HIGHER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND SCIENCE ABOUT HEALTH

WYŻSZA SZKOŁA BIZNESU I NAUK O ZDROWIU (WSBINOZ) in PL is the first non-public higher education institution in central Poland that offers health-allied and medical-allied studies as well as business and pedagogy faculties. The world class school facility and an outstanding training atmosphere promoted by highly competent and most distinguished specialist, practitioners and academic teachers guarantee the unique and ambitious curriculum, theoretical knowledge and practical skills so desired in professional life.

Young adults are taught how to take advantage of the acquired skills and knowledge as well as to keep on developing personal abilities and become professionally successful. WSBINOZ’s educational science department offers a wide range of workshops in interpersonal communication, shaping creative attitudes, creative problem-solving and coping with stress as well as numerous activities related to healthy and active living, the importance of balanced diet and proper nutrition, the importance of being active, exercise during the day (different type of sports) and avoiding

sedentary lifestyle. They teach young adults how to work with children and their families, to provide professional help to children, youth and adults, especially to those who suffer from obesity and sedentary lifestyle. Education they offer also covers: early school education, pedagogy and health promotion, social pedagogy in the context of social work, therapeutic pedagogy and physical rehabilitation.

WSBINOZ conducts numerous researches and educational projects, cooperates with various education and health care institutions, sport centers, physical associations, remains locally and regionally active in the field of conference and workshops organization, social work and community elicitation. Prominent and well-qualified managers, determined students and academics guarantee its successful development and involvement in various thematic projects related to development of new ideas and services, curriculum building, preparation course syllabus, elaboration of materials and terminology for thematic courses and others.

WSBINOZ had been leading three partnership projects covering the subject of healthy and active living. Within these project they have already conducted field research responding to the following questions: how healthy different nations are (PT, ES, IT, IR, UK,PL, BG), what people usually eat during the day, what do they know about active living, what exercises should they perform in order to be fit etc.

consequently they will organize workshops (theoretical and practical) related to healthy and active living – they will offer cooking classes, sport activities on the tennis court, gym and in the park. More info on their web pages or on Facebook – LIGHT.GEN, WITH. CH, WALK GREEN STAY HEALTHY projects.

WSBINOZ plays an important role on local educational market in terms of additional thematic courses for disadvantaged groups i.e. people from socially and economically disadvantaged areas, unqualified adults and

others. Its intention is to cooperate with local and regional authorities in order to provide thematic workshops and seminars as well as to attract target groups.

WSBINOZ will bring to the project its experience in conducting researches, impact evaluation processes with reference to policies and educational projects, in cooperating with various education and health care institutions, in local and regional activity in the field of social work and community elicitation. At the present moment, it is partner of the SSP project mentioned in the previous paragraphs.

Staff of WSBINOZ possess required experience and knowledge enabling proper implementation of the  roject activities, achieving goals, valorisation and dissemination of the project outputs.

WSBINOZ assures the right and correct project management, in agreement with the criteria foreseen by the European Commission and Programme criteria, together with deadlines and forms fixed by the implementation plan; professional financial and management staff will take care of the project development process to guarantee that the resources and budget are adequately managed and used; optimization of the expenditures will be ensured according to each aspect of the project.