Certification framework is under development

UNICERT S.A. will develop the certification framework for the knowledge, competences and skills acquired by the project participants, as well as the certification process. The certification will be accepted on the market because it will be carried out according to a legal accreditation method recognised by the EU and in accordance with the rules and … Read more

Dublin Meeting Marks Milestones in Furnicert Project

The enchanting city of Dublin, Ireland, played host to the 3rd transnational meeting of the Furnicert project on the 20th of September. With project partners hailing from Poland, Greece, Ireland, and Spain, this gathering was a symphony of diverse cultures and expertise coming together to shape the project’s future. The event, graciously hosted by Eurospeak, … Read more

PR4: Creative Workshop on Digital and Inclusive Furniture Language Learning – Enhancing Creative Abilities in Education

In today’s rapidly evolving educational landscape, embracing innovation and inclusivity is paramount. The FURNICERT project’s initiative aims to revolutionize language learning by harnessing the power of digital tools, design thinking, and creative problem-solving. This comprehensive set of tools will be designed to empower language teachers and trainers to adapt to the ever-changing demands of modern … Read more

How animation is transforming this Furniture Sector Language Course: Discover the exciting world of furniture with Professor Fornicertus and Mr. & Mrs. Wood!

The language course for the furniture sector has been developed and consists of 11 units and an additional unit to develop transversal skills required for the certification process. Eurospeak together with Globalnet developed the units on the history of furniture, classification of furniture, characteristics of cabinet, frame and upholstered furniture, materials used in furniture production, … Read more

FURNICERT in the Yecla Furniture Fair 2023

This Erasmus+ project had its space in the 61st edition of the event The 2023 edition of the Yecla Furniture Fair took place from the 22nd to the 26th of May and it gathered more than 4.000 professionals from around the world in furniture, wood and related industries. Apart from the relational and commercial activity … Read more

Fifth Industrial Revolution (5IR)

After the current fourth industrial revolution (4IR), the next stage of development is being called the Fifth Industrial Revolution (5IR) or Industry 5.0. Manufacturing processes could be tailored to individual orders in the 5th industrial revolution, while on-demand output and human-AI cooperation also figure prominently. The term “Industry 5.0” is commonly used to describe a … Read more

CLIL in the Furniture sector 

Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) is an innovative approach that combines language learning with subject-specific content. In this article, we will delve into the application of CLIL in the furniture sector, where students can enhance their language skills while exploring the world of furniture design, materials, and trends.  Let’s discover how CLIL can open … Read more

A common European Framework of Reference for Languages for VET

It is important for this project to remind us about The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) which is crucial in vocational language learning, it is a document that describes in a comprehensive manner the competences necessary for communication, the related knowledge and skills, and the situations and domains of communication. The CEFR … Read more

Furnicert project partners advance in the development of an English course for furniture professionals in their second meeting at CETEM

In January, the second meeting of the Furnicert project was held at the facilities of the Furniture and Wood Technology Centre (CETEM) in Yecla The project partners, coming from different European countries, have worked on the structure of the course in English that they are developing and that is especially aimed at professionals in the … Read more

Why Should I Learn English?

– FURNICERT gives you 10 reasons to start investing in your skills Nowadays, more and more people are dedicating time to studying English as a second language. Many countries include English in their school syllabus and children are starting to learn English at a younger and younger age. But what is the true value of … Read more