Knowledge and skills involved in heritage are a legacy of European culture.  Ensuring and guaranteeing their transmission can encourage young people and create sustainable jobs and activities.

 Recommended courses of action for K7

  • Support master craftworkers to ensure transmission of knowledge and skills
  • Adopt measures to facilitate workshops being taken over by younger people
  • Help firms to take on young people
  • Organise exhibitions and demonstrations
  • Promote incentives through competitions
  • Showcase manual crafts (in schools, the media, etc.)
  • Develop the teaching and practice of manual operations (sketches, measurements, etc.) along with computer-assisted design
  • Support the creation and expansion of training centres for heritage crafts
  • Support the European Foundation for Heritage Skills (FEMP)

 Good practices for K7