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Join my Peter Rechmann (BiBB) and I for our Webinar on THURSDAY, November 30, 2017, 08.00 am CET on 'Business Case for Investing in Vocational Education & Training'. We will be discussing important aspects pertaining Financing of Vocational Education &

This Webinar is organised in cooperation with GOVET - German Office for VET cooperation

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For the past year or so, I have been researching the area of Financing of TVET focused on the topic of Return on Investment. As a Chancellor’s Fellow hosted by BIBB, I got a chance to look at the German Vocational Education & Training (VET) system with the focus on long term social and economic benefits to companies, government and learners. My interest was to see how some of its best practices can be used in “Non Dual” systems of VET.

The Dual System of Training - to its merit - addresses the issue by bringing Industry and Government together as co-partners & co-funders of VET programmes. The question is : What drives the industry to be the main funder of TVET ?

To discuss some of these aspects especially in the context of ‘non-dual VET systems’, I am organising a FREE WEBINAR on THURSDAY, November 30, 2017, 08.00 am CET in collaboration with GOVET on the topic “ What is the Business Case of Investing in Vocational Education & Training for Companies”. Mr Peter Rechmann, Head of Secretariat at GOVET will join me as the speaker.

This webinar offers important points for those responsible for attracting employers, partners into the VET system. It will be an interesting and engaging session on various aspects concerning the engagement of companies.

Peter and I, will use the 60 mins effectively to :

- Revisit the German Dual System of Training
- Review the Cost - Benefit approach and key results of the Study
- Explore how this can be used in the context of “Non - Dual” Vocational Education & Training Systems

This Google Hangout is aimed at sharing information on best practices, results of my research study and to open dialogues for partnerships. It does not intend to market or promote a system.

Its an online event, so everyone is welcome to join. It might be of immediate interest to :

- VET Policy professionals seeking examples on the topic of ´Dual System of Training, making VET attractive, Employer Engagement
Training/HR/Policy Managers of Companies interested in developing a business case
- Service Providers who in the VET space seeking ideas on incentivising their participation
- Researchers studying VET systems and looking to enhance knowledge on the subject

How to Register ?

The webinar can be accessed using Google Hangouts/Youtube on your mobile/computer - It’s free, linked to your google accounts and can be accessed on the go!

STEP 1 : Register your participation using the link

STEP 2: Mark the Date and Time (based on your timezone) on your Calendar

STEP 3: Follow the instructions regarding on how to join this session that you receive closer to the date

STEP 4: Join the Session on THURSDAY, November 30, 2017, 08.00 am CET

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