Training at Instituto Politécnico de Tomar: Skill alignment to respond to the Industry 4.0 challenges
For some, the fourth Industrial revolution began and it was necessary to create new guidelines and objectives for the different sectors. Higher Education has specific measures to promote its performance in this new phase of the Industrial Age. Taking the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar as a case study, this article describes the beginning of a project where it is intended to carry out an analysis of the training courses, to verify the alignment with the measures of Industry 4.0, indicating ways to overcome possible divergences.
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