Acronym: MAKE IT

Project Name: MAKE IT – project Shift into Learning Outcomes in the Welding Sector 

Grant agreement no: 562642-EPP-1-2015-1-BE-EPPKA2-SSA

Total cost:  148.545,00€

Total Funding:  148.545,00€


The main aim of Let’s Make It Happen – a Shift into Learning Outcomes in the Welding Sector / MAKE IT project, set to address the Manufacturing & Engineering sector, is to develop a European sector-oriented qualification system through the exchange among EU partners of an innovative training curriculum.

The curriculum is designed for an intermediate level of qualification named “Welding Practitioner”, along with the recognition and validation of a competence process for this qualification.

Main objectives:

  • Identification of common procedures and gaps regarding welding practitioner qualification profile in the EU countries;
  • Establishment of an operational framework to develop a model based on EQF levels, boosting the recognition and transfer of credits by applying ECVET methodology and tools;
  • Enhance trainers in the field of welding sector, skills and competencies by promoting exchange of successful pedagogical methods and practices between teachers and trainers from VET;
  • Development of an EU Network to stimulate future cooperation and mobility in the field of education and work.

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Type of Project: VET Projects
Project Website: http://www.makeitproject.eu/
Project Programme: Co-funded by the Erasmus + Programme of teh European Union
Project Coordinaton: EWF (BELGIUM)
Project Contact: formacao@isq.pt
Start Year: 2015
Project Duration: 2018

Project Partners: ISQ (PORTUGAL), Agência Nacional para a qualificação e o ensino profissional I - ANQEP (PORTUGAL), Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional - IEFP (PORTUGAL), MATRAI - MATRAI Welding Ltd. (HUNGARY), MHtE - Magyar Hegesztéstechnikai és Anyagvizsgálati Egyesülés (HUNGARY), HKIK - Heves Megyei Kereskedelmi és Iparkamara (HUNGARY), HiOA - Hogskolen I Oslo Og Akershus (NORWAY), NTI-MMM (NORWAY), Teknologisk Institutt As - TI (NORWAY), IPS - Institucion Profesional Salesiana (SPAIN), CESOL - Asociacion Espanola de Soldadura y Tecnologias de Union (SPAIN), DGF- Direccion General de Formación, comunidad de Madrid (SPAIN)