September 2019- August 2021
Friesland College/CIV Water is lead partner in the European Pilot project Centre of Vocational Excellence Water. This European project aims at enhancing the skills of VET professionals in the water sector. Furthermore, the project focuses at developing future skills of VET professionals that will become more important in the upcoming years.
Within this 2-year project VET schools, the water sector, research institutions, higher education and (semi) government institutions from the Netherlands, UK, Latvia, Malta and Czech Republic have joined forces and work closely together. They all share the ambition to develop the full potential of VET and to play an active part in the sustainable growth and innovation of the European water sector.
This project was selected as one of 5 Pilot projects in the whole of Europe. For more information: www.povewater.eu