Application for financial assistance to continuing training organisations for the years 2017-2020

Application for financial assistance to continuing training organisations for the years 2017-2020

Amendments to the entry of 31.08.2016 based on the discussion with the SERFI of 04.11.2016. Theme: People with disabilities and their access to training Legal foundations According to Art. 8 of the Federal Constitution, equality of rights, no one may be discriminated against “because of a physical, mental or psychological disability… The law provides for measures to eliminate disadvantages for the disabled”. According to Art. 1.2 of the Equal Opportunities for Disabled Persons Act, this also applies to training and…

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About Travail.Suisse Formation

About Travail.Suisse Formation

Improving access to Education for people with disabilities Since the 1st January 2017, the Continuing Education Act (WeBiG) has been in force. It gives the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) the opportunity to conclude service agreements with so-called continuing education organisations (Art. 12 WeBiG). The aim is to strengthen information, coordination and development with regard to continuing education (Art. 1 WeBiV). One of the service agreements has been concluded between SBFI and Travail.Suisse Formation TSF. The focus…

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The new website of Travail.Suisse Formation

The new website of Travail.Suisse Formation

Improving access to further education for people with disabilities Each educational institution has to ask itself, how it can make its teachings available to people with a disability. This question is important in both higher and basic education. Therefore, Travail.Suisse Formation has launched a project that aims to improve the access to educational offers for visually impaired people. For the implementation Travail.Suisse Formation will also incorporate the findings of the “Kompetenzzentrum Barrierefreie Kommunikation” of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences ZHAW…

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