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Mobility in adult education and training


13.Mobility and internationalisation

13.3Mobility in adult education and training

Last update: 5 February 2024

Learner mobility

Adult learners have the opportunity to participate in the activities of the Erasmus+ and the Nordplus Adult programme:   

  • Erasmus + programme is open to adult learners with lesser opportunities studying in an adult education institutions, especially those with lower skills (i.e. without upper secondary education);
  • Nordplus Adult programme offers study opportunities in the folk universities of the Nordic and Baltic countries (applications are received and the application process is coordinated by the Estonian Non-formal Adult Education Association), and cooperation projects.  

Teacher and trainer mobility 

People employed in adult education have the opportunity to participate in the activities of the Erasmus+ programme and those of the Nordplus Adult:  

  • Support for teaching, job shadowing, participation in different types of training under the learning mobility measure of the Erasmus+ programme;  
  • Nordplus Adult study visits and secondments to the Nordic and Baltic countries.  

In Estonia the activities under the Erasmus+ programme and the adult education programme Nordplus are coordinated by the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps Agency