Logo of the STEP-IVI project

Start and end date: 01.10.2012 to 30.09.2014
Funding frame: EU: Leonardo da Vinci Partnership
Duration: 24 months
Project coordinator: BFW Düren
Contact person: Mr. Jürgen Hüllen
Contact person email:
Contact person phone: +49 2421 598 238

Aim of the project

  • Developing a unique blended-learning course  for  trainer and teacher in the field of education and vocational training for people with visual impairment
  • Developing an optional web-based online-examination, certifies the successful participation. Certification by ENVITER

Background of the project

  • Some professionals are afraid, that the ICF is nothing else than another documentation tool
  • ICF provides an own terminology and hierarchy
  • No existing or common regulation, how to use the ICF
  • ICF involves various professions
  • No software tools are available to facilitate the use of ICF in everyday work

Results of the project

  • ICF e-learning course in 4 modules

Project partners

  • Institut Monteclair, France
  • National Rehabilitation Center for the Blind, Bulgaria
  • Liceul pentru Deficienti de Veder, Romania
  • Royal Visio, The Netherlands
  • National Council for the Blind of Ireland, Ireland
  • ACTO, Germany

EC Logo of the Life Long Learning Programme

EU Logo – Project Co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union