Project information

Index: 0808R2
Priority:1: Innovation and the knowledge economy
Sub Theme:Employment, human capital and education
Location SUOMI / FINLAND MANNER-SUOMI Kajaani Pohjois-Suomi Start/End date of the practice
Start: 2004
End: 2010

Topic of the practice

demographic change

Good Practice Information

In 2004 Kainuu Vocational College started in a project called ‘Verkossa kokien’. They built elearning models through three training pilots. In 2007 they continued working with the strategy and refined elearning methods. In 2009 they started their own elearning development project where they used experiences from the previous project. In 2010 developed methods and models were put into everyday practice. Promoting the use of ICT in labour force training. Implementing elearning on a degree based training, improving elearning skills and spreading the good practices. Creating common grounds for regional agents. Creating support models for elearning. Processes: Preplanning, administration of elearning environment, training pilots, research and evaluation, training of project staff, spreading pratices.

Evidence of success

Models of e-learning training and support have been introduced.

Contact details to obtain further information on the practice

Matti Nissinen

Joint Authority of Kainuu region

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