The activity of the Development and Training area of Istituto Luigi Sturzo follows two different lines. From research to education, to integrated projects and training programmes supporting local development.
In particular, its specific tasks include: analysis of active policies for labour and the labour market; evaluation of the occupational impact of training programmes; identification of professional needs with reference to cultural assets; verification of knowledge among new graduates and the professional skills of cultural operators; the planning and provision of training programmes; the development of didactic activities aimed at accessing and utilizing cultural assets; integration between training, cultural programming and local social-economic growth according to the guidelines defined by the cultural district model.
Steady improvement, innovative approach, European and multi-disciplinary activities are the elements that inspire the methodological approach and decisions of the Development and Training Area.
In 2004, the Development and Training Area was awarded the Quality Certificate UNI EN ISO 9001:2000 for the planning and provision of training projects.