN PC IMPRESS PROJECT

VCC Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of work on the Skills Portfolio and the Questionnaire for participants of occupational mobility projects. Both tools have been prepared as a part of the PC IMPRESS project, where VCC Foundation is a partner. Currently, all the partners are in the process of translating the Questionnaire for […]

VCC on the list approved by PARP certification / accreditation / standards for lending credibility to development services provided by entities applying for entry in the Register of Development Services (RUR).

Polish Agency for Enterprise Development announced a new, shortened list of accreditations given to Entities providing development services (training companies, advisory etc.) that will be introduced to the reliability criterion No. 5 in the Entity Charter. A verified and published list of 11 standards includes VCC accreditation, granted to companies providing development services within the […]

VCC FOUNDATION AS AN ORGANIZER OF PC IMPRESS PROJECT’S PARTNER

Between 23-24.02.2015 VCC Foundation hosted a meeting with Partners from Poland, France, Netherlands, Italy and Spain as a part of PC IMPRESS international project. During a two-day session partners focused primarily on discussing the assumptions of the portfolio of the soft skills (Skills Portfolio) which are acquired in the occupational mobility projects (e.g. Erasmus+). VCC […]

Increasing demand for EU Funds Specialists with VCC certificates in Serbia and Croatia

First successfully implemented certified courses and VCC examinations in the ares of EU Funds Specialist took place in Serbia. CPS Academy Belgrade who is accredited Academy of Education provided training for future employees and independent contractors of new Office for EU funds Procurement under the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Issues.

VCC Foundation in the pilotage of National Qualifications System

Provincial Labour Office in partnership with the Educational Research Institute (IBE) set up from the 9th of June a cycle of conferences which are a preparation to the pilot implementation of Polish Qualifications Framework. VCC Foundation with its experience in implementation and description of professions got involved into the project and works on the Elderly […]

Presentation of VCC system in Croatia

The 11th of June in Zagreb (Croatia) will have place a public presentation of VCC system organised in cooperation with partners Syntea from Poland and Cognita from Croatia.