Athens Technology Center (ATC) has successfully completed a complex project to implement an integrated eLearning solution, within the framework of a contract with the Cyprus Academy of Public Administration (KADD) – Department of Public Administration and Personnel (TDDP). The project concerned the design and development of a complete educational program of asynchronous electronic education, under the general title “Organizational Development – The modern public organization”.
According to the Coordinator of the contract, Mr. Marios Constantinou , Senior Training Officer of KADDD “the collaboration with ATC was exemplary and has achieved the intended results, which create the conditions and support our effort to offer the necessary education with a combination of electronic asynchronous and modern learning, in the direction of the development of the human resources of the Cyprus Public Service”.
The project in detail
The programme it includes 26 online courses, divided into 10 thematic modules, with a total duration of 70 hours, which were integrated into the KADDD e-learning platform that has also been implemented in the past by ATC. The value of the contract amounts to €617,450 plus VAT, and provides technical support for updating and/or changing the content of the asynchronous online courses over a five-year horizon.
The subjects of the coursesthat are included in the program, have been drawn from the criteria of the Common Assessment Framework (CAF) and reflect all aspects of the operation of a modern Public Organization, with a particular emphasis on the development of topics related to reforms for the modernization of the public service promoted by the Department of Public Administration and Personnel. Upon completion of the relevant process, trainee civil servants, and especially middle management and managers, strengthen the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to support administrative changes in their organizations.
For the successful implementation of the project, ATC collaborated with INTELEARN, which has been successfully operating in the field of educational technologies since 1989, and has extensive experience in the field of educational planning and implementation eLearning applications.
The two companies organized and coordinated the team of experts who undertook the creation of the educational material of the individual thematic units of the program, developed the detailed educational design of each course, and implemented the digital courses applying a lot high level of interaction.
A few words about ATC
Aiming to support lifelong learning and human resource development needs of large and medium-sized Public and Private organizations sector, the specialized business unit of Athens Technology Center (ATC), since 2001 creates integrated solutions with people-centered approach, covering all areas of modern HR, such as Learning, Recruiting, Certification Management, Talent Management, Virtual Classroom and Collaboration.