The project BOOSTED aims at providing an aligned and relevant skillset for the CB region tourism industry to grow as a coherent tourism destination. In practice, the project aligns higher vocational tourism education with the needs of tourism industry and labour market in Finland, Estonia and Latvia into a new, joint curriculum and a study programme (32 ects).
VA in the project is responsible for the research and create study courses.
11/2016 – 10/2019
Satakunta University of Applied Sciences, Pori, Finland
Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences, Valmiera, Latvia
Tallinn University of Technology, Kuressaare College, Kuressaare, Estonia
University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
University of Tartu, Pärnu College, Pärnu, Estonia
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences, Lappeenranta, Finland
Interreg Central Baltic
Total - EUR 571 081,75
ERDF - EUR 460 684, 29
Project home page - http://www.projectboosted.eu/