1st meeting of the DIVET Project was organized in Athens on 28th February and 1st March 2019.
DIVET – Joint Qualification for Export Specialists Via Internet and Social Media is an Erasmus+ Project that will be implemented between periods December 2018- December 2020.
This project aims to develop the skills of young people interested to work in the field of internet based and social media exports in order to on the one hand to increase their employability and on the other hand to provide to enterprises trained professionals which possess the necessary skills to cover the needs.
In the first partner meeting, after a general introduction, partners discussed the main outcomes of the project, special objectives, intellectual outputs and project quality monitoring. Main themes of the meeting were online learning materials that aims to develop the export skills based on internet and social media.
The project is going to be implemented in the three project countries of Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey by expert entities. Pilot trainings will be implemented after the development of online learning materials during the two years of project timeline. During this piloting implementation, it is expected to involve 80 VET students and 80 SMEs working in the field of exports and willing to follow the digital swift.
At the end of the project, it is expected that the VET students will increase significantly their knowledge, skills and competencies in the sector and that the SMEs will be more engaged in apprenticeship and will be able to find more easily employees with the required skills.