Quality food industry and sustainable farming in The Netherlands: an amazing study visit

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OBJECTIVES
1. Discovering and learning features, values and key-factors of Italian quality food industry, farming and agritourism
2. Learning about organisation, management and marketing of successful companies
3. Reflect on health, environment and sustainability
4. Stimulating professional and business cooperation

PROGRAMME
Day 1: Welcome
- Presentation of the course and participants
- Brainstorming and team building
- Farming, food industry and agritourism in Italy: features, values and key-factors
- Cultural visit of the city centre

Day 2 – Day 3 – Day 4
- Visit to local quality food companies and meeting with managers, experts and workers
- Visit to sustainable farming (including pigs and cows) companies with managers, experts and workers

Day 5: A new beginning
- Laboratory of Cooking and lunch together!
- Planning the follow up for future projects together
- Course evaluation
- Releasing of official course certifications.

DATES & PLACES
• 22-26 April, Utrecht (NL). N.B. from 26 night it’s “King’s day”, a National feast!
• 23-27 June, Utrecht
• 29 October-2 November, Utrecht

• 15-19 December, Rome
• 2-6 January, Marcellinara and the Istmus of Italy
• 13-17 January, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 18-22 January, Milan
• 24-28 January, Carfizzi and Cirò wine area
• 18-22 February, Marcellinara and the Istmus of Italy
• 9-13 March, Rome
• 20-24 March, Milan
• 4-8 April, Rome
• 5-9 May, Milan
• 22-26 May, Badolato and Orange Coast
• 27-31 May, Rome
• 18-22 June, Rome
• 2-6 July, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 17-21 July, Rome
• 3-7 September, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 17-21 September, Rome
• 3-7 October, Marcellinara and the Isthmus of Italy
• 5-9 November, Milan
• 12-16 November, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 27 November – 1 December, Rome.

N.B. Different periods and venues can be freely chosen by the sending organisation, upon request and after checking our availability.

DATES & PLACES
• 15-19 December, Rome
• 2-6 January, Marcellinara and the Istmus of Italy
• 13-17 January, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 18-22 January, Milan
• 24-28 January, Carfizzi and Cirò wine area
• 18-22 February, Marcellinara and the Istmus of Italy
• 9-13 March, Rome
• 20-24 March, Milan
• 4-8 April, Rome
• 5-9 May, Milan
• 22-26 May, Badolato and Orange Coast
• 27-31 May, Rome
• 18-22 June, Rome
• 2-6 July, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 17-21 July, Rome
• 27-31 July, Marcellinara and the Isthmus of Italy
• 3-7 September, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 17-21 September, Rome
• 3-7 October, Marcellinara and the Isthmus of Italy
• 5-9 November, Milan
• 12-16 November, Tropea and Gods Coast
• 27 November – 1 December, Rome.

N.B Different periods and venues can be freely chosen by the sending organisation, upon request and after checking our availability.

METHODOLOGY
Based on formal, informal and non-formal education, our methodology will try to stimulate active participation, pro-activity, responsibility and sharing of all participants involved. In this way, we aim to build a diverse and stimulating environment for reflecting, working and learning. It has a horizontal and practical approach and will make use of the following tools:
• face-to-face lessons
• team-building and team-working
• best practice case-studies
• multimedia and web resources
• project based working
• practical laboratory
• brainstorming and focus-group
• role-play
• self and group assessment and evaluation.

PREPARATION
After the confirmation and before starting, we check the previous knowledge and experience of participants, as well as their specific needs related to the topics of our training course. In addition, we will provide some documents and learning contents of our “Library of Methods & Tools” in order to start getting involved in topics and subjects that will be taught.

FOLLOW UP
All participants are expected to maintain access and communication with the rest of their colleagues as well as with the trainer and participate in useful discussions either through the virtual classroom platform and via e-mail. Trainers and company will also be available for any further questions for a period of 5 months after the end of the course, either through e-mail, virtual classroom platform, individual Skype calls, telephone or WhatsApp. By means of all these tools, we aim to get an effective follow-up, to stimulate peer networking, to keep in touch and to share opinions, experiences and practices for unlimited time.

TRAINERS
The entire training catalogue is supported by an international team of experts in project management of European projects. The coordinator and main trainer of the event is Alessandro Gariano: founder and manager of Enjoy Italy, active in education and training as well as local development and destination management; trainer of teachers and for educational organisations (110+ in-services trainings provided, 900+ trainees); youth trainer in the context of non-formal education; project designer, project manager and expert of EU Programmes.

TRAINING INSTITUTION
Enjoy Italy is a small company aiming to animate, stimulate and support the sustainable development of citizens, territories and communities. Either in Italy and Europe. It has been founded by a dynamic and passionate young professional on few but solid values: responsibility, identity, inclusion, sharing, lifelong learning, civic awareness and sustainability. And a vivid passion for its land.

Two are the specific areas of its action:
- Education & Training: provision of tools and opportunities for a personal, social, cultural and professional growth. For responsible citizens and communities. It provided 110+ in-service trainings to 900+ teachers and professionals and, in addition, 20+ trainings to 500+ trainees in the context of non-formal education.
- Local Development & Destination Management and: assistance to public and private entities in developing vision and goals, providing advice and services during the entire life cycle of a project. For sustainable destinations.

The company has got some relevant experience in the design and management of different projects within several EU Programmes and Erasmus+ KA1 and KA2 in particular, as well as in the education and training field, both at national and international level.

DAILY TIMETABLE
Each daily session includes:
• class/lecture/laboratory/workshop
• individual counselling
• daily evaluation

CERTIFICATIONS
At the end of the course, each participant will be awarded with a certificate of attendance, while the Europass Mobility Certificate will be issued upon request of the sending organisation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
For any further information, do not hesitate to contact us (check here under). We will be delighted to find out the best solution for you. Together.

METHODOLOGY
Based on formal, informal and non formal learning, our methodology will try to stimulate active participation, pro-activity, responsibility and sharing of problems and thoughts of all participants involved. In this way, we aim to build a diverse and stimulating environment for studying, reflecting and working. It has a horizontal and practical approach and will make use of the following tools:
• face-to-face lessons
• benchmarking
• team-building and team-working
• best practice case-studies
• project working
• practical laboratory
• driven simulations
• role-play
• focus-group
• daily evaluation through self and group assessment.


PREPARATION
After the confirmation and before starting, we will provide one guidebook and some other documents in pdf format and an online “Library of Tools” to start getting involved in topics and subjects which will be taught. Also, we ask participants to fulfil a questionnaire in order to let us understand their previous knowledge and experience and their specific needs related to the topics of our training course.

FOLLOW UP
All seminar participants are expected to maintain access and communication with the rest of their colleagues as well as with the trainers and participate in virtual discussions through the blog, facebook group and e-mail. Trainers will also be available for any further questions for a period of 5 months after the end of the course, both through the web and through individual Skype calls. By means of these tools, we aim to get an effective follow up and to stimulate peer networking, to keep in touch and sharing views and opinions for unlimited time.

TRAINERS
The event is supported by an international team of experts in project management of European projects. The coordinator and main trainer is Alessandro Gariano: freelance project designer and project manager, expert of EU Programmes and Project Cycle Management; Manager of Enjoy Italy, active in European funds for culture, non formal learning, adult education and local development (see here under).

TRAINING INSTITUTION
Enjoy Italy is a young SME aiming to animate, stimulate and support local sustainable development of its territory and communities. It has been founded by some dynamic, passionate and diverse young people with few but solid values: ecology, responsibility, culture, inclusion, sharing, lifelong learning, and civic awareness. And a vivid passion for our land. Two are the specific areas of its action:
• Education and training: provision of tools and opportunities for a personal, social, cultural and professional growth. For responsible citizens
• Destination Management and Local Development: assistance to publican private entities in developing vision and goals, providing advice and services during the entire life cycle of a project. For sustainable destinations.

The company has got some relevant experience in the design and management of different projects within several EU Programmes as well as in the training field, both at national and international level.

CERTIFICATIONS
At the end of the course, each participant will be awarded with the Europass Mobility Certificate, together with a certificate of attendance. Both documents will be provided in double language.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
For any further information, do not hesitate to contact us (check how here under). We will be delighted to find out the best solution for you. Together.

Course organiser
ENJOY ITALY
Location
Utrecht, Netherlands


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Upcoming sessions

12.11.2019 > 16.11.2019 (Confirmed)

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