SWISS APPROVAL TECHNISCHE BEWERTUNG S.A., is honored to participate at SAGRI project(Skills Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture) - an Erasmus+ project among other highly reputable scientific and academic institutions from Italy, Spain and Greece with the aim to delivering “Certification for skilled agricultural workers in accordance with sustainability principles and the international standard EN ISO/IEC 17024 for personnel certification. According to the SAGRI official goals, SAGRI “aims in advancing the skills of European agricultural workers (mainly farmers) and agricultural extension staff through the development of new curricula and teaching programmes that integrate in a practical way the latest developments in agricultural applied research. The purpose is to provide farmers and agricultural stakeholders knowledge, skills and competencies in the field of agro-environmental technology and sustainable agriculture”.
The project will take place in co-operation with the: Agricultural University of Athens, Eurotraining Educational Organization, Panhellenic Confederation of Unions of Agricultural Cooperative, Universidade de Evora, REGIBIO - Formação e Consultoria, Confederação dos Agricultores de Portugal, Universita Degli Studi della Basilicata, E.RI.FO.- Ente di Ricera e Formazione and the Confederazione Generale dell’ Agricoltura Italiana.
SWISS APPROVAL TECHNISCHE BEWERTUNG S.A., contributes in the process of skills’ and qualifications’ analysis for agricultural workers. For that purpose, Swiss Approval undertakes the preparation of training and certification framework being the Only Certification Body participating in the program and ensuring transparency and international recognition for the granted certificates.