Submission no.



Upgrading Digital Youth Work: An Innovative Programme to Equip
Young People with Advanced Digital Skills to Meet the Needs of the Labour Market.

Short Description

The project`s aims are to strengthen the profile of Youth Workers and to develop strategies and methodologies of youth work in this field to have an impact on this problem. The quality of youth work will be upgraded through the development of the Complete Tool Kit accompanied with a set of new teaching and learning material to support the acquisition, monitoring, assessment and validation of high-tech digital skills of young people.

The whole project promotes the development of deep tech digital skills as purported by the recent reports of the EU (2018 Digital Action Plan, 2017 New Skills Agenda, 2018 Renewed Key Competences) in an attempt to bridge the digital gap with the labour market and support YP to meet the needs of employment.

Project Coordinator
Plattform e.V
Contact: Martin Arnold-Schaarschmidt
Project Partners
Contact: Gianluca Coppola
Culture Goes Europe (CGE) – Soziokulturelle Initiative Erfurt EV
Contact: Zafar Saydaliev
Open Europe
Contact: Olena Korzhykova
A & A Emphasys Interactive Solutions Ltd
Contact: Athos Charalambides
Lancaster & Morecambe College
Contact: John Latham