New Mentors for new professional Staff on the ZDK market

At the beginning of 2021, as part of the activities of the project “Synergy for easier employment in ZDK” conducted by the Chamber of Commerce of Zenica-Doboj Canton with the technical and financial support of the Helvetas My Future Foundation performed a revision of the training program for mentors of practical classes that is performed in economic entities

The basis for the audit was the validation of the DACUM research chart for mentors of practical classes in business entities in Zenica-Doboj Canton, conducted through a survey poll conducted at the cantonal level, which was answered by 35 mentors from business entities..

The mentioned DACUM chart was made through a project implemented by the Chamber of Commerce of Zenica-Doboj Canton and the Mixed Secondary School Tešanj with the support of the Government of Switzerland 2017-2018.

Among the novelties are, among other things, exams and independent work related to the development of a plan for conducting practical classes for the profession for which mentors accompany students in the business entity from which they come, whose draft was also developed as part of the above project.

The goal of the realized training is to strengthen the competencies of practical teaching mentors by improving the appropriate pedagogical, didactic, methodological knowledge and organizational skills for working with students of vocational schools, with the purpose of better implementation of practical teaching performed by a business entity. The materials used for the training can be downloaded here.

Mentors from the following companies have successfully completed this training: Arcelor Mittal doo Zenica, RM LH doo Zenica, Pobjeda dd Tešanj, Institution Center for the care of the elderly and infirm Ruhama, ŽGP Zenica dd Zenica, BME doo Tešanj, Medena commerce doo Tešanj, Empress doo Zenica, Alma Ras doo Lead, Kuna doo Visoko and Tex Team doo Visoko.