FITT! – Forma il tuo FuTuro! 

Increasing the quality of apprenticeship for vocational qualifications in Italy

FITT! - Forma il Tuo FuTuro aims at increasing the quality of apprenticeships for vocational qualifications in Italy. The project is intended as a learning model for the development of further high quality apprenticeship models at a national level in Italy as well as at a European level to the European Alliance for Apprenticeship.
The project is supervised by Veneto Region which will carry out the two-year project on behalf of the Italian Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs in co-operation with the German Federal Institute of Vocational Education and Training (BIBB) and the German Society for International Co-operation (GIZ). 

FITT! is co-financed by the Key Action 3 – support to policy – National Authorities for Apprenticeship of the Programme ‘Erasmus +' and intends to pilot initiatives, importing best experiences coming from food and hospitality sector of the German dual  system. 

The project refers to the services and tourism sectors which are important tenets of the Italian and, in particular, Venetian economy, where Vocational Educational Training (VET) has a great role in creating qualifications and competences.

The target groups of the project and the pilot scheme are : VET bodies and professionals, to build their capacity to deliver quality training and effective support to SMEs; social partners to strengthen their role and facilitate transfer to other sectors and/or regions; SMEs, to support them in playing a more robust educational role and quality of their contribution to development of young human capital.
In addition, the actions are addressed to the youth and their family in order to appreciate the apprenticeship, as a solution to improve skills and knowledge and to enter easily the labour market.

FITT!  is made by these phases: analysis of the German model, testing in Venetian SMEs and schools, reporting of activities and final evaluation.
>>>FITT! - presentation (EN)

The state of art of apprenticeship for vocational qualifications at the launch of the Italian reform on dual training, and proposals to improve the quality of the paths.

>>> FITT! Designing together the new apprenticeship in Italy

Regione del Veneto – Area Capitale Umano e Cultura IT
Veneto Lavoro IT
BIBB - Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung – Istituto Federale per la Formazione Professionale DE
GIZ – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit DE

Ministero del Lavoro e delle Politiche Sociali e ANPAL IT
Ministero dell'Istruzione, Università e Ricerca IT

Video - Istituto professionale 'C. Musatti' - Dolo VE
FORMAMENTE - Lifelong learning News. The new Italian dual system, pg. 28
Video - interviews with the representatives of VET trainers, companies, Ente Bilaterale Veneto FVG
Final brochure (EN)
Video message of the President of CoR - Markku Markkula for FITT!  final conference, 16th March Bruxelles
Veneto Region European Bulletin, April 2017

Redazione ANSA, 10 mar 2015 - Veneto guarda all'apprendistato tedesco
Avvenire, 10 mar 2015 - Così si rilancia l'apprendistato
Telepordenone, 10 mar 2015 - VENETO RILANCIA APPRENDISTATO
EUnews, 11 mar 2015 - Parte in Veneto il nuovo progetto di apprendistato FITT legato all'ERASMUS+
Committee of Regions, 12 mar 2015 - Apprendistato per il futuro dei giovani: un progetto pilota in Veneto
FASI, 17 mar 2015 - Erasmus +: Veneto capofila progetto FITT! su apprendistato
Video message of the President of CoR - Markku Markkula for FITT!  final conference, 16th March Bruxelles

Avviso per l'individuazione di soggetti a cui affidare la realizzazione di azioni di sviluppo e rafforzamento del sistema duale
Selection results, April 26th
Considered the completeness of the application , the strong professional experience in the Apprentiship field of the partners network and the gain experience in Veneto territory. Evaluated that the partnership covers the whole territory of Veneto  which guarantees the effective testing of dual system , the Commission considers to assign points 80/100 to project Enaip Veneto . [minutes extract]


Regione del Veneto – Area Capitale Umano e Cultura


 Italian version