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Association of Schools Forézienne Production (AFEP)

They provide training workshop of real production is designed for young people aged 15 to 18 years. Offers training metalworker-locksmith and turner machine operator and miller in the Rhône – Alpes administrative area, first area in France for Mechanics with 1 200 jobs/year in Metallurgy and 10 000 young people without any qualification.

Aims of the action

  • Kindly take care of teenagers who failed in classic education system.
  • Have them discover their talents/abilities and give them the opportunity to use these ones.
  • Train these teenagers on a practical way, in workshops, with production of real parts.
  • Prepare young skilled professionals for the industry.

How they do it

Discovery – Interview

  • 1st step: introduction to the Director
  • 2nd step: A discovery week :
    • welcome
    • rules
    • work in group
  • 3rd step: report and decision

Training

  • During 2 years
  • 3 to 5 pupils maximum per class.
  • Working 35 hours per week (25 hours/week in workshop – 10 hours/week in classroom)
  • 2 or 3 work experience times in industry
  • Respect ISO 9000 norms
  • Respect of others,
  • Working in teams, Companionship
  • Volunteers involvement

Professional integration

  • After the exams :
    • Integration in classic education for further training
    • Employment
  • For 20 years, more than 250 young people were successfully integrated to industry

Industrial partners

  • Training through production -> Orders
  • Integration à Approved school and education
    • Customers
    • Professional work experience
    • Employers
    • Apprenticeship tax

Finance

General budget:

  • Production : 50 %
  • Apprenticeship tax : 25 %
  • Area funds : 20%

Who makes it

The director of this small business is Antoine Martin, with 9 professional teachers and 29 volunteers, two of them Jesuits that ensuring the teaching of general culture.

Contact Details

  • Address: 10 rue des Acieries BP 20520 Saint Etienne
  • GPS: 45.439695,4.387177899999983
  • Website: www.afep.org