Professional Development Programme

Know About Business (In collaboration with ITC-ILO)

KAB Entrepreneurship courses have been initiated in more than 40 countries with assistance of ILO. In Pakistan, IRM is offering KAB training in collaboration with International Training Center ( ITC/ILO Turin, Italy) under guidance of ITC’s seasoned trainers and facilitators. The course is particularly relevant for teacher trainers, entrepreneurship teachers and lecturers, and entrepreneurship course developers. This course will assist participants to become ILO’s accredited ‘KAB’ lecturer.

The KAB package was designed for use in vocational education and training institutions and secondary schools to give young people awareness and some practice of the opportunities, challenges, procedures, characteristics, attitudes and skills needed for successful entrepreneurship. It can also be adapted for use in institutions of higher education for integration of entrepreneurship curriculum.

Objectives

Who Should Attend

This course is aimed at all professionals involved in the design and teaching of entrepreneurship education courses in schools, vocational education and training institutions, and higher education. It is particularly relevant for teacher trainers, entrepreneurship teachers and lecturers, and entrepreneurship course developers.

Contents

The course will be a training of trainers course on the latest (2008) edition of the KAB training package

A) Introduction to Entrepreneurship education

B) Implementation strategy for KAB in national education systems

C) Learning methods for teaching KAB

D) KAB Facilitators Guide

E) Microteaching KAB modules:

ILO Business Game

F)    New developments in KAB such as social entrepreneurship, sustainable enterprise, gender, disability and cooperative entrepreneurship.

Methodology

An action-oriented, highly participative entrepreneurial approach is used throughout the workshop.

Outcome

This course will assist you to become an ILO accredited KAB teacher or lecturer, and launch you on the path to eventually becoming an accredited KAB facilitator. You will learn about entrepreneurial learning and teaching methodologies from internationally recognized entrepreneurship educators.

Contact

mdp@irm.edu.pk

IRM Head Office
IRM Complex
#7, Sunrise Avenue, Park Road Near COMSATS University,Chak Shahzad
Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel: +92 51 8742201-7
Fax: +92 51 8742208
Email: info@irm.edu.pk
Web: www.irm.edu.pk