08 avril 2018

Spain: dual VET gaining pace

HomeThe Alliance for dual VET (Alianza para la FP Dual) is a state network of companies, centres and institutions committed to developing dual VET in Spain; it is promoted by the Bertelsmann Foundation, together with the Princess of Girona Foundation, main business organisations (CEOE-CEPYME) and the Chamber of Commerce of Spain. More...

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Europass and skills forecast evaluation

HomeCedefop has commissioned an independent ex-post evaluation of the Europass resources and tools and of the pan-European skills supply and demand forecasts. More...

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Setting up the infrastructure to collect vacancies for skills analysis

HomeAs part of its project on big data analysis from online vacancies Cedefop organised an expert workshop on 20 and 21 March in Milan. More...

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Greece: new qualifications register

HomeThe National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications and Vocational Guidance (EOPPEP) was the body that set up the Greek qualifications register. Since spring 2016 EOPPEP, in cooperation with the European Commission, has been connecting the register to the European classification of skills, competences, qualifications and occupations (ESCO). The register was also showcased as a best practice in the October 2017 ESCO conference. More...

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Germany: modernisation of IT occupations in the age of 4.0

HomeThe Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (BIBB) has been investigating whether there is a need to modernise the four existing dual programmes for information technology (IT) occupations which have remained unchanged since 1997. More...

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Germany: boom in continuing education and training

HomeThe results of the latest wbmonitor survey show that continuing education and training reached a peak of economic activity in 2016. Organisations providing language and technical qualifications for refugees were notable in experiencing significant developments. More...

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Poland: student video awards

HomeFour short videos, made by young IVET students to promote VET, won awards at a gala ceremony held at the Ministry of National Education on 28 November 2017. The event was part of the European vocational skills week. More...

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Luxembourg: defining future apprenticeship with Basic-check

HomeThe Chamber of Trades and the Chamber of Employees have adapted Basic-check to the Luxembourgish context and are providing it free of charge to pupils from the fifth grade of general secondary education (corresponds to the ninth year of secondary education). More...

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Germany: start-ups – a driving force for growth and competition

HomeIn Germany, some 300 000 entrepreneurs take the plunge into self-employment each year. Start-ups are of vast significance for the economy: not only do they create new jobs, they also drive competitiveness and innovation in a social market economy. More...

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European qualifications framework: supporting learning, work and cross-border mobility

HomeThe European Commission celebrated 10 years of the European qualifications framework (EQF) with a conference in Brussels on 15 and 16 March, where Cedefop had a prominent role. More...

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