Personal development, entrepreneurship, and vocational courses have been opened in Çanakkale Province, for Tevfikiye and Çıplak villages’ people to support them economically and personally in cooperation with Çanakkale Public Education Center and Opet Ltd.
These courses opened in order to contribute promotion of economic and social integration of disadvantaged groups living in Çanakkale, Turkey with a slogan “Always education for everyone and everywhere”.
The target group of the course was 342 villager women and 381 men, in a total of 723 people.
At the end of the course, villagers who attended the course actualized their selves and had a profession.
This study is a good practice and may be inspirational for other informal education institutions.
Opened course list and number of participants:
Jewelry design: 40 participants
Diction & articulation: 35 participants
Sanitation and Hygiene Training for Food and Water Sectors: 100 participants
Entrepreneurship: 50 participants
Occupational health and safety: 100 participants
Communication in social and business life: 100 participants
Personal development: 150 participants
Leadership training: 100 participants
Occupational ethics: 100 participants
A1, A2 level English: 50 participants
Rural Tourism Activities: 50 participants