FormAzione Co&So Network

FormAzione Co&So Network

  • Type of user:
    Vocational Education and Training (VET) provider

Area of activity

  • Active Ageing and Lifelong Learning
  • Adult Education
  • Education Development
  • Employment and labour market policy
  • Health and Social Care
  • Law, Justice, Home Affairs, Human Rights
  • Pre-school, Primary and Secondary Education
  • Project and Quality Management
  • Recognition / Accreditation of Learning (ECVET)
  • Social Integration
  • Special Needs Education
  • Tourism, Sport and Leisure
  • Train the Trainer
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET)

Target group

  • Adult learners
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) learners
  • Special needs learners
  • Learning drop outs
  • Basic learners

FormAzione Co&So Network (FCN) is a Consortium of 10 Social Cooperatives operating in different social fields in Tuscany, most of them on Public Procurement. The personnel of FCN is of 10 employees but all together the people working in the Associated Cooperatives are around 700. FCN is the unique organisation in charge for the tutoring of persons with disabilities and disadvantaged people during their Job insertion pathway. This service is managed by FCN on behalf of the Province of Florence, that is responsible according to the  Italian Regulations to promote the Employment Services.

FCN, as an accredited Training Agency, is specialized in promoting training actions and initiatives at national and European level, it works primarily with Third Sector organizations, social enterprises, associations, voluntary organizations and Public Authorities. FormAzione Co&So Network  has been working in the field of European Programme since 2004, especially in the framework of Erasmus+ (former LLP), EIF and DAPHNE, both as promoter and as a project partner.

Expertise, experience and responsibilities in relation to EU project management and implementation

Our organization is an epert in managing EU project and thanks to the support of the cooperatives associated it is able to develop professionally all the contents in the frame of Social , Tourism and Culture sector
11 - 20
Years of experience with EU project management/implementation
EU projects participated in
EU projects managed

Top 3 projects

: KIM - Key Competencies for Migrant, Promote Social Inclusion and Gender Equality
  • Name of programme / fund
  • Project / agreement number

LEO quali-TC «LEarning Outcome-oriented quality mobility placements to gain transparency and recogni
  • Name of programme / fund
    Leonardo da Vinci - Transfer of Innovation
  • Project / agreement number

VET@WORK Recognize and validate skills and qualifications gained by alternating school and work exp

  • Name of programme / fund
    Erasmus Key Action 2 - strategic partnership
  • Project / agreement number

What kinds of transnational cooperation with other partners would your organisation like to participate in?

In line with the sector in which our cooperatives associated work , we are interested in all the projects tackling social issues including roma Community and asylum seekers.
More over, thanks to our collaboration with Vet schools even in thise sector we can provide networking.

Languages spoken

  • Italiano
    Native speaker
    C2 (proficient speaker)
    B2 (independent speaker)




Contact person

registered: 14.12.2015