2018

18. julij 2018
Estonia: VET learners satisfied with their studies

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

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12. julij 2018
Hungary: Sectoral skills councils linking quality VET to jobs

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).

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12. julij 2018
Italy: national qualifications framework finalised

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.

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12. julij 2018
Germany: digitisation in inter-company vocational training and competence centres

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

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12. julij 2018
Norway: NQF comes into force

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

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6. julij 2018
Slovenia: The Slovene Europass certificate supplement

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

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6. julij 2018
Croatia: First vocational teachers’ days highlight VET reform

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

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3. julij 2018
Latvia: sectoral qualifications frameworks support vocational education development

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

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3. julij 2018
EQAVET Newsletter - June 2018 Issue 17

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

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3. julij 2018
France: divisive report on reforming the upper secondary vocational path

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

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2. julij 2018
Iceland: Fishing industry education and training in Iceland

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

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2. julij 2018
Luxembourg: new guide to secondary programme offers

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

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28. junij 2018
Labour market and skills information systems for VET policies

Cedefop, together with the Bulgarian EU Presidency, organised a semina

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28. junij 2018
Austrian ambassador visits Cedefop

Austria’s ambassador to Greece Andrea Ikić-Böhm and honorary consul Evelyn Papadopoulou visited Cedefop on 27 June, just a few days before the start of the Austrian EU Presidency for the second hal

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26. junij 2018
Cedefop’s 3rd policy learning forum on learning outcomes focuses on international cooperation

European and international experts took part in Cedefop’s 3rd policy learning forum (PLF) on learning outcomes in vocational education and training (VET), in cooperation with UNESCO, in Thessalonik

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26. junij 2018
United Kingdom (England): encouraging school to apprenticeship transition

The Education and Employers charity has identified good practices that schools in England successfully employ to aid young people’s transitions from school to apprenticeships, during a period of ti

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26. junij 2018
Check out the revamped Skills Panorama!

Cedefop is pleased to announce the redesign of the Skills Panorama website.

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26. junij 2018
Iceland: Report on new entrants to upper secondary education

In April 2018 Statistics Iceland published an overview of new entrants to upper secondary education.

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26. junij 2018
Iceland: turning ideas to reality with Fab-Lab

In October 2017, the Fab-Lab workshop in Akranes was allocated new and larger housing as well as new equipment, in line with an agreement with the Ministry of Industries and Innovation.

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