Mobility of apprentices in Europe

The European network to promote, implement
and enhance learning mobility for apprentices




Impact study

Impact study
Published Thursday 02 April 2015

The specific objectives of the project proposal are:

  • to capitalize the value of the international mobility experiences as a tool for learning and personal and professional development;
  • to value international mobility experiences as a tool to stimulate self-awareness in term of active citizenship and participation to the community development with own activities and actions;
  • to improve the tutoring and mentoring practices and tools of the mobility experiences, considering them learning processes in which participants should plan their learning paths accordingly to the personal and professional objectives;
  • to stimulate the recognition of competences at the end of a mobility experiences, in accordance with the ECVET system;
  • to promote the best use of the results valorising successful case stories, good practices, changes among the organisations of the consortium, the promoters/hosting partners involving enterprises, public institutions, NGOs, policy makers, general public
  • to actively inform a large public on the EU mobility programmes thanks to the past experiences made by individuals and organisations;
  • to actively reinforce the intercultural dialogue and actions in partners multicultural societies in order to foster rights, European citizenship and social cohesion processes
  • to improve the co-operation among the different stakeholders of the mobility fields in order to improve the quality of the experiences and the links between education, training, job market.

The aims and objectives of the project proposal are linked to the objectives and the priorities identified in the call, in fact the project will especially contribute to:

  • the creation of a solid framework of reference elaborating a common understanding on evaluation of the quality and the long term impact of relevant international mobility experiences, for the mobility managers and mentors in order to facilitate their work, the international communication and also to improve the quality and the success of their work;
  • to promote a better knowledge of the community of former LLP participants after 20 years of activity of the consortium' partners;
  • to facilitate the access to existing tools, improve, use, disseminate and exploit tools created in the past for EU programmes by the consortium members in a transversal way, such as Leonardo da Vinci, Erasmus placements, ESF transnational cooperation, pilot and mobility projects;
  • to disseminate the results of the research and related information to a large public in order to motivate to use mobility as a tool for learning and personal and professional development;
  • to facilitate the exchange of good practices and innovative tools, especially among young people and new potential participants and practitioners;
  • to create a space for experimentation of the use of social media marketing in EU campaign;
  • to influence the quality standards of mobility projects and their success in a long term perspective;
  • to improve the satisfaction of all the actors involved in the mobility projects.

Achieving all the above mentioned objectives, the project will give a concrete answer to all the mentioned needs, providing also space for debates, for reflections, for experimentation and feedback.