International "Training & Innovation" forum
"Training & Innovation" started out in 2001 as a meeting place for trainers from Germany's "Berufsgenossenschaft" institutions. Under ENETOSH's aegis, it evolved into an international forum for sharing knowledge and experience in the area of education and training in safety and health.

Since 2004, the event had been organised in cooperation with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work.

"Training & Innovation" was mainly about innovative educational methods with which to promote OSH knowledge transfer. However, ENETOSH expanded the concept by including mainstreaming of safety and health into education and training as an additional goal.

"Training and Innovation" was aimed at anyone concerned with safety and health in education and training: staff in day nurseries, teachers, lecturers and political decision makers seeking to promote the mainstreaming of safety and health into educational programmes and institutions.

The results are recorded on the internet on the DGUV website (DE) and the ENETOSH web platform (EN) - details see below. A separate report was published for Training & Innovation 2007.

Each "Training & Innovation" was a milestone in the joint effort to improve the quality of education and training in occupational safety and health and to promote the mainstreaming of safety and health into Europe's education systems.

10th Training & Innovation
Rethinking transfer: the sustainability of training in occupational health and safety
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“Transferring the fire of our event into practice” was the motto of the 10th Training & Innovation event, which took place from 20 – 21 May 2010 at the DGUV Akademie in Dresden and was attended by a total of 65 participants from Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France, Denmark and Canada. Representatives of accident insurance providers came together with participants from companies, universities, ministries and other public institutions as well as private providers of training, research and consultancy to have a frank and high-level exchange of ideas on how to make sure that seminars and training sessions have a more sustainable impact in practice.
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8th Training & Innovation
Intercultural Dialogue in Work and Health
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This conference with 64 participants from 17 countries, organized by the Institute Work and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance, took place from the 3rd till the 5th of July 2008 at the BGAG, Dresden. This year´s topic was "Intercultural Dialogue in Work and Health". The event was carried out in co-operation with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work and the Ethno-medical centre Hanover. Here you can find our report, some pictures from the event and the presentations of the participants.
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7th training & innovation
Standardisation of Education and Training in Safety and Health
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The 7th Training & Innovation was held on the 6th and 7th July 2007 at the BGAG, Dresden. It was organised by the BGAG - Institute Work and Health within the context of the European Network Education and Training in Occupational Safety and Health (ENETOSH) and in cooperation with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Bilbao, Spain.
More than 80 participants from 19 countries met at this symposium to learn and discuss about standardisation of education and training in safety and health.
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6th Training & Innovation
ABC safety, health and more...
The 6th Training & Innovation from 7 to 8 July 2006 was held in the scope of the European Week “Safe start” at the BG Institute Work and Health (BGAG) in Dresden. Speakers from 8 European countries presented good practice examples from ENETOSH of how occupational safety and health can be mainstreamed into education and training in different phases of life, from kindergarten children over teenagers to the elder worker.
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