Prison work and industries management (Group and Tutored)

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Increasing the Prison Services capacity to identify and evaluate good business opportunities to develop prison work initiatives.

Estimated duration: approximately 7h per week, for 19 weeks.

This course requires a pre-registration.
It refers to the management of expert tutoring and group activities.


This course aims to deliver an entrepreneurial learning path that is flexible enough to adapt to all prison workers. It uses the general pedagogy of business education to prepare the prison teams to understand, develop and adapt business opportunities to a feasible and sustainable prison work/industry plan.

Who should attend?
• Prison staff with functions related to prison work

Training modality
• Live online sessions with a trainer and self-study

• A minimum of 16 participants is required to start this course
We will make sure the groups are formed accordingly once the 16 enrolled trainees are reached

• Certificate of completion

Total: 135h
• Live online sessions with a trainer: 90h
• Self-study: 45h

Who you’ll learn from


Tiago Leitão
Senior Manager & Board Member @IPS
Tiago Leitão is a Senior Manager and Board Member at IPS Innovative Prison Systems, CEO at Aproximar and EaSI – EuropeanAssociation for Social Innovation. Holding a Social Work degree and an MBA, Tiago has more than 15 years of professional experience as a social worker, consultant, project developer, entrepreneur and manager within the fields of social innovation, management, consultancy and social reintegration.



Guest Lecturer
Expert @Corrections
A guest lecturer may be present during the programme. We are committed to supporting and inspiring our trainees by frequently inviting experts from a variety of backgrounds and career paths in the field of Corrections to provide their expertise throughout the course or at a special lesson.


The content of this course has been developed and piloted in Belgium, Portugal, Romania, The Netherlands and Turkey, under the ECOPRIS project, co-funded by the European Commission under the ERASMUS + programme – KA2 – Strategic Partnerships for Vocational Education and Training. The course content is free to access (except any modules with restricted access due to certification requirements). The price associated with this course refers to expert tutoring and learning management system fees.