VITA – Virtual Learning for the management of successful SMEs - presents a innovative approach to learn and practice entrepreneurship and business management competence, based on the results of different projects, concerning web 2.0 based and virtualization strategies.
The partnership will use the available knowledge from EU recommendations, policy for SMEs and experiences already promoted in member states, such as the use of “mini-companies”, e-learning curricula for SMEs and virtual training experiences to develop a learning strategy specially designed for the needs of SMEs’ managers.
VITA aims to increase the capability of SMEs to adapt to in European context, resorting to a specific training module, and increase adults employability, mobility and multicultural awareness, by:
- Defining the European entrepreneur profile in terms SME’s management competences on the basis of needs analyses in collaboration with employees;
- Defining courses, pedagogical approaches and evaluation tools addressing identified needs, upon the results of different projects, adapted to the characteristics of a virtual learning campus;
- Conceiving a 3D virtual learning environment where learners will participate in collaborative learning experience, located in Second Life platform and will have the opportunity to test their competences in safe context of application by generating and managing a virtual SME.
- Certify eLearners in the basis of EQF and ECVT systems and other national qualification systems.