20 minut

Slovenian people with intellectual disabilities have a publication in Easy-to-Read language. It calls ’20 minutes’ and it is edited by Zavod Risa, one of the partners of the Train2Validate ErasmusPlus project.

The article explains the main objective of the Train2Validate, emphasizing the value it will have in the employment of people with intellectual disabilities offering greater opportunities to find a quality job for the colective.

Along the pages, 20 minutes review the principal objectives reached by the partners: The surevey, the skills cards for validators and facilitators on Easy-to-Read and the Spanish Multiplier Event celebrated in Madrid on October 2021. As the article was published in october 2021, it advance the development of the curricula for both professional profiles.

You can read the complete article, in Slovenian Easy-to-Read, clicking in this link.

Here’s the translation:

Risa is a partner in Train2Validate.

The programme has been selected under the Erasmus+ programme.

The project is managed by the Spanish organisation Plena Inclusion Madrid.

In the project, we will, among other things, develop a programme for the profession of Easy-to-Read validator.

It will be aimed at people with intellectual disabilities or intellectual disabilities.

They will have the opportunity to train as Easy-to-Read validator.

A test reader-counsellor helps to test texts in easy reading.

Their employment prospects will increase. The project will end in 2023.


In 2021, we did a lot of things in the project.

In the survey, we asked Easy-to-Read validators and facilitators about Easy-to-Read and Esay-to-Read validation.

We looked for professions that are similar to the profession of a test reader-counsellor.

We made skill cards. They say what Easy-to-Read validator need to learn to do their job well. 

In October 2021, Tatiana and Sasha were in Madrid, Spain.

A special event brought together project partners, Easy-to-Read validators and facilitators and other experts in the field of easy reading.

They talked about many things. Tatjana and Saša presented the work and the light  Easy-to-Read in Slovenia. In 2022 we will make a plan to train Easy-to-Read validators.