Knowledge Centers

We are an entity specialized in the diffusion of Technology and Training to help people start their own business

We use video – courses (DVDs and Manuals) as the base of our didactic resources

More than 800 videos
  • Personal Development
  • Business and Management
  • How to Build Small Industries
  • How to Make Rural and Ecological Tourism
  • Special Paintings
  • Agro-Industry
  • Agriculture
  • Home Industry
  • Poultry Farming
  • Hotel Training
  • Horticulture
  • Sheep Farming
  • Goat Breeding
  • Alternative Energy
  • Electricity on the Farm
  • Edible Mushrooms
  • Dairy Products
  • Swine Breeding
  • Fish Breeding
  • Sanitation and the Environment
  • Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
  • Pasture and Animal Feed
  • Dairy Farming
  • Beef Cattle
  • Florestal Products
  • Meat Processing
  • Rural Constructions
  • Rural Administration
  • Fruticulture
  • Exotic Birds
  • Wild Animals
  • Gardening and Landscaping
  • Floriculture
  • Small Creations
  • Agricultural Mechanization
  • Security
  • Child Education
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Home Activities
The Concept of the Videocourses In The Knowledge Centers

These are didactic audio and visual materials that are produced with a modern methodology of long-distance training. It is composed by a DVD and a complementary manual.

These courses were designed by CPT, who are Machado’s Holding’s partners, in agreement with universities and research centers, having technical coordination with high-end specialists, teachers and researchers, guaranteeing the quality of the content. Each course has a film with a duration of 70 minutes, in average, and the manual are 90 pages long, in average.


Local institutions involvement

Local governmental entities and community structures to mobilize participants and ensure active involvement;

Work directly with the District’s Economic Activities Service (SDAE) and the Education, Technology and Youth District Services.

Training Class Rooms

The room are assembled with prefabricated material, with a modular type with a capacity of 20 participants. The rooms are also equipped with chairs, a sound system, a DVD reader and a projector. The room is assembled in a location indicated by the local government or a implementation partner.