Informace CEDEFOP

Sweden: partial IVET qualifications for adults

14. 5. 2018
Government goals include lowering unemployment rates, counteracting a shortage of qualified labour and integrating newly arrived immigrants.

Portugal: ReferNet Portugal at Futurália

14. 5. 2018
Futurália, the largest education, training and employability exhibition in the country, was held in Lisb

Luxembourg: new TEVA barometer monitors professional integration

14. 5. 2018
In March 2018, the TEVA barometer went online.

Germany: new VET research projects in 2018

14. 5. 2018
The Federal Institute for VET (BIBB), Germany’s centre of excellence for vocational research and for the progressive development of VET, conducts many research projects.

Belgium: Flanders – taster exercises promote dual learning

14. 5. 2018
As from the next academic year (2018-19), Flemish secondary education students will have the opportunity to do a week-long taster exercise in a company, experiencing or observing work-based learnin

Austria: more apprenticeship beginners and successful career starts

14. 5. 2018
Dual apprenticeship training in Austria offers flexible training and ensures professional qualification for the young in about 200 apprenticeship occupations.

Lithuania: modernising VET by shifting to modular programmes

11. 5. 2018
After a review of vocational training programmes, over 300 that were outdated or not active have been removed from the national register.

Spain: targeting higher Erasmus VET mobility participation

11. 5. 2018
Expanding the budget of the erasmus+ programme could provide further impetus

Spain: Valencia reaches out to VET students and companies

11. 5. 2018
ReferNet Spain participates in and supports awareness-raising actions organised in the Valencia region, promoting vocational education and training among students, teachers and companies.

Cedefop expertise for Polish skills forecasting tool

11. 5. 2018
Two members of the Polish Institute of Labour and Social Affairs visited Cedefop on 3 May

Italy: Third sector reform begins

7. 5. 2018
The Third sector reform guidelines have been put into effect, involving more than 300 000 associative, cooperative and voluntary organisations, as well as more than six million volunteers.

Hungary: preparing for Erasmus+ 2018 mobility projects in VET

7. 5. 2018
Gellért Szó, a Hungarian pastry-cook who spent his apprenticeship in France, was among the 2017 winners

Denmark: preparatory education system reform

7. 5. 2018
A majority of the parliamentary parties in Denmark agreed on reform of preparatory education at the end of compulsory education to support young people who are not yet ready to enrol in upper secon

Czech Republic: public opinion survey on views of education quality

7. 5. 2018
Czech citizens believe that the quality of schools in the Czech Republic is relatively good.

Czech Republic: Work 4.0

7. 5. 2018
The Government adopted the Industry 4.0 initiative in 2016, with a document prepared by more than 70 experts and under the scope of the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

ECVET Magazine no 31 - April 2018

26. 4. 2018
Keep abreast of latest developments on ECVET, learn about creating ECVET units of learning outcomes, using the principles of ECVET and EQF, assessment of prior learning.

DGVT meeting and EU presidency conference in Sofia

26. 4. 2018
The spring semester of 2018 marks Bulgaria’s first Presidency of the Council of the European Union.