30th March 2021
The DEEP project (Digital Entrepreneurship for Employability Paths) reaches one of the core results of the implementation. Despite issues and difficulties coming from the impossibility to travel, partners managed to finalise the Training Modules on digital entrepreneurship that are already available online at the following link https://project-deep.eu/training.php (English language). Training contents are completely free of charge and will be soon available in five further languages (Bulgarian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish).
The training consists of eight Modules structured in different didactic units concerning the following topics:
- Basics of Digital Entrepreneurship for Business Competitiveness
- Boosting and nurturing digital culture in the development of entrepreneurship Part 1
- Boosting and nurturing digital culture in the development of entrepreneurship Part 2
- Branding for digital entrepreneurship
- Competencies and Skills for Entrepreneurship in Digital Environment
- Digital Communication
- IT and Digital Solutions for Digital Entrepreneurship (Level 1)
- IT and Digital Solutions for Digital Entrepreneurship (Level 2)
Each module includes tools, keywords and learning objectives. DEEP Trainings are also available for download in PDF format and include quizzes and list of references.
In particular, IDP European Consultants focused on the development of Module 1: Basics of Digital Entrepreneurship for Business Competitiveness. The module explores ICT and Digital Solutions for Business Competitiveness. The Fundamentals of Data-driven culture are delineated, with an in-depth analysis on Sales and Advertisement, Competitors, Benchmarking and Scenario-making. The unit will provide learners with the fundamentals of branding in digital settings and diagnostic and systemic solutions for Digital Entrepreneurship. In addition, the main novel technological trends for business such as the “Industry 4.0”, Support Territorial Networks for Digital Entrepreneurship and policy actions for tech and innovation are explored. An overview of the main EU funding opportunities – Grants, Loans, Guarantees and Equity, Subsidies, Prizes and Public Contracts – is also provided.
The main objectives of this module consist in:
- Exploiting the fundamentals of digital markets
- Having a full understanding of the opportunities emerging from the IT ecosystem
- Supporting their growth through digital solutions for management
- Identifying EU funding solutions for their business
In the Project, IDP brings its consolidated experience and expertise as a private provider of VET and adult education services. IDP has 25 years of experience in international and cross-border collaboration in the field of promotion of entrepreneurship and employability. IDP will greatly contribute to the technical and operational activities of the Project carrying out analysis and stock-taking activities of the Italian VET ecosystem pertaining to the project; contributing to structuring modules, developing methodologies for effective teaching and learning, materials and content.
DEEP is a Project co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Commission involving seven Partners from six countries (Poland, Portugal, Italy, Belgium, Spain, and Bulgaria). The DEEP main aim is to improve professional success chances of VET students with different backgrounds by developing not only their entrepreneurship skills (or knowledge), but also their digital skills. The project provides VET teachers/trainers/mentors with the necessary tools and knowledge to help their students effectively acquire those skills. DEEP proposes an integrated approach, possible through the cooperation of partners active in multiple sectors.
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