In 2017 our College was the winner of the European Innovative VET award for its integrated approach combining and realizing different perspectives in a new technological and educational learning environment. School and work based learning are integrated, industry, students and teachers acting as co-creators in an innovative hybrid learning environment.
Da Vinci College is a holder of the Erasmus+ VET mobility charter
Through EFVET – the European forum for Vocational Education & Training, we identify possible partners for projects with European financing, and we actively participate in seminars and conferences held.
EfVET is a unique European-wide professional association which has been created by and for providers of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in all European countries. Mission:
- Promote quality and innovation in Technical and Vocational Education and Training throughout Europe.
- Develop collaboration, mutual co-operation and sharing of good practice.
- Give colleges a platform of influence in European TVET policy.
- Provide a transnational framework to support all co-operative actions aimed at enhancing and improving technical and vocational education and training.
EfVET has a key role in representing its members and contributing to EC policy debate on behalf of the VET sector, and is involved in the process of Lifelong Learning via EUCIS (European Civil Society Platform for Lifelong Learning).
TA3 – the Trans-Atlantic Technology and Training Alliance, is a consortium of leading community and technical colleges in the U.S. and Europe that promotes learning and innovation across borders, supports regional economies, and promotes the value and importance of a global perspective. The TA3’s mission is to support learning, innovation and exchange among institutions offering pre-baccalaureate technical education, to promote policies and research that support their ability to be effective leaders in regional economic development, and to disseminate lessons learned.
Innotecs is an International organisation for deans and directors of Technical schools, mainly focused on VET and High school level.
It is a sustainable professional network for Technical VET schools and schools for Higher education in Technique. The goal is to help colleges to deal with the future challenges coming from the European Labour market.