AICA pledge is to foster Digital Skills training programmes and ICT internationally recognized Certification of Digital Literacy Competences, while supporting the dissemination of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition and New Skills Agenda objectives and opportunities trough AICA DIGINET, the Italian network of about 2.500 primary and upper secondary schools, Science Museums, Fablabs, Vocational and Educational training institutions, Higher Education Institutions, SMEs, ICT professionals and general public.
During 2017, AICA wants to deliver around 50,000 ECDL Digital Skills certification training programmes to students, teachers and adult population, boosting the exchange of good practice and the collaboration among AICA DIGINET, across 20 Italian Regions, to give a concrete support with networking activities that are focused on the challenges outlined by the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition and New Skills Agenda regarding digital competence standards in the workforce, education and society.
|Certifications delivered||ECDL Digital Skills certification and training programmes delivered to schools, VET institutions, universities, Public Administrations, SMEs and adult population||40,000||25.000|
|People reached through awareness raising activities/training centres||Training centres of AICA DIGINET network reached in the dissemination activity of the “Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs” and New Skills Agenda aims and objectives among 20 Italian regions||2,500||2500|
|Other (Competitions organised)||Regional “Digital Education Competitions” realized at local level in collaboration with Regional School Offices and SMEs||15||20|
|People reached through awareness raising activities/primary/secondary education students||students involved in the Digital Educational Competitions||6,000||14.600|
|Other (Award Ceremonies)||(Award Ceremonies of the Digital Educational Competitions realized all over the country||10||17|
|People reached through awareness raising activities/schools||People reached through AICA communication tools, during quarterly dissemination activity updates.||110,000||50.000|
|Milestone name||Completion date||Status|
|Presentation of AICA pledge in Brussels, during the launch of the “Digital Skills and Job Coalition” on 1 December 2016 and start the dissemination activities of DIGINET pledge at international level.||01/12/2016||Completed|
|Starting the dissemination of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition and New Skills Agenda objectives and opportunities through AICA communication tools while promoting up-skilling Digital training and certification programmes||01/02/2017||Completed|
|Promotion of cross-cutting cooperation projects and activities with other related networks for digital jobs targeted to young people, young professionals, SMEs and Educational entities and launch of the Regional Digital Educational Competitions||31/03/2017||Completed|
|Progress review regarding the networking activities and the delivery of the Digital skills certification training programmes within AICA DIGINET||01/07/2017||On Track|
|Progress review regarding the networking activities and dissemination of the Award Ceremonies events of the Digital Educational Competitions||01/10/2017||Completed|
|dissemination of the Digital Skills and Job Coalition milestone results and AICA DIGINET pledge activities through our communication tools||01/12/2017||On Track|