PROGRAM "CENTER FOR INTEGRATIVE PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH"
Today, young people in Ukraine face fierce competition in the labor market.
The Charity Foundation Aspern in cooperation with Darnytsky District State Administration organized the program "Center of Integrative Vocational Training of children and youth ", which has been operating since June 2008 in order to educate in children and young people interest in vocational training, intensification of self-knowledge processes, formation of knowledge about the essence and structure of the world of professions. The activity of the Center is based on the idea of providing systematic integrative vocational training aimed at social prevention of the most vulnerable groups of children and youth, acquiring specific skills, creating conditions for social adaptation and preparing young people for independent living, assistance in choosing a profession and employment.
Participants of the Center's programs can be children and youth of Darnytsky district of Kyiv aged 12 to 35 years.
The specialists of the Center provide integrative training and acquisition of professional skills in the following areas:
● Master of sewing (children's fashion theater, clothing design);
● Carpenter (gaining skills of firing, wood carving, furniture repair);
● Designer (acquiring ecodesign and phytodesign skills);
● Hairdresser (gaining hairdressing skills);
● Shoe repair master (gaining repair and sewing skills).
Specialists also conduct classes in communicative English, German and French. If necessary, vocational guidance and consultations on topical employment issues are provided for children and young people.