Partners

Xarxa FP is the coordinator of the project due to the experience acquired over the last years for participating in a variety of international projects to improve VET training methodologies, exchange of good practices and knowledge and innovation transfer across its European partners. The partnerships led by Xarxa FP are based on mutual trust with the rest of partners and has 20 years experience on internationalisation strategies of VET in Europe. In addition, Xarxa FP is constantly up for introducing projects related to innovation in education and VET for their member cities and, by accomplishing with the strategic plan of the organisation, is becoming more and more a reference platform within the area of European VET mobility and innovation in line with the EU’s strategic priorities. Moreover, Barcelona has been hosting the Industrial VET Round Table over the last years, gathering VET schools, companies, social agents and other stakeholders involved in the local strategy of the city in terms of industrial VET.

More info on: https://www.xarxafp.org/

BBS Westerburg is the German partner of the Hub, since 2009 involved in identifying Industrial 4.0. new jobs, skills and knowledge. BBS Westerburg is a VET school located in the industrial internal area and collaborate, work and share VET knowledge with more than 234 industrial companies. At same time, Germany is the first European country that started developing new curriculums to adapt vocational training studies to the new industrial reality.

More info on: https://www.bbs-westerburg.de/

Mercantec is the Danish partner of the Hub, as a technological centre with long experience adapting different studies to the new industrial skills and knowledge’s. The technological centre has a permanent and fluent relation with Danish industrial fabric. At same time, since 2012 Mercantec it is an expert creating new studies and improving the studies curriculum for their cand to entre and for other Danish VET schools.

More info on: https://www.mercantec.dk/

Tartu Kutsehariduskeskus (Tartu Vocational Education Center) is the Estonian partner of the Hub and it is the largest VET school of Estonia in training 3000 students and 3000 adults both paticipating in different professional courses annually.

The school trains future industrial workers and offers new specialization studies for industrial workers that have to update their industrial competences and knowledge. This fact requires to Tartu VET school to be informed and in permanent contact with the industrial companies.

More info on: https://khk.ee/