European Learning Mobility

Under Key Action 1 organisations can apply for funding to run mobility projects. These projects enable organisations to offer structured study, work experience, job shadowing, training and teaching opportunities to staff and learners. Beneficiaries are able to spend a period of time in another participating country gaining valuable experience of life, study and work with the aim of increasing the opportunities available to them in the future.

If you are looking for a quality mobility initiative in the field of Vocational Education and Training, Centro Machiavelli can be your receiving organization!


Centro Machiavelli, Training Agency set in Florence and accredited by the Tuscany Region, offers high quality training courses and programme of activities.


Which are the opportunities available

The learning mobilties organized by Centro Machiavelli will respond to clearly identified staff development needs. You can therefore choose among the courses already implemented by Centro Machiavelli or ask for a personalised mobility experience.


Check the courses available and previous experiences at Centro Machiavelli

Experiential methods applied to adult education

Experiential methods applied to language learning

Psychodrama applied to adult education

Course in Project planning in the European Sector

Jewellery making and designing course

Training course to self-entrepreneurship in the handcraft sector

Course of Italian language and culture


Who is the target of the mobility activities

The opportunities offered by Centro Machiavelli are addressed to students, trainees, apprentices involved in Vocational Education and Training but also to staff, youth workers and professionals such as school teachers and adult educators involved in education, training and youth.


Duration of the mobilities

Two kind of mobilities are possible:

For the Learners' mobility, the activities can last from 2 weeks to 12 months, excluding travel time.

For the Staff mobility the activities can last from 2 days to 2 months, excluding travel time but the minimum 2 days must be consecutive



Is part of the mobility the organization from Centro Machiavelli of a proper accommodation for the participants.
Centro Machiavelli has a wide range of contacts and provides all the facilities for your stay according to your preferences and needs.



Residents in the European Union, can apply for a grant to cover the costs for the mobility initiatives organized by Centro Machiavelli. 
The mobility initiatives organized can be funded by the European Programme Erasmus+ KA1

Remember that :

Applications must be made by the organization where the participants work not by the individual participant.
The applicant organization should submit the request for a mobility grant involving more members of the staff.
The grant application form can be downloaded from the web site of the National Agency in charge of the Erasmus+ Programme in the country of residence
There is only one opportunity to apply for the grant every year. The current deadline is the 2nd February 2016, midday Brussels time
In order to submit a Grant request, the applicant organization needs a PIC-Code. 

The exact information is available on the web sites of your National Agency 


You can also contact Centro Machiavelli
Piazza S. Spirito, 4 • 50125 Firenze • Italy
Tel.  +39 0552396966 • Fax +39 055280800