European Center for Quality Ltd. held a national multiplier event in Sofia, Bulgaria under the project Collaborative Learning Environment for Engineering Education – CoLED (Ref. No 2018-1-PL01-KA202-050777). The event was organized on 15.10.2020 and was part of the Erasmus+ Days in Europe. The main aim of the initiative was to present and promote the pre-final project results and gather suggestions, ideas, remarks and recommendations for improvement of the training system and materials. The event was attended by 30 stakeholders and target groups representatives, including municipalities, schools, universities, VET trainers, SMEs, entrepreneurs, etc.
The event opened with a presentation of the Erasmus+ Programme and the education and training opportunities for SMEs, followed by an overview of CoLED project and its outcomes, with special focus on CoLED training course on Automation for manufacturing and CoLED collaborative learning platform. After the presentations, the participants were invited to take part in a workshop, during which the CoLED platform: (link: https://coled.moodle.pl/) was tested and the training courses were discussed in more detail. The event continued with an interactive quiz with awards, after which each participant was asked to fill in a questionnaire and provide their valuable feedback. The gathered recommendations helped the partnership make the necessary refinements of CoLED training materials and finalize the project outputs.