November 27, 2017

About BLISS

“Blockchain skills for ICT professionals” The BLISS project aims to improve the skills and competencies of ICT professionals by developing and making available educational resources and materials to address existing occupational needs and mismatches, resulting from the dynamic penetration of blockchain technology across all sectors of the EU economy (including banking, accounting, auditing and government services).

The strategic partnership of the project aims to enrich VET provision for ICT professionals and strengthen key transversal competencies by:

  1. Designing a comprehensive and up-to-date training course in blockchain technology applications
  2. Introducing modern training delivery methods and innovative open access pedagogical resources (e.g. VOOC infrastructures)
  3. Facilitating the integration of blockchain skills requirements into the EU certification and standardization schemes

The BLISS partners are:

  1. UNIVERSITE LYON 1 CLAUDE BERNARD – Lead Partner (France)
  2. BUSINESS TRAINING SA (Belgium)
  3. AICA ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA PER L’INFORMATICA E IL CALCOLO AUTOMATICO (Italy)
  4. EXELIA E.E. (Greece)
  5. TARTU ULIKOOL (Estonia)
  6. TELESIG LTD (Bulgaria)

BLISS project will produce high-quality Open Educational Resources (OERs) blockchain technology across all sectors of the EU economy. BLISS project will develop a Vocational Open Online Course
(VOOC) infrastructures & content to support large-scale and open access participation in training activities, aiming at:

European learners

employers

Vocational Education Training providers

sectoral stakeholders

policy-makers

START DATE: 01-10-2017
END DATE: 31-03-2020
Project Reference: 2017-1-FR01-KA202-037259