Our courses last 5 to 7 days. We can also plan special sessions, of longer or shorter duration, according to your learning needs.  

Game-based learning training course by IDEC in Greece

Game-based learning

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Enhance education and learning with game elements.

ECVET points: 3.5

Target groups

Teachers and trainers in primary, secondary schools, vocational education schools and organizations, adult learning providers.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the training course, the participant is expected to:

  • Understand the concept of gamification in education
  • Use different types of games for learning purposes
  • Design courses and lesson plans with game elements
  • Facilitate and evaluate game-based learning in classroom


  • Presentations
  • Examples and case studies
  • Workshops and exercises facilitated by the trainer

Thematic units

  • Gamification – basic principles
  • Web-based virtual reality games
  • Board games
  • Role-play in education

Learning material

The learning material consists of presentations and support material in English language.


Natassa Kazantzidou. European projects consultant, responsible for IDEC lifelong learning centre, certified adult trainer. She has studies in engineering, information systems and social and educational policies. Expert in education policies, quality in education, curriculum design and innovation in education.

Peny Fylaktaki. Playwright and theatre translator. She teaches translation and playwriting courses at universities. She has been awarded with the National Prize for Playwrights by the Ministry of Culture.

Olga Economou. Information Technology teacher in primary and secondary schools and tutor in adult education. Specialises in e-learning and is certified by the School of Pedagogical and Technological Education.


Tuition fee: 350 euro per person
The cost includes the learning material and the certificates: Certificate of completion, Europass Certificate Supplement, Europass Mobility.

Cultural activities: 80 euro per person (Not applicable for the courses organised in Korinthia.)
The cost includes a) a walking tour of Piraeus and welcome dinner, b) a guided tour of Athens, visit to Archaeological sites and c) common dinner with live music in Athens. The cost of local transportation and the entrance fees to sites and museums are not included.

The cost can be funded by Erasmus+ programme KA1 mobility of staff.

Further information

Lila Anthopoulou, tel: +30 2104286227, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Training sessions

Location Dates
Piraeus 9-13/11/2020
Piraeus 15-19/2/2021
Piraeus 31/5-4/6/2021


Nice week, nice people, nice course, useful and funny formation week.

Joan Ramon, Escola Oficial d'Idiomes de Leida, Spain

Good organisation and kind people.

Elina, Tabasalu Gymnasium, Estonia

Power for the future! See next time in a new course!

Lea, Tabasalu Gymnasium, Estonia

30% theory, 70% practice. Thank you!

Irina, Rīgas Rīnūžu vidusskola, Latvia

Great work! Thank you very much!

Ilona, Liepaja Centre Primary School, Latvia.

I learned the importance of incorporating gaming in my lesson plan. And how it helps to create a classroom which is interesting and engaged. Thanks to everyone from IDEC!

Anna, Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), Namimbia

It was a great course, I have met great people. I have learned a lot from the course and discussions during the training. I hope we all keep in touch and continue sharing knowledge.

Selma, Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), Namimbia

I have learned a lot about different ICT tools, games and applications that could be used in the learning process.

Anna, Stowarzyszenie Trenerów Organizacji Pozarządowych, Poland

Business Hours

We are available to reply 
to any question 8 Hours a day

Monday-Friday: 9am to 5pm
Weekend and official holidays: Closed

Our Offices


96, Iroon Polytechniou Avenue
18536 Piraeus, Greece
Tel: (0030) 2104286227
Fax: (0030) 2104286228
Email: idec@trainingcentre.gr



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