Informace CEDEFOP

Romania: EQAVET implementation through Erasmus+

29. 3. 2018
The National Centre for Technical, Vocational Education and Training Development has responsibility for the Erasmus+ project European quality assurance in vocational education and training - nation

Romania: quality in VET good practices guide

29. 3. 2018
The National Centre for TVET Development has published a

Romania: strengthening capacities of VET actors through Learning by doing

29. 3. 2018
Romania is participating in the Learning by doing project, where the main objective is to improve the

Lithuania: reforming vocational education and training

29. 3. 2018
In December 2017 the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania consented to the draft recasting of the law on vocational education and training.

Hungary: more opportunities for upskilling youth and older workers

28. 3. 2018
The national system of vocational education and training and adult learning has been offering, in recent years, more opportunities for upskilling the workforce, particularly in occupations needed o

Slovakia: Learning Slovakia: an education reform proposal

28. 3. 2018
The Minister for education presented the national programme for the development of education Learning Slovakia to the Education, Youth, Science and Sports parliamentary committee on 29 May

Slovakia review aims at future-proof skills governance system

28. 3. 2018
Cedefop launched the next stage of its skills governance review in Slovakia.

Lithuania: strengthening lifelong learning

28. 3. 2018
The Ministry of Education and Science adopted an action plan for the development of lifelong learn

France: two years of personal training accounts – a review

28. 3. 2018
In its 2017 report, the National Council for Employment, Vocatio

Spain: more funds and support for VET in the regions

27. 3. 2018
Spanish regions will receive EUR 321 million from the education ministry to support b

Bulgaria: pathways for future of VET

27. 3. 2018
In September 2017, the Ministry of Education and Science launched a public consultation on its VET development concept.

Bulgaria: new vocational education and training qualifications developed

27. 3. 2018
Occupational profiles for three new qualifications have been developed: trading in medical devices for home use and assistive technologies; food supplements; and providing professional guidance to

Bulgaria: dual education on the rise

27. 3. 2018
The first national conference on dual education took place on 22 November 2017 in Sofia.

Estonia: virtual reality to improve career awareness in the healthcare sector

27. 3. 2018
A unique career orientation solution developed by the Estonian Youth Work Centre, Civitta Eesti and Maru VR, presents opportunities to explore occupations in nursing and bioanalysis – fields that o

Estonia: new financing model of VET to increase funding and stability for schools

27. 3. 2018
On December 21, 2017, draft legislation was approved by the government by which a new financing model for vocational education will be implemented in 2018.

Speed of change challenges businesses and VET

23. 3. 2018
Cedefop Director James Calleja warned that talent and speed of change are challenging both businesses and vocational education and training (VET) at a meeting on bridging the skills gap organised b

Save the date - 3rd policy learning forum on defining, writing and using learning outcomes

23. 3. 2018
Thessaloniki, 21-22 June 2018 The third Cedefop policy learning forum (PLF) on defining and writing learning outcomes will take place

Spain: dual VET gaining pace

22. 3. 2018
November 2017 marks the fifth anniversary since dual VET was first introduced in Spain and developed through ‘training and apprenticeship contracts’ established by

Europass and skills forecast evaluation

22. 3. 2018
Europass users and stakeholders involved in Cedefop’s skills forecasts have the chance to evaluate the two projects by completing brief online questionnaires by 27 April.