A meeting was held on 20thSeptember 2012 in the premises of CAE with Ms Natasa Sivevska, Executive Director of Textile Trade Association (TTA) and the CAE staff to exchange about the possibility to set up a Pilot Program in Textile sector as part of the EU twinning project.


Ms Sivevska share the main training needs of the 70 enterprises members of the TTA and the occupation of Mechanical Maintenance was selected as the most interesting in terms of employment and faisability.

Further input to specify the neeeds and the training will come from questionaires send to enterprises, a visit to some enterprises and an interview with employer, employees and on-the-job trainer.

The meeting was prepared by the team as part of capacity building component and was organised as a stage of a Training Needs Analysis practice.