Asociace Institucí Vzdělávání Dospělých

Association of Adult Education Institutions

Associate Member

Mr. Jakub Stárek

Karlovo náměstí 14/292

120 00 Prague , Czech Republic

Tel.: (00420) 734 605 605

kancelar (at) aivd.cz

www.aivd.cz/aivd-english

Mission statement

The Association of Adult Education Institutions in the Czech Republic with a tradition dating back to 1990 is the largest professional association of its kind, and aims to:

  • promote the interests and needs of adult education institutions,
  • concentrate professional capacities for solutions and development in this area,
  • cooperate with the State authorities and other entities in preparation and implementation of legislative and other measures of adult education,
  • organize events for professionals and the general public,
  • represent members and their activities with domestic and international associations.

We are a member of the Union of Employers' Associations of the Czech Republic and international net of experts ReferNet. The association is represented in the National Council for Qualifications, the National Advisory Forum, the Expert Group of the Ministry of Education, the Accreditation Board for Retraining Programs of the Ministry of Education, and a number of other boards and committees.

We organize training courses like Certified Trainer for Education of Adults, Certified Manager for Education of Adults etc. Since 1995 we have continuously organized Weeks of Adult Education,international study tours, conferences, seminars or workshops.

Main activities

We organize training courses like Certified Trainer for Education of Adults, Certified Manager for Education of Adults etc. We have created our own product of Qualification Certification built on requirements and demands of educational institutions. Since 1995 we have continuously organized Weeks of Adult Education, international study tours, conferences, seminars or workshops.

Publications

Journal Andragogika, occasional book publishing, occasinal summary of annual activities/reports.