CEDEFOP informations

How to use ICT in guidance and career development

6. 8. 2018
Cedefop’s new handbook supports the transfer and adaptation of career development tools used in guidance, early school leaving preventio

#CedefopPhotoAward 2018 appeals to Europe’s VET learners

1. 8. 2018
The deadline for submission of entries in the #CedefopPhotoAward 2018 has passed and the results will be announced in September.

Cedefop statement on the wildfires in Greece

25. 7. 2018
Cedefop is deeply saddened by the loss of life and destruction the wildfires in our host country Greece have caused.

How VET’s nature and role change in Europe

24. 7. 2018
A series of reports is being produced as part of Cedefop’s ongoing project on

Cedefop supports EASO in development of occupational standards for asylum officials

23. 7. 2018
Cedefop participated in the 10th certification and accreditation working group (CAWG) meeting, organised by the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) in Malta on 18 and 19 July.

Estonia: VET learners satisfied with their studies

18. 7. 2018
Initial results of the 2018 satisfaction with education survey show that nearly 70% of vocational education and training (VET) learners enj

Hungary: Sectoral skills councils linking quality VET to jobs

12. 7. 2018
On 12 December 2017 the Hungarian Parliament passed the amended Act on Vocational and Adult Training, opening the way for establishing sectoral skills councils (SSCs).

Italy: national qualifications framework finalised

12. 7. 2018
Italy’s national qualifications framework (NQF) was adopted in January 2018. The Italian NQF has eight levels and its level descriptors are knowledge, skills, autonomy and responsibility.

Germany: digitisation in inter-company vocational training and competence centres

12. 7. 2018
Demands in technical equipment for inter-company vocational training centres (ÜBS) have been increasing due to rapidly increasing requirements in digitisation and the technical changes in work proc

Norway: NQF comes into force

12. 7. 2018
A government decree (forskrift) on the overall position of the national qualifications framework for lifelong learning (NQF, N

Slovenia: The Slovene Europass certificate supplement

6. 7. 2018
Introduced in 2007, the Slovene Europass certificate supplement (ECS) includes general information, common to all education programmes, in addition to personal information.

Croatia: First vocational teachers’ days highlight VET reform

6. 7. 2018
From 26 to 28 March 2018, 550 participants attended the first vocational teachers’ days in Croatia organised by the Agency for Vocational Education a

Skillsnet e-bulletin: July - August 2018

4. 7. 2018
Check out the revamped Skills Panorama! The SKILLSNET e-bulletin July - August 2018 Issue has just been send to Skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.

Latvia: sectoral qualifications frameworks support vocational education development

3. 7. 2018
In April 2018, 15 sectoral qualifications frameworks were officially approved, marking agreement between educators and employers on qualifications required by the labour market.

EQAVET Newsletter - June 2018 Issue 17

3. 7. 2018
The last issue of EQAVET newsletter for June 2018 has been published and ready to

France: divisive report on reforming the upper secondary vocational path

3. 7. 2018
In February 2018, at the request of Jean-Michel Blanquer, Minister of National Education, MP Céline Calvez and starred chef Régis Marcon produced a

Iceland: Fishing industry education and training in Iceland

2. 7. 2018
Established in 2010, the Icelandic College of Fisheries (ICF) became a certified VET training institution in 2012.

Luxembourg: new guide to secondary programme offers

2. 7. 2018
In 2018, The Ministry of Education, Children and Youth has launched Mengschoul, a platform aiming to help young people to find the right sec

Labour market and skills information systems for VET policies

28. 6. 2018
Cedefop, together with the Bulgarian EU Presidency, organised a semina