[PAMEEP] Plan and Manage Effectively your European funded Project
By completing this course, you will be able on behalf of your organisation to
identify funding opportunities that are available at national and european level to support the development and improve the quality of the services you are or will be offering
prepare, organise and deliver successful proposals for requesting funding from the European Commission and other funding channels in order to deploy new business methods and tools, improve your European dimension and language competences as well as enhance the quality of the management, organisation and delivery of teaching and learning
develop further your network and identify key partners, collaborators and clients across all over Europe for working together on european projects
implement effectively sustainable educational and not only projects with impact and benefits applicable across Europe
apply sound financial management practices in the implementation of your european projects
plan and execute an effective dissemination and exploitation strategy that will advance the sustainability of your european project
organise and manage the ownership of intellectual outputs achieved (such as curricula, pedagogical materials, IT tools, studies, learning methods, open educational resources, research finding, etc) in european partnerships
apply a quality strategy in european funded projects
use free but simple and very powerful web based tools for managing effectively your project
receive upon successful completion a specialisation certificate in funding and implementing European Projects.
The training duration is five days from Monday to Friday, starting at 09:00 and finishing at 17:00 with core teaching till 13:30 and then after lunch based on the flipped classroom model participants will be able to use individually and on their own pace the eLearning platform of the course and reflect on follow up activities and interact with the trainer. The principles taught in this course obviously are not applicable only in educational projects but in all other areas (employment, culture, human rights, research, etc) that will be also addressed.
What makes us unique
Seven consecutive years on delivering such courses across Europe
Hands on practice with actual proposals and projects as baseline training material and real-case examples
The only course in Europe with direct involvement of experienced as trainers EC experts
The only course in Europe that follows a unique structure and approach so that to address the expectations of all participants from beginners to senior project managers with many years of experience in european projects
The only course in Europe with satisfaction guarantee else money back
The only course in Europe that offers training of the highest quality at the lowest cost
The only course in Europe that 100% of our trainees rate our courses in this topic from very good to excellent
Our offered certification via C&G/ILM is significant for the fullfillment of the technical capacity of your organisation for participating in most of the european projects according to the new funding/participation rules for 2014-2020
Our expertise, professionalism and impact in the topic that is confirmed with the skills of our instructor(s) as well as the testimonials from previous participants
Course Fee and Cost for Validating Learning Outcomes
The normal course fee for these full five days is 1997 €. Please check for the course info in our site www.fundingexpert.academy. However, in order to give the opportunity to as many actors as possible from education community to leverage themselves and their organisation with our course, we have made a special discount of around 82%(1647€ off) especially for educators, teachers and youth actors under erasmus KA1 grant and the course fee is only 350 € per participant. All participants at the end of the course will receive a certificate of successful attendance and a europass mobility if applicable. In any case, according to the new funding rules for the programming period 2014-2020, participants should prove their technical and operational capacity for participating in most of the european projects and receive EC grants. In this case, any certification for the organisation's staff will be a significant credit for the technical and operational capacity of your organisation.
There three sessions planned for 2017 (Summer, autumn and winter of 2017. Dates (Five days per seminar) are flexible) and are arranged on an ad-hoc basis based on the availability of the majority of the participants.
In case one organisation wishes to send at least 5 participants to get trained in one session, then we can arrange a special session just for that organisation at dates that are convenient for both sides.
The course duration is five days with specific learning outcomes per day, as well as pre-arrival and follow up activities and provisions to evaluate the long term impact. In specific, the whole seminar comprises two parts. The first part, Part A runs from Monday till Wednesday and focuses on planning and writing a successful proposal and exploiting European Funds and the second part, Part B runs from Thursday till Friday and focuses on implementing and delivering successfully a European Project (Financial Management, Quality Assurance,Project Dissemination and Exploitation, Project Management Tools, etc). Participants can decide to participate in both parts (Part A and Part B together) or in any of the two parts (Part A or Part B) and the cost is fixed and the same either if you participate in both parts or in just one part. For more info, download the full agenda and details.
Course Venue and Accommodation
The training takes place in our training premises at NSF CYBERALL-ACCESS, Aiantos 61 and Athinas 34 (Entrance from Athinas), ILION/Athens 13122. For full directions, please check our contact page. The best way to reach us from the center of Athens is by metro and bus with a total ride of around 30-35 minutes. You can arrange to stay at any hotel in Athens you prefer but for your convenience, comfort and cost effectiveness, we suggest you to arrange your accommodation at NOVUS City Hotel a four star hotel just two minutes walk from metro station Metaxourgio in the centre of Athens as well as 4 minutes walk from the bus station for picking up bus no. A11 or B11 to reach directly our training center within 30-35 minutes. Prices for single rooms with breakfast start from 50 EUR and for doubles from 60 EUR. Please note that this hotel is quite popular and gets fully booked quite often and you need to act fast. For better rates, please use the instructor's name and/or the company's name (N. Floratos and/or CYBERALL ACCESS) and contact the F.O. Manager, Mr. Maniatis at firstname.lastname@example.org. Novus Hotel but also all centrally located hotels can be easily reached from the airport by metro, express bus, or taxi as follows: By Taxi: If you wish to arrive in the city center by taxi, follow the signs to the taxi terminal at the Arrivals Hall of Athens International Airport. The taxi terminal is located at Exit 3. The fare from Athens airport to the city center is fixed:
Day time fare (05:00-24:00): 38 €
Night time fare (24:00-05:00): 50 €
This is total cost and includes luggage costs, highway tolls, and VAT. The same fixed fares apply going to the airport from Athens center. Consult the airport website for indicative fares beyond the city center. By Public Transportation: Athens enjoys a reliable network of bus and metro. The following two options will take you to Syntagma Square, which located at the very heart of Athens. You can check the website of your Athens hotel for specific directions on bus and metro lines to your hotel. Metro: The train station is connected to the airport although one will require to go a level up from the Arrivals Hall using an elevator and cross over a pedestrian bridge. You are required to purchase a ticket from the station desk for €8 Euros per person. Trains run every 30 mins from 05:30-00:15 (02:00 on Fri & Sat nights) and take 40 mins from/to city center (Syntagma Square). For more information on fares and schedules, consult the airport website or the Attikon Metro portal. Express bus: The express bus station is located just in front of the Arrivals Hall. The express bus X95 goes directly to Syntagma Square. For more information about the bus network and an interactive map please visit the Transport for Athens portal. And as Athens is well into the smartphone era, you can also download one of the following apps which shall make getting around Athens much easier:
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There are possibilities for individuals to participate through their organisation and have all their costs covered with a grant. More specifically,
Educational personnel outside Greece can participate with a grant as long as their organisation has received an ERASMUS+ KA1 grant or in some cases a KA2 grant that covers all the costs (travel, subsistence, course fee and issue of specialisation certificate).
If you believe, your organisation can take advantage of any of the above options, please contact us with some more details for examining together your choices and how to exploit them. In any case, please have a look in our No-Risk Money Back Guarantee.
Mr. Nikolaos Floratos (B.Eng, M.Sc, DIC, MBA, PhD Researcher) the last 19 years offers his services as an expert in planning and managing large and small projects in the area of research, education, ICT (Information Communication Technologies), social inclusion, entrepreneurship, standardization and consumer issues. He has supported hundreds of individuals and organisations mainly from Europe but also from all over the world on how to apply and manage state funding (e.g. from European Commission, National Funds, etc) and receive support for deploying their business idea or mission. Also he has delivered recently courses in proposal writing for funding European projects at Cergy Pontoise University in Paris in the context of a Master course on European Projects as well as at European Project Academy in Brussels in the context of the Master in Technologies for the development of European Projects. Furthermore, Mr Nikolaos Floratos has been engaged as expert by the European Commission on evaluating proposals requesting EC funding as well as reviewing EU projects since 2003 and he has managed so far more than seventy EU projects since 1997. He presents the most suitable mix as an EC expert and project manager with teaching experience and skills.
What our trainees say
Excellent! The most useful course I have attended so far. Every topic relevant to my job was explained in great detail. [Samantha Wilks, Projects Management Office, Middlesex University, UK] Please check for more testimonials.
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NSF CYBERALL ACCESS has been approved by the Institute of Leadership and Management, part of City and Guilds group, the international vocational education awarding body, as an ILM Recognised Provider. This recognition is the result of the high quality of courses that the organisation offers through the Learn-IT-Easy framework and gives the opportunity to all our new participants in our management courses on european projects (on planning and management or on dissemination & exploitation) to earn a course certificate endorsed by the Institute of Leadership and Management. ‘ILM is a trademark of the City and Guilds of London Institute and is used under licence’.
NSF CYBERALL ACCESS has been accredited by the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance EOPPEP as a Center for LifeLong Learning type 1 (KDBM1). It is licensed to provide non-formal education encompassing initial and continuing vocational training.