WS.4: Capacity Building

Train of Trainers and of National Core Groups of CAN-MDS Operators Objectives
To develop a module for a short-training of professionals-potential operators of CAN-MDS
To train the trainers, namely the project's partners who will act as "national focal points", on CAN-MDS
To conduct National Core Groups of CAN-MDS Operators' workshops in the 7 participating countries
To evaluate both trainings for trainers and national core groups

Duration 8 months

Activities:
Activity 1: Development a training module for professionals/potential operators of CAN-MDS on the basis of CAN-MDS Toolkit including a special session on CAN monitoring ethical aspects
Activity 2: Designing of methodology and tools for effectiveness evaluation of the training
Activity 3: Conduction of a train-the-trainers seminar, namely to train partners as national "focal points" who will undertake to train national core groups of CAN-MDS operators and evaluate it
Activity 4: Evaluation of the train-the-trainers seminar
Activity 5: Conduction of training of national core groups of CAN-MDS operators at a country level
Activity 6: Evaluation of the national core groups of CAN-MDS operators' trainings
Activity 7: Revision of training module on the basis of the evaluation results (if needed) and translation to partners' official languages

Outputs
1. 1-day (8 hour) Train-the-Trainers seminar (17 participants) (Activity 3)
2. Evaluation of Train-the-trainers seminar (Activity 4)
3. 7 1-day (8 hour) CAN-MDS trainings at a national level (7 countries x 20 professionals/trainees) (Activity 5)
4. Evaluation of professionals training at a national level (in the 7 participating countries BG, BE, DE, GR, FR, IT, RO) (Activity 6)

Deliverables
1. Training module for professionals/potential operators of CAN-MDS (Activity 1)
2. Evaluation methodology &. tools for training (Activity 2)
4. Evaluation results from the train-the-trainers seminar (Activity 4)
5. Ready-to-use training material (including presentations, templates, evaluation questionnaires, supportive material and e-application)
6. Trainer's Manual

7. Evaluation results from the national core groups of CAN-MDS operators' trainings (Activity 6) 

8. National training modules for professionals/potential operators of CAN-MDS (Activity 7)