9th Conference European Sociological Association

RN19 Sociology of Professions

2009-09-05 09:00:00 2009-09-05 10:30:00 Saturday, 5 September 09:00 - 10:30 Professional Knowledge and Learning Building I, Auditório 2

Professional / Vocational Training in Russia: towards new approaches

The report is focused on working out a new approach to professional learning and vocational training of employees under the innovative economic paradigm in the current global economic crisis. One of the key points is to observe the professional learning and training as a source of knowledge and skills widely applied at the labor market and as a channel of professional mobility. The empirical data on professional mobility, based on Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey (RLMS) and nation-wide surveys conducted by the Institute of Sociology RAS, a number of recent official documents and leading expert?s opinions are available
The issue of efficiency of professional training is under the investigation in the report as well