TATRA Project

Engrave Talent of Middle Aged Women in TouR Leading Competencies - Improve Access to Labour Market

Project's website: tatra-eu.net   


Tourism is the growth area for Europe and is essential in the current economic global climate, as underlined by the Commission in continuous manner. Latest statistics is clearly validating the importance of the sector in employment of European citizen especially for women. 

The rate of employment of women in this sector is 60%, highlighting the importance of the sector in female employment. Existence of common European Tour Guide & Travel Leader (Tour Leader) definition and competency profile as well as e-learning based awareness training on such a profile are one of the most important lacking in this field.

ECVET - Preparation of common European curriculum according to this European definition and profile, for e-training of target group making Tour Guide - Travel Leader concept clear and increase awareness of seriousness of Tour Guide activities and motivate them for job.

During the next phase of   project, developed curriculum will be put in form of e-learning package and be made available to target group in the project portal (www.tatra.net). Informal certification will be offered to boost the effect of the e-training and help MAW in their efforts in integration back to labour market after they also be guided-mentored how to receive official certification, to support MAW employment.