Description of Profession
The Adult Lifelong Learning Trainer refers to the activity that encompasses the investigation of educational needs of learners, the design and implementation of the teaching Unit, as well as the self-evaluation of the teaching intervention.
In the above cycle are included individual objects and activities, such as the continuous briefing of the trainer for the developments in adult education, the cooperation with other trainers and executives of adult education and training institutions.
In terms of scope, it covers the range of educational activities of non-formal adult education, in particular its two main pillars, i.e. Continuing vocational training and general adult education. The adult lifelong learning trainer's specialty is horizontal.
Candidate obtains the certificate after passing the exam.
The certificate is valid for 10 years.
The certified professional obtains:
- - Proof of professional qualifications
- - Professional ID card, a globally work asset
- - Self confidence
However it is worth noting that:
The European Accreditation Bodies have founded the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA), one of the main goals of which is to promote the international recognition of both the accreditation provided by its members and the accredited services by maintaining reliable multilateral agreements (MLAs). ESYD is one of the founding members of EA. Since March 2004, ESYD has become a signatory to the MLAs for Testing Laboratories, Calibration Laboratories and Inspection Bodies and since March 2005 for Certification Bodies for all provided services (persons, products, quality management systems, environmental management systems).
Through the co-operation between accreditation bodies at global level, accreditation recognition of MLAs signatories is expanded to most industrially developed countries, such as U.S.A., Canada, Japan, China, Australia etc.
ESYD regularly participates in the EA General Assemblies and in the meetings of the EA Committees for MLAs, Laboratories, Certification and Inspection Bodies. ESYD is a member of the International Laboratory Accreditation Collaboration – ILAC