Informace CEDEFOP

Developing upskilling pathways for adults

23. 5. 2019
The second joint Cedefop/European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) policy learning forum on upskilling pathways discussed ways of developing such pathways for adults, in Brussels on 20 and 21 M

Luxembourg: Sprong an D’Léier – project for preventing drop outs

21. 5. 2019
The beginning of 2019 brought a new project Sprong an D’Léier, which

Hungary: VET Innovation Council – A new driver of change in vocational training

21. 5. 2019
The landscape of the national vocational education and training (VET) system is changing, no less due to the challenges of the fourth industrial revolution.

Finland: Skills in 2035

21. 5. 2019

Germany: new nationwide training concept for Industry 4.0

21. 5. 2019
Continuing digitisation poses new challenges for professionals, with an impact on vocational education and training.

Latvia: demand for validation of non-formal and informal learning increases

20. 5. 2019
Validation of non-formal and informal learning outcomes was introduced in 2011 (for professional qualifications at EQF levels 2-4) and in 2012 (for higher education at EQF levels 5-7).

Slovenia: video recordings of in-company learning outcomes

20. 5. 2019
Well-defined learning outcomes (LO) are considered to be crucial in many aspects of vocational education and training (VET), such as in VET promotion, supporting learners to plan their learning and

The Netherlands: promoting research in VET schools

20. 5. 2019
Teacher teams promote research as a method of evidence-informed innovation of education practices.

Poland: VET reform continues

20. 5. 2019
In November 2018, an act introducing significant changes in VET was signed into law

Italy: focus on implementing a quality assurance plan for VET

16. 5. 2019
Quality in vocational education and training is a main focus across Europe, starting with the relevant

Greece: VET graduate tracking study

16. 5. 2019
A new VET graduate tracking study is currently being carried out in Greece by the National Organisation for Certification of Qualifications

Greece: apprenticeship reform successfully expanded

16. 5. 2019
Learners in the new apprenticeship programme more than double; more participating VET schools than ever before.

Cyprus: measures to upgrade VET

16. 5. 2019
A press conference announcing measures to upgrade Cyprus’s public VET system improve its image and increase participation rates took place at the

Bulgaria: Consultative Council to lead VET reforms

16. 5. 2019
A Consultative Council for Vocational Education and Training, reporting to the Minister of Education and Science, was established on 27 September 2018.

‘Skillset and match’ May issue is out!

15. 5. 2019
The May 2019 issue of Skillset and match, Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for work, is now available to read and download.

Validation in Europe presented at biennale

13. 5. 2019
Cedefop contributed to the organisation of the 3rd Validation of prior learning biennale, in Berlin on 7 and 8 May.

Blind and visually impaired young people get acquainted with Europass

6. 5. 2019
Cedefop received a group of 75 young people and youth workers representing Cyprus, Greece, Hungary and Turkey on 2 May. The group consisted of blind, visually impaired and sighted youngsters.