The presentation of the project “Skills for business world” was held on December 15.
The project is jointly carried out by the Ministry of Education, the British Council and "Azercell Telecom" LLC in the field of initial vocational and specialized education. The main objective of the project is to contribute to the development of initial vocational and specialized education and training in the country, to expand employment opportunities and to organize work experience program.
The representatives of the Ministry of Education, the British Council, "Azercell Telecom" LLC and pilot institutions of initial vocational and specialized education attended the presentation of the project.
The first training on the project is held at Baku Professional Lyceum No.5. The training is attended by 36 teachers teaching ICT and telecommunications in initial vocational and specialized educational institutions in Baku. During the training, the participants will be able to gain knowledge and skills about effective learning models for initial vocational and specialized education, methods and classroom management. Lessons will be continued until December 17 by a specialist invited from the United Kingdom.
The part, intended for pupils, will be implemented by the Organization on Achievements of Azerbaijani Youth. To this end, the skills of more than 500 pupils studying ICT and telecommunications were examined by the Organization and 120 pupils were given a chance to participate in the training. During the project, these pupils will acquire skills for finding work and career opportunities, and will gain production experience in the field of ICT and telecommunications. The trainings for pupils will begin since January 2016.