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High-End Shoe Project Creates a New Qualifications Profile in Luxury Footwear Manufacturing

25/01/17

European Excellence in manufacturing luxury and high-end shoes will soon be given a boost thanks to a new training programme developed under the European Erasmus+ funded project High-End Shoe (HES). The first step has recently been completed with the design of a new qualification and occupational specialised profile, the Luxury Footwear Manufacturing Technician, that includes the specific skills, knowledge and competences required. European footwear companies will soon be able to benefit from this innovative training course that will contribute to strengthening the high-added value and competitiveness of European luxury footwear.

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